Behavioral Health Clinical Assistant - Philhaven - Prince Street Outpatient - Full time, Days/Eves - CNA Preferred

Lancaster, PA | Behavioral Health | Tracking Code: 57322

article preview image
article preview image
Walk-In Wednesdays
August 14th
September 4th
11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Chat with our Recruiters about current open positions for RNs, Nursing Assistants and Psych Techs.
article preview image
article preview image
Walk-In Wednesday - York Hospital Only
September 18th
10:00 am - 12:00 pm
Chat with our Recruiters about current open positions for RNs, Nursing Assistants and Psych Techs.

Position Summary:

General Summary:
Under direct supervision, provides clinical support services to patient care staff by performing a variety of duties related to patient care. Acts as a liaison between the physician/APC and patient/family. Supports the activities and necessary functions related to providing high quality professional care in a patient and family-centered fashion that is customer friendly. Develops a good collaborative, professional relationship that enhances each of their respective functions and promotes improved outcomes and clinical efficiencies. Has a basic understanding of behavioral health and physical health and will work closely with the day hospital/outpatient support staff and the WellSpan system of care.

 

Duties and Responsibilities:

1 Analyzes chart for missing information such as physician signatures. Also, checks to see if authorizations need to be requested by clinician.
2 Measures and records patient height, weight, pulse, BMI, BP, and waist circumference.
3 Attaches prepared forms and documents to the appropriate patients records as directed by the program nurse and/or physician.
4 Documents and records information into the patient record by entering, recording, storing and maintaining information in written or electronic form.
5 Assist the program nurse with coordinating and facilitating closing of a clients medical record in accordance to program policy or as directed by the assigned physician.
6 Responsible for filing and scanning all pertinent information into medical record (i.e., lab reports, progress notes, initial evaluations, etc.) as needed.
7 Ensures the validity of the releases of information.

Required Skills
  • Excellent human relations and oral/written communication skills
  • Analytical abilities
  • Computer and keyboard skills
  • Knowledge of and ability in the care and handling of patients in all age groups
  • Knowledge of Lexicomp, Lippincott, Systems of Care, eCare, community services and/or other physician support systems
  • Proficiency in Therapeutic Crisis Intervention (TCI) principles of de-escalation
Required Experience

1 year experience in a health-related field 

Must possess a valid driver’s license in the current state of residence; driving record must meet requirements established by WellSpan Risk Management


Quality of Life

WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization is comprised of a multispecialty medical group of more than 1,500 physicians and advanced practice clinicians, a regional behavioral health organization, a home care organization, eight respected hospitals, more than 19,000 employees, and 170 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. We are committed to transforming the health of the communities we serve and to educating the next generation of clinicians, staff and leaders.

Quality of Life
Quality of Life

Lancaster City was the capital of Pennsylvania from 1799 to 1812. Today, Lancaster County includes a vibrant downtown business district, desirable suburban neighborhoods and sprawling agricultural farms. Life in Lancaster County offers affordable housing, options for higher education, a thriving arts and cultural community, historical attractions, parks and recreational resources, an independent professional baseball team, fine dining and more. When visiting Lancaster, one can't help but recognizing the influence of the Pennsylvania Dutch — farm-to-table and beyond.

Conveniently located in southcentral Pennsylvania, Lancaster is within an easy commute to major cities and has ready access to public transportation. Residents can find local employment in healthcare, tourism, public administration, manufacturing, and both professional and semi-professional services. (Patient population: 535,000)

Equal Opportunity Employment

WellSpan Health is an equal opportunity employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, color or any other protected class. WellSpan Health does, however, have a tobacco-free/nicotine-free hiring policy.

Similar Opportunities
Share