1+ months

THERAPIST (MA/MSW) - (96344)

Universal Health Services
Memphis, TN 38103
  • Job Code
    96344

One of the nations largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc.(UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune;ranked#276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

The Oaks at La Paloma Treatment Center is a residential treatment facility located in the heart of Memphis, Tennessee. The Oaks is more than a residential treatment center, it is a place of hope and restoration. We believe that every person has the ability to change and heal. Check us out on the web at www.TheOaksTreatment.com to learn more about us!

Job Requirements

The Oaks is seeking a dynamic and talented Therapist to join our team of compassionate, dedicated professionals. The Therapist will play a key role in delivering high quality services to our facility, patients and employees. This position is responsible for providing individual, group and family therapy. As well as providing psychoeducational group activities for consumers and family members in the residential program.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Ensures orientation of new clients immediately upon admission.
  • Obtains history and presenting information as delineated in program policy.
  • Collaboratively develops and updates an individualized treatment plan with the individual that includes targeted discharge date and plan.
  • Defines all relevant community sources affecting care and treatment of the consumer (e.g. attorney, family, case manager, etc.) and develops and follows contact plans and conjoint therapy plans.
  • Updates referring sources on patient progress, if/as approved by the individual in services.
  • Utilizes agency endorsed patient-centered therapeutic interventions and rapport-building practices, including motivational interviewing techniques, to non-confrontationally enhance consumer insight regarding diagnostic and usage patterns.
  • Documents treatment episodes, contacts, treatment plans and sessions according to periodicity and content requirements.
  • Maintains appointed continuous caseload of actively engaged individuals.
  • Responds to crisis as needed.
  • Coordinates comprehensive discharge plan to ensure seamless community reintegration.
  • Responsible for coordination of care for patients with internal departments, medical, nursing, Utilization Review, Discharge planning and business office.

Education and Experience

  • Masters degree in counseling, psychology, social work, or related field required.
  • Licensure in a mental health related field preferred.
  • Minimum 2 years of actual experience in mental health and or substance abuse field and licensed eligible preferred.

This opportunity provides the following:

  • Meaningful work, saving patient lives
  • Healthy, respectful and team-based work environment
  • Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • Student Loan Refinancing Program
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan (if applicable)
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Relocation benefits (if applicable)
  • Bonus opportunity (if applicable)

UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to UHS or UHS facilities on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms we, us, our or the company in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc. UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity.

Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via- email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

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Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-03-28

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