ASSESSMENT COORD (RN/LIC THER) - BEHAVIORAL HEALTH - PRN VARIABLE DAYS -

  • Northwest Texas Healthcare System
  • Amarillo, TX, USA
  • Jun 10, 2021

Job Description

Responsibilities

POSITION SUMMARY: Under indirect supervision performs diagnostic psychiatric assessments, consultations and evaluation. The RN assessment counselor may also do physical and mental nurse assessments on persons being assessed for possible admission. Responsibilities include appropriate identification of service need and referral for patients seeking mental health services.

Qualifications

MACHINES, TOOLS, EQUIPMENT, AND WORK AIDS USED :

  1. Telephone and Voice Mail
  2. Service Specific Software packages
  3. Paging system
  4. Personal Computer
  5. Facsimile Machine
  6. Copier


EDUCATION, TRAINING, EXPERIENCE AND LICENSES/REGISTRATIONS REQUIRED:

  • Current State of Texas Registered Nurse license
  • 3-5 years' experience in behavioral health setting
  • HWC and Verbal De-escalation within 30 days of hire and maintain certifications throughout employment
  • Current BLS certification upon hire and maintain certification throughout employment
  • 8 additional hours training per year in regard to aspects of assessment


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