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Psychometrist

Company: Transformations
Location: Taunton
Posted on: January 6, 2022

Job Description:

About Us:

Transformations Care Network is an established network of behavioral health clinics that, out of a passion for providing superior patient care, is empowering our clinicians and customer service teams to provide easy access to high quality, outcomes-based care to all those that need help, and when they need it most. Our vision is to create a united, centralized network of accessible, multi-specialty clinics that offer immediate, superior behavioral health treatment options. We provide our employees with the opportunity to grow, learn and expand their skills! We are growing rapidly and want to talk to you about what that looks like for you and your career!

We are currently adding a Psychometrist to our growing team in Taunton, Mass!

About the Psychometrist Role

Responsible for the coordinating, planning, and conducting of formal neuropsychological and psychological assessments under the supervision of a licensed psychologist.

To administer and score psychological test batteries evaluating cognitive, academic, neuropsychological, behavioral, and emotional status including those patients which are difficult, complex or have disorders in a specialty, in order to assist Psychologists, Psychiatrists, Neurologists, and other medical professionals in treatment decisions. Provide exceptional customer service to make sure the highest quality work standards are achieved and maintained according to practice policies and procedures. Work as part of a cohesive team in a fast-paced environment

Essential Duties and Responsibilities for Pscyhometrist:
Coordinate and schedule patients for psychological and neuropsychological testing
Assist in collecting relevant historical and behavioral data about the patient under the request and supervision of a psychologist
Ensure testing is completed in a timely manner
Administer psychological and neuropsychological testing under the supervision of a licensed psychologist
Document behavioral observations of patients during testing
Score and submit psychological and neuropsychological tests as in accordance with administration manual/training for each measure and appropriate norms
Provide a written summary of the patient's behavior during testing, including any interactions that may be observed incidentally
Scan and send all testing materials to psychologist for review
Obtains prior authorizations from patients insurance prior to testing
Adapt the administration of tests to the specific needs of each patient while staying within the standardized procedures set forth for each specific test
Store, monitor usage, and request orders of test materials, answer sheets, and other supplies to maintain a sufficient inventory
Travel to other locations as needed
Performs other duties as assigned to support testing, therapy, and prescriber services

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in psychology or related field
Knowledge of medical terminology
Understanding and complying with HIPAA
Ability to understand, interpret, and manipulator numeric or symbolic information
Proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)
Ability to maintain professionalism with patients and teammates in a mental health setting
Desire to do a thorough job in a fast-paced environment, must be detail oriented and highly organized
Excellent communication skills and ability to work well with a team especially in stressful situations
Maintains patient confidence and protect operations by keeping patient care information confidential
Creates a safe, effective work environment
Patient focused
Ability to travel to other locations as needed

Preferred Qualifications:
Training as a pscyhological or neuropsychological technician
Previous experience in a mental health practice
UCPR Certified (or willing to get certification)
Understanding of statistics
CPR Certified (or willing to get certification) through an accredited program
Experience working with patients who are suffering from anxiety, depression, addiction, and other mental disorders

Keywords: Transformations, Taunton , Psychometrist, Other , Taunton, Massachusetts

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