EMERGENCY SERVICES SCREENER I - BEHAVIORAL HEALTH - ISU DETOX- NEW PORT RICHEY- PRN - VARIED HOURS &

Employer
Location
New Port Richey, Florida
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
Oct 13, 2016
Closes
Oct 22, 2016
Ref
166147
Industry
Healthcare
Category
Healthcare

EMERGENCY SERVICES SCREENER I - BEHAVIORAL HEALTH - ISU DETOX- NEW PORT RICHEY- PRN - VARIED HOURS & SHIFTS(

Job Number: 166147)

Description

The Emergency Services Screener I provides crisis intervention and assessment for adults, children and adolescents, to make recommendations for treatment that provides the least restrictive environment to meet the individual's needs for voluntary and involuntary psychiatric and substance abuse treatment. Coordinates the Intake/psych ED waiting area in conjunction with other intake/ED Team Members to ensure the care, welfare, safety and security of persons served. Responsible to coordinate with law enforcement, other hospitals, central access and outpatient agencies by providing phone screening and triage for individuals needing placement in a behavioral health receiving facility. Responds to telephone and in-person requests for referrals to internal and external sources. Performs other duties as assigned. Required Experience includes 1 years Mental Health or Mental Health internship with 6 months Acute emergency care preferred.

Qualifications

Certifications and LicensuresRequiredCPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation)
EducationRequiredBachelor'sCounselingOrBachelor'sSocial WorkOrBachelor'sNursingOrBachelor'sSpecial EducationOrBachelor'sHealth EducationOrBachelor'sHuman ServicesOrBachelor'sRelated Field
ExperienceRequired1 yearReference summary for detailsPreferred6 monthsAcute Care
Specific SkillsRequiredKnowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to positionRequiredOrganizational skillsRequiredCustomer service skillsRequiredWork with minimal supervisionRequiredComputer skills appropriate to positionRequiredInterpersonal skillsRequiredCritical thinking skillsRequiredWork with a teamRequiredWritten and verbal communication skillsRequiredDelegation skills

Organization: 2610-BAYCARE BEHAVORIAL HEALTH

Primary Location: FL-New Port Richey-BayCare Behavioral HealthSchedule: Varies

Shift: VariableShift Hours: VARIES

Weekend Work: Every Other

On Call: No