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PRN Mobile Assessment Team (MAT) Assessor-Day Shift - (119290)

Universal Health Services
Phoenix, AZ 85003
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    119290

Valley Hospital: is built on three core principles, outstanding care, compassionate people and unparalleled service. We are a private 122 bed psychiatric hospital specializing in mental health care and chemical dependency counseling services.

Valley Hospital is seeking a motivated PRN Mobile Assessment Team (MAT)Assessorto join our team!

Job Description:PRN (as needed) MAT Assessor, 7:00am-7:30pm (Friday, Saturday, Sunday)

The Mobile Assessment team assessor performs crisis assessment to clients who are in crisis hospital setting. The assessment team provides crisis services 24 hours a day, seven days a week (including on-call services) to provide emergency services to patients in a hospital setting. These crisis calls will include anyone who has attempted suicide, is a danger to self or others, is impaired due to a psychosis, or other mental health issues. Our assessors will conduct an in-depth crisis assessment for these patients and provide appropriate recommendation for continued treatment, referring the patient to the proper level of care including outpatient or inpatient treatment, filing a petition for a court ordered evaluation or providing the patients with community resources they can access.

Please note this is a Per Diem (non-benefit eligible position). Must be willing to work weekends and or holidays if scheduled.

Job Requirements

Education:

Registered Nurse or Masters degree from accredited college or university in social work (see below)

or related clinical mental health field.

Experience:

  • A minimum of two (2) years experience in behavioral health setting, including crisis intervention, must have strong clinical assessment skills.

Licensure:

  • RN, LCSW, LPC, LMSW, LAC, LISAC or other healthcare related licensure.

Additional Requirements:

  • Must have valid level one IVP fingerprint card issued by the Arizona Department of Public Safety upon hire
  • CPR certification prior to employment and management of aggressive behavior (SAMA) training will be completed during orientation.
  • May be required to work flexible hours

One of the nations 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 2018, UHS was recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #268 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

Posted: 2020-01-11 Expires: 2020-04-02

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PRN Mobile Assessment Team (MAT) Assessor-Day Shift - (119290)

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