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Outpatient Program Therapist (FT; 8:00a-5:00p) - (11297)

Universal Health Services
El PASO, TX
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Outpatient Program Therapist (FT; 8:00a-5:00p) - (11297)

Facility Name
El Paso Behavioral Health System
Location
El PASO, TX 79902 US (Primary)
Career Area
Professional
Category
Behavioral Health - Counselor
Job Description

El Paso Behavioral Health System is a free-standing 163-bed free-standing behavioral health hospital connected to a large outpatient clinic both featuring a variety of clinical programs and units for specific service lines designed to meet the needs of each special population.  We believe healing comes from a variety of therapeutic and innovative treatments.

El Paso Behavioral offers comprehensive benefits for the QUALITY ASSURANCE COORDINATOR Full-Time position, such as:

  • A challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Drug Plan
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • 401(K) with company match and discounted stock plan
  • Career development opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries

 

What do our current QA coordinators value at UHS?

 

An environment that puts patient care first.  One of the most rewarding aspects of working as a QUALITY ASSURANCE COORDINATOR Full-Time is providing excellent care, comfort, and security to the patients and families you treat, at their most vulnerable times.  Having the opportunity to grow, learn, and advance in your career.  Supportive and responsive leadership.  Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

 

*UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc.  All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc.  To the extent any reference to “UHS or UHS facilities” on this website including any statements, articles, or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services’ subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware.  Further, the terms “we,” “us,” “our” or “the company” in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services’ subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware.  Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.  Please, no phone calls or emails.  All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS.  No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

Job Requirements

POSITION SUMMARY

The Outpatient Program Therapist performs social service functions to include assisting patients in meeting their biopsychosocial needs through enabling them to access therapeutic treatment skills and achieve their optimal level of emotional health and stability.  In addition, the program therapist will provide basic consultation, teaching, individual and group therapy, family sessions, and crisis intervention services.  Furthermore, they are an active participant in providing information and initiating referral services for the patients’ served.

QUALIFICATIONS

Education:  Master’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Social Work or a clinical related mental health field.  Must have a license in good standing or be within 90 days of obtaining required license.

Experience:  Program Therapist requires a minimum of one (1) year of experience in a mental health field.  Must have strong clinical assessment skills and direct experience in family and group therapies, crisis intervention, and treatment planning.  Must possess experience in properly documenting services rendered to our patients.  Preferred psychiatric facility experience.  

License:  Program Therapist must possess a state license at the time of employment.  In the event that candidate does not possess a state license, he/she must obtain it within 90 days of employment.  Proof of licensure will be required within 90 days of employment.  Exceptions will only be made on an individual basis and at the discretion of the Director of Clinical Services.

Preferred Licensure Requirements:  Texas License in Social Work or clinical related mental health field.  This is to include but not limited to LPC-Intern, LPC, LMSW, LCSW, LMFT, and LCDC.

Additional Requirements: Handle with Care training must be completed within 30 days of employment and prior to assisting in any restraining procedures.  Competencies will be administered within 30 days of hire and annually via test taking, return demonstration, or the use of simulation.  Required to work flexible hours, overtime for hourly staff, holidays, and weekends.  TB Test and CPR certification must be completed prior to working with patients.  Must have knowledge of CMS, TJC, TAC, OSHA, state and federal regulatory requirements, and hospital policies.

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