Fraser Health Career

Clinician, Assertive Community Treatment (ACT)

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Are you passionate about helping others? Do you want to work for one of British Columbia's top employers? If you have answered yes to these questions we want you to continue reading

Fraser Health is responsible for the delivery of hospital and community-based health services to over 1.8 million people in 20 diverse communities from Burnaby to Fraser Canyon on the traditional territories of the Coast Salish peoples. Our team of nearly 40,000 staff, medical staff and volunteers is dedicated to serving our patients, families and communities to deliver on our vision: Better health, best in health care.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for a Clinician to join our Mental Health & Substance Use department based out of Burnaby, BC .

Build on your education and experience as you:

  • Provide advanced clinical practice and interventions in the community setting.
  • Screen and respond to referrals through the intake process, and from a variety of sources, to ensure clients meet service mandate.
  • Provide mental health and/or substance abuse assessments and, where appropriate, take steps to stabilize crisis situations and makes referrals to follow-up service and support.
  • Coordinate client treatment by ensuring that clients have a service plan that maximizes rehabilitation and utilizes relevant community supports that are developed in partnership and coordinated with the client and caregiver/family and the interdisciplinary team.
  • Promote and facilitate client independence, by modeling, counseling and teaching life skills within a bio-psycho-social rehabilitation model.
  • Document observations, interventions and service outcomes in client records.
  • Maintain required statistical documentation and health information systems in accordance with Fraser Health processes and standards.
  • Successful Applicant Has:

  • Master's Degree in a health related discipline from an approved post-secondary institution.
  • Three (3) years recent related experience or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.
  • Valid Class 5 BC Driver's License and access to personal vehicle for business use.
  • If this sounds like the ideal role, here are more reasons why you should apply:

  • A career that offers you the opportunity to work in a fast growing and exciting organization with professionals who are excellent in their respective fields.
  • Fantastic opportunities for support and mentorship into supervisory and management roles are available as you advance within the organization.
  • An opportunity to make a difference every single day in the world of health care.
  • Take the next step and apply so we can continue the conversation

    Come work with dedicated health care providers who are enthusiastic and committed to provide quality healthcare to our clients/patients/residents. We invite you to find out why more than 95% of new employees recommend Fraser Health as an excellent place to work. Work hard and have fun while you do it.

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    calendar_today 5 days ago

    info Full Time

    location_on Burnaby, Canada

    work Fraser Health Career

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