Behavioral Health Associate - Low Acuity, PRN/As needed, Nights
Company: AMITA Health
Location: Hoffman Estates
Posted on: November 20, 2018
We're Hiring Title: Behavioral Health AssociateCity, State: Hoffman Estates, ILLocation: AMITA Health - Behavioral Health HospitalDepartment: Adlt Psychiatry Nrsng Unit 002 - Low AcuityAdditional Job Details: PRN/As needed, NightsShift: ****Position is as needed for high census and staff coverage, hours are 11:00pm - 7:30am, with some weekend and holiday coverageWhy Join AMITA? AMITA Health (www.AMITAhealth.org) is a joint operating company formed by the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL and St. Louis, MO based Ascension. AMITA Health is the largest health system in Illinois, comprising 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. The health system has 900 providers in its medical groups, more than 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners and serves over 4.3 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.What You Will Do Job Summary:Provides behavioral health counseling services.Responsibilities:Conducts patient assessments and establishes therapy treatment goals.Administers individual and group therapy. Maintains thorough and confidential records of observations.Evaluates progress and effectiveness of therapy interventions.Provides patient with information regarding resources and therapeutic activities in the community.QualificationsLicenses/Certifications/Registration:Required Credential(s):BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. Certification specializing in Crisis Prevention credentialed from the Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. Education:Bachelor's Level Degree, Bachelor degree in behavioral health field requiredWork Experience:One year of experience in behavioral healthcare preferredExperienced in the treatment of Affective Disorders including Major Depression & AnxietyFamiliar with the treatment of Substance Use disordersEqual Employment Opportunity AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.
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