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Behavioral Health Specialist

Aurora San Diego San Diego, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
Job Description

As a Behavioral Healthcare Specialist youll provide direct patient care to geriatric, adult, adolescent, or child patients with psychiatric disorders; to ensure the safety and well-being of these patients; to support the maintenance of therapeutic milieu.

Responsibilities:

  • Participate in input and follow through with regard to treatment planning
  • Observe and identify patients problems, needs and strengths, and suggest treatment plan modifications
  • Provide input on and implement patient discharge plans
  • Accompany and transport patients as assigned
  • Facilitate patient community meetings
  • Maintain patient unit and related documentation
  • Admit new patients to the unit, program and milieu
  • Maintain a safe, orderly, and therapeutic environment for patients
  • Assists patients with daily living activities consistent with treatment plans
  • Carry out administrative and clerical assignments to support patient care, and organizational operations

Skills:

  • Familiarity with medical and psychological terminology, basic principles of psychology and human behavior

Requirements

  • High School Diploma
  • 1 year health care experience preferred
  • Current BLS for Healthcare Providers (CPR) and PRO-ACT required

Benefits

  • Health Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • 401K Retirement Plan
  • Healthcare Spending Account
  • Dependent Care Spending Account
  • PTO Plan with Holiday Premium Pay
  • Life Insurance (Supplemental Life, Term and Universal plans are also available.)
  • Short and Long-Term Disability (with additional buy-in opportunities)
  • Tuition Reimbursement

Aurora San Diego

Address

San Diego, CA
USA

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