Crisis Interventionist PRN
Location:
Dallas , Texas
Posted:
October 22, 2017
Reference:
07126-93939
Crisis Interventionist
PRN (As Needed)
MEDICAL CITY GREEN OAKS HOSPITAL

POSITION SUMMARY:
Coordinates all assessments ordered by ER physicians or attending physicians concerning psychiatric or substance abuse problems. Performs age-specific mental health assessments on potential clients and refers to appropriate areas.

JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Provides crisis assessments in med/surg hospitals
• Participates in the assessment process
• Coordinates, implements and completes transfer or referral process
• Serves as a liaison between physicians, patients/family and the hospital
• Accurately maintains files, logs and reports as requested or required
• Provides crisis intervention for all age groups
• Adheres to hospital policies and procedures
• Demonstrates an understanding of and adherence to the Code of Conduct
• Conduct reflects the Company's values and a commitment to the Code of Conduct
• Performs other duties as requested or required
Qualifications:
QUALIFICATIONS:
Current Texas RN licensure or LMSW, LCSW, LPC or LPCi. Must have 2 years acute general psychiatric experience. Must have current CPR before completion of orientation.

FUNCTIONAL CAPACITY AND WORKING CONDITIONS:
Essential function of the job includes: Walking and standing daily infrequently carrying up to 10 lbs., ability to grasp, requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range, full range of motion to include restraining patients to protect them from harm to themselves or others; some exposure to changes in temperature due to weather, some exposure to communicable diseases or bodily fluids, hand-eye coordination, manual and finger dexterity. OSHA BLOOD BORNE CATEGORY II.

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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