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Adjunctive Therapy (AT) Aide - (125109)

Universal Health Services
Las Cruces, NM 88001
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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.

Position Requirements:

Minimum of one year of experience in psychiatric or mental health setting or related experience preferred. College level reading, writing, time management and organizational skills, teaching or training skills helpful; willing to work flexible hours, must exert self-control in volatile or hostile situations; able to respond well to deadlines.

Must have an ability to initiate/motivate patients to attend and participate in activities offered, basic awareness of psychological needs of patient populations, knowledge of growth and developmental issues for patients of all ages, an understanding of psychological needs of these groups and basic interventions used at different ages is required. Ability to assist patients in leisure/recreation activities and ability to perform gross motor/physical activity, i.e., sports, exercise.

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Position Summary:

The Adjunctive Therapy (AT) Aide is responsible for providing direct patient care to adolescents and adults. Will organize and lead various activities offered to in-patients (gym/exercise time, art time, etc.). Responsible for maintaining a safe and therapeutic environment, documenting, and working collaboratively with the Nursing Department.

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Posted: 2020-02-20 Expires: 2020-04-02

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