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Therapist PRN - (191031)

Universal Health Services

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Therapist PRN - (191031)

Facility Name
River Point Behavioral Health
JACKSONVILLE, FL 32216 US (Primary)
Career Area
Other, Rehabilitation Physical Therapist (RPT)
Job Description

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion River Point Behavioral Healthis a 99-bed treatment facility that specializes in quality behavioral health and substance abuse services for youth, adults and seniors. We offer a full continuum of care through an integrated system of inpatient, residential, partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient programs. Progressive professionals in the fields of psychiatry, medicine, nursing, social services, education and activity therapy provide our comprehensive services. Provides individual and group therapy on assigned cases, including obtaining psychosocial and other assessment information, referral source contact, case coordination and discharge planning Checks clinical department clipboard for needed assessment information and completes report within 72 hours, including weekends and holidays Completes Patient Orientation/Handbook Acknowledgement as needed Assures all case coordination is completed and documented in the chart Assists with completing releases/consents as needed from patient and/or family Assists with preliminary discharge plan formulation with the treatment team and family as an integral part of treatment Ensures that therapies conducted are consistent with the goals and philosophies of the program and supportive of each patient’s individual treatment plan Conducts didactic classes on specific issues relating to patients’ current needs Documents appropriate assessments and notes in patient chart as per hospital policy and procedure Charting is clear, concise, and reflects weekly treatment plan goals/objective on a timely basis Completes group notes in a timely manner Completes all treatment plans in a timely manner and includes all required clinical service objectives as needed Assists the primary therapist with documentation as needed Assists the primary therapist with case management as needed Attends treatment team meeting as available Provides feedback to primary therapist on problems listed on treatment plan Checks the treatment plan for specific and measureable goals for the patient to achieve. These should be short and long term goals Documents referrals that are made for services not provided by the facility as needed Assures that changes in diagnosis, legal status, medical issues, identified problems and discharge plans are discussed with the primary therapist Maintains and exhibits knowledge related to the treatment of adults in an acute setting Exhibits knowledge and skill related to group work with adults Demonstrates an understanding of specific issues related to patients from age 18 through the older adult population Demonstrates knowledge of external service which can be accessed for adults upon discharge Provides dual diagnosis care, as deemed necessary, including group community resource work Identifies alterations in sensory perceptual images, recognizing the differences between illusions, delusions and hallucinations Provides assistance as needed to nursing/admissions staff when they are assessing an individual Performs duties as assigned by Program and Department Director Demonstrates knowledge of DSM-IV diagnostic criteria and the treatment of: (a) Eating Disorders (b) Somatoform Disorders (c) Mood Disorders (d) Dissociative Disorders (e) Gender & Sexual Disorders (f) Adjustment Disorders (g) Personality Disorder (h) Chemical Dependency (i) Anxiety Disorders

Job Requirements

Qualified candidates must have the following: * Masters Degree in Psychology or a related field * Must have at least 1-year inpatient experience *

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