Job Description

Extended Job Title
Mental Health Clinician - Telehealth and Onsite

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
696004 - Private Enterprise

Position Description
This a responsible professional position with limited administrative and supervisory duties at the unit level. Specific duties include testing, psychological evaluation and diagnostic services as well as counseling assigned patient caseload. This position functions under the supervision of a higher level licensed psychologist, but the individual has full professional responsibility for higher actions and advice.

Requisition ID

Travel Required
Up to 50%

Major/Essential Functions
Major/Essential Functions:
  • Provide mental health services to patients in the correctional setting (jails, prisons, transfer facilities)
  • Testing, psychological evaluation and diagnostic services as well as counseling assigned patient caseload
  • Working collaboratively with unit based nursing and administrative staff to ensure proper continuity of care for patients receiving mental health services
  • Excellent clinical documentation skills
  • Provide on-call crisis services via telehealth
  • Provide services via telehealth and on-site as needed
About Managed Care: 

TTUHSC Managed Care is a nationally recognized leader in correctional healthcare. We are accredited by the American Correctional Association and our telehealth services are accredited through URAC. We provide care to over 30,000 patients throughout the State of Texas. This position is an exciting opportunity for a Mental Health Clinician to provide patient care via telehealth and on-site to the correctional population. Opportunities for professional growth and development are available and encouraged! Learn more about TTUHSC Managed Care HERE

Benefits offered:
  • Generous paid time off, sick leave, and holiday schedule
  • 100% paid health insurance for full time employees, 50% paid for dependents
  • Dental, vision, long-term and short-term disability benefits
  • State of Texas pension plan that vests in 5 years
  • State Employee tuition forgiveness and tuition assistance for continuing education
  • Medical liability insurance for all licensed healthcare employees
  • And much more!
Our Values Based Culture:
This valuable team member shall perform work in a manner that reflects the Values of TTUHSC:
  • ONE TEAM - unite and include diverse perspectives to achieve our mission
  • KINDHEARTED - exceed expectations with a kind heart, helping hands, and a positive attitude
  • INTEGRITY - be honorable and trustworthy even when no one is looking
  • VISIONARY - nurture innovative ideas, bold explorations, and a pioneering spirit
  • BEYOND SERVICE - create and deliver positive defining moments

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate

Pay Basis

Schedule Details
Day shift with call responsibility

Work Location

Preferred Qualifications
Active license to practice in Texas as a Licensed Professional Counselor or Licensed Professional Counselor - Associate.

HSC - Correctional Managed Health Care

Private Enterprise

Required Attachments
Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Behav Health Care Professional


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
* Master’s degree in psychology or a related field from an accredited college or university

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