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Administrative Mental Health Associate - (105763)

Universal Health Services
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
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  • Job Code
    105763

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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