Assessment Specialist PRN
HCA East Florida Assessment and Referral Center
(located on the University Hospital campus)
Tamarac, FL Join the Future of Healthcare NOW!
The ARC department operates on a 24/7 basis and will be rapidly expanding, requiring multiple new clinicians to join this exciting team.
Using the latest telemedicine technology, the Assessment Specialist responds to requests from local HCA Hospitals for psychiatric crisis assessments of patients within HCA emergency rooms, psychiatric intake departments and hospital medical floors.
Activity may include mental status evaluation, recommendations to physician regarding patient's level of behavioral health care needs, and confirmation of medical stability for inpatient psychiatric admission.
The Assessment Specialist also receives calls from the community requesting information and referral, reviews requests for behavioral health admission from community referral sources, and coordinates with the HCA Transfer Center for moving patients to the most appropriate behavioral health placement.Qualifications:
- Licensure- LCSW, LMHC, LMFT, or Licensed Psychologist required
- Education- Master's Degree or above in Behavioral Health
- Experience- 2 years of Behavioral Health experience required, 3 years with Psychiatric Assessment/Intake preferred
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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