Job Title: E.a.p. Specialist

Company: MidHudson Regional Hospital

City/State: Poughkeepsie, NY

Category: Allied Health Prof/Technical

Department: Employee Asst Prog.

Union: No

Position: Full Time

Hours: M-F 800-1630

Shift: Day

Req #: 36913

Hiring Range: $35.98-$45.23/Hr

Job Details:

Provide Employee Assistance services to the employees, family members of MidHudson Regional Hospital of Westchester Medical Center and all contracted work organizations of The WorkPlace EAP. Ability to travel between any office and/or business location.


  • Provides EAP Assessment, motivational treatment and referral services to employees and their family/support system of contracted work organizations. Assessment includes the review of presenting issue; current functioning and history; mental status examination; formulation and implementation of a service plan for both self and supervisory referrals.
  • Completes written case record documentation, including notes on all client contacts, collateral contacts, logs, reviews and co-signs letter of introduction letter within expected time frames. Contact the supervisor on all supervisory re- ferrals within twenty-four business hours after initial session with client and document. (ES)
  • Provides psycho-educational work and wellness related materials and workshops at the request of contracted organizations, including both managerial and employee level training. Develops a new educational/wellness workshop presentation. Present sat least two new workshop topics per year.
  • Provides after hour coverage for 24-hour hotline, approximately one week per month. Provides crisis intervention services for contract organizations, employees and employee family members. Remains proficient in all after hour services provided by The WorkPlace and EAP. Logs in all after hour calls the next business day.
  • Participates in at least two-community service and/or educational programs per year for professional growth and development. Gives an in-service to EAP staff following participation.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


  • Five plus years of post graduate experience that relates to the field of Employee Assistance work.
  • Basic computer and office equipment skills.


  • Master’s degree in Social Work or masters in other related field.
  • LMSW or LCSW


  • If applicable, the individual performing this job may reasonably anticipate coming into contact with human blood and other potentially infectious materials. Individuals in this position are required to exercise universal precautions, use personal protective equipment and devices, and learn the policies concerning infection control.

About Us:

MidHudson Regional Hospital

MidHudson Regional Hospital in Poughkeepsie, NY, is home to the mid-Hudson Valley’s most advanced healthcare services. This 243-bed facility cares for more than 10,000 inpatients annually while performing an additional 325,000 outpatient procedures each year. MidHudson Regional Hospital operates the area’s only Level II trauma center, is home to the Redl Center for Cancer Care and Center for Robotic Surgery, and is a destination hospital for patients with serious illnesses and injuries. 


We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package which includes:
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Saving Account
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Tuition Reimbursement