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2018-01-112018-02-09

Crisis Counselor -Centre County Per Diem - (239670)

Universal Health Services
CENTRE HALL, PA
  • Job Code
    3127
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Crisis Counselor -Centre County Per Diem - (239670)

Facility Name
Location
CENTRE HALL, PA 16828 US (Primary)
Career Area
Professional
Category
Rehabilitation Physical Therapist (RPT)
Job Description
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion. 1The Meadows Psychiatric Center is a 117-bed inpatient behavioral health care facility with numerous outpatient programs, which span the entire continuum of care. The beautiful 52-acre rural campus is located minutes outside State College in Central Pennsylvania. The Meadows Psychiatric Center provides comprehensive services to children, adolescents and adults. Universal Community Behavioral Health (UCBH) is the continuum of the outpatient care system that The Meadows Psychiatric Center founded in July 1999. At this time, the facility recognized some of the challenges in rural areas surrounding the hospital and began a mission to extend behavioral health services by developing an array of programs based on community needs throughout surrounding counties. UCBH includes programs such as: • Mobile Crisis • Outpatient Therapy and Medication Clinics • Blended Case Management Our MISSION is to provide safe, high quality, cost effective behavioral health services throughout our continuum of care. It is our VISION to provide individualized patient care aimed toward recovery and to promote a culture of service excellence. The candidate selected will be responsible for the following: -Engaging with individuals experiencing a mental health and/or Drug & Alcohol crisis on the telephone or face to face -Achieve short term goals through resolution of the crisis event -Provide recover oriented supportive counseling, verbal de-escalation and conflict resolution -Conduct clinical assessment, suicide/homicide risk assessment and prevention -Facilitate referrals for outpatient and inpatient services -Foster positive relations with community partners such as hospitals, police, schools and human service providers
Job Requirements
The following are the job requirements for the position: Bachelor's degree with major course work in sociology, psychology, criminal justice, human d

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