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Mental Health Associate - (12121)

Universal Health Services
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Mental Health Associate - (12121)

Facility Name
Crescent Pines Hospital
ATLANTA, GA 30381 US (Primary)
Career Area
Behavioral Health - Support Staff
Job Description

:Crescent Pines Hospital is currently seeking exceptional candidates for the role of Mental Health Associate/Assistant (MHA) for the facility. This role is responsible to:
• Monitor unit patients and complete patient safety rounds as assigned.
• Participate in treatment planning by helping to identify patients’ problems, needs and strengths. Report all areas of concern regarding patient’s mental or physical status to the Charge Nurse.
• Assist in the admission process, including obtaining vital signs, safety search of patients and personal belongings, obtaining urine specimens and orienting new patients to the unit and their program.
• Ensure precaution protocols are followed, and encourage patients to actively participate in all program activities.
• Accompany patients as assigned by Charge Nurse.
• Plan and prepare adequately to assist in groups.
• Maintain patient, program, department and related documentation ensuring that forms are properly and promptly completed and routed.
• Participate in hospital emergency codes necessary to the unit’s and the hospital’s safe operation.
• Provide general nursing assistance, appropriate to patients’ age and as assigned and supervised by charge nurse.
• Monitor vital signs and assist patients with activities of daily living.
• Carry out clerical and administrative assignment to support patient care and department operations, including taking and routing of phone messages.

As a subsidiary of UHS, Crescent Pines Hospital is a 50-bed Behavioral Health facility located in Stockbridge, GA serving children, adolescents, and adults from ages 4 and up. We provide comprehensive psychiatric care for a wide range of diagnoses. We are looking for positive, compassionate individuals committed to making a difference in the lives of our patients. It that's you, we would love to speak with you about the possibility of joining our team!

One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies. Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.




Job Requirements

:High school diploma required for positon, although Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred; previous psychiatric/substance abuse experience preferred. Pre-employment assessment test required.:

Posted: 2018-12-18 Expires: 2019-01-16

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