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Administrative Mental Health Associate - (105763)

Universal Health Services
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
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The Administrative Mental Health Associate (AMHA) is responsible of maintaining the overall milieu management and safety of patient and staff in the unit and collaborating effectively with Nurse Manager, RN, & MHA

  • Audit Charts for legal status: Section 12, CV, (condition voluntary) , three (3) day notice, methadone consent are signed and dates to expire- update the computer form
  • Auditing charts: to ensure H & P, MAT and Treatment plans are signed and completed
  • Schedule outside appointments and arrange transportation and notify charge nurse of needs.
  • Answer telephone promptly and courteously, File and fax as needed
  • Update the physician coverage list, patient board and housekeeping discharge bed list
  • Complete the daily census sheet
  • Ensure all patients have pictures in computer
  • Order and pick up supplies, stock forms and ensure file cabinets have updated forms
  • Provide direct care as directed by Unit Manager or designee including completing checks, assisting with group activities, escorting patients, or other MHA responsibilities indicated based on patient care needs
  • Participates in code green situations
  • Assists in medical emergency situation by: Assist with observation check, Call DOC, Call ambulance when needed; secure elevator, Photocopy necessary information when patient is being transported to another facility as directed by RN, i.e., face sheet, copy of labs, copy of medication sheet.

Attends staff meeting/reads minutes, Participates in establishing unit goals and standards as observed by and documented by manager.

Job Requirements

  • High school diploma or G.E.D required
  • Six months experience in inpatient psychiatry or other facility/agency experience in comparable position required
  • Six months experience in a Chemical Dependency unit required
  • Experience with substance abuse preferred
Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-03-22

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Universal Health Services
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

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