Orchid Health, a Top 100 Company to Work for in Oregon is Looking for a Behavioral Health Program Manager to Join our Integrated Rural Clinic Team - Great Work Environment and Pay!

About Us 

Orchid Health was founded seven years ago with the belief that the most effective way to improve the health of our communities is through integrated patient-centered care that takes the time to listen to, and build trusting relationships with, each patient.

We are committed to our communities and each other, and are proud of the positive feedback and reputation that we have built. 

We now see over 4,000 patients at our four clinic locations and are currently hiring for a full-time Behavioral Health Program Manager to support our behavioral health team and programs across our four clinic sites as well as see patients at a “home-base” clinic.

Essential Job Functions 

Administrative Responsibilities: 2 or 3 days per week working mostly remote with some travel to clinic sites

  • Provide support, supervision, and education for our Behavioral Health Provider team - currently at 5 providers and growing.

  • Empower Behavioral Health Provider team and provide individual BHCs with opportunities for growth and the ability to offer new types of services in our communities (groups, etc.)

  • Assist our Leadership Team in the development and launching of local Behavioral Health Programming such as intervention and outreach into our local schools, group trainings, peer support systems, or other community endeavors. 

  • Conduct quarterly chart reviews for all Behavioral Health team members. 

  • Oversee Behavioral Health/SW Interns, and assist in the development of a successful Intern process at our clinics.

  • Assist in the development of a process for a Psychiatric Collaborative Care Model at Orchid Health.

  • Assist in developing and maintaining positive relationships with outside agencies and services for coordination of care/networking opportunities.

Clinical/Direct-Care Responsibilities: 1 day per week at “home-base” clinic

  • Consult and collaborate on a multidisciplinary team. This includes providing integrated on-site care, recommendations, and feedback to medical providers and allied staff.

  • Practice in a population-based practice management strategy with the flexibility to be interrupted to respond to urgent/emergency situations and "curbside consults".

  • Provide assessments, screening, or treatment/intervention services for approximately 6-10 potentially complex patients per day while working as part of the primary care team to effectively identify, treat, and manage physical, mental, and behavioral health concerns.

Qualification Requirements 

  • A Masters or Doctorate Degree in Social Work, Psychology, or a similar Behavioral Health discipline from an accredited college or university. 

  • Current Oregon Licensure in good standing as an LCSW or Licensed Psychologist (Psy.D).

  • A minimum of five (5) years of providing behavioral health services (i.e. assessment, diagnosis, or treatment of an individual's behavioral health needs) in the behavioral health field, after full licensure was granted. 

  • A minimum of 2 years experience working in an integrated healthcare settings (with primary care, dental, and mental health) 

  • A minimum of 2 years of Leadership Knowledge/Experience - Qualified to provide Supervision to Licensed Professional Counselors, LCSW Interns, or similar Behavioral Health Providers. 

  • A minimum of 2 years experience or skills in Program Development - prefer a Self-Starter who is creative and organized. 

  • An ability to build a quick rapport with patients and staff, and to practice in a manner that involves full patient respect, a listening ear, and a focus on patient resilience. 

  • Ability to become Credentialed with most Public and Private Health Insurance in the State of Oregon (including Medicare/Medicaid, HMO and PPO Plans, Kaiser). 

Bonus Skills (not required but strongly valued) 

  • Trauma Informed Care - Knowledge and Practice 

  • Suicide Prevention and Management Training 

  • Family Therapy Skills and Training 

  • Experience providing Group Education and Supports 

  • Familiarity with Peer Support Systems 


  • 1 day per week seeing patients at “home base” Clinic in BHC “brief consultation model” - could be Oakridge, Estacada, or Fern Ridge depending on where the candidate lives. 

  • 2 or 3 days per week (depending on working 10 hour days or 8 hour days) serving as Program Manager working from home with 2-3 leadership meetings requiring in person attendance in Eugene or Portland. 

  • Total hours per week = 30


  • $82 - $92k/year salary (for 40 hours per week) prorated based on agreed upon scheduled hours per week.

  • Sign on bonus with 2 year contract. 

  • Complete benefits package including health/dental/vision insurance, retirement, paid medical malpractice, health and wellness, life insurance, CME and more! 

  • Student loan repayment available. 

For more information and an application please visit our website: www.orchidhealth.org

Thank you!

At Orchid Health, we strive to be the place where a diverse mix of talented people want to come, to stay and do their best work. We believe in diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin and all the other fascinating characteristics that make us different.