The best of modern health care technology, plus the best of small town America!
Located in the midst of the beautiful rolling hills and woodlands of Pennsylvania, you don't have to be a native to feel at home here. No matter where your roots, you'll quickly recognize that the staff at Penn Highlands DuBois (PH DuBois) like other residents of the community, will make you feel right at home.
PH DuBois offers residents of west central Pennsylvania a rare combination of technologically advanced health care in a warm, friendly environment. Widely recognized as one of the leading health centers of its kind in the commonwealth, PH DuBois is an oasis of clinical and technical excellence, with a focus on patient-centered care. Its rural setting is just far enough from the hustle of the city life to make it peaceful, but close enough to provide easy access to sought-after urban attractions.
POSITION SUMMARY: The Intake Specialist facilitates incoming referrals from outside agencies into Penn Hghlands DuBois Inpatient Behavioral Health Units along with facilitation of tele-face to face assessments from Clearfield, Elk and Brookville Emergency Departments.
*Complies with PENN HIGHLANDS DUBOIS policies and procedures, accreditation agency requirements, and federal, state or local law and regulations
Demonstrates knowledge of age-related needs of the patient; utilizes the biopsychosocial assessment process on a continuous basis in the delivery of care as evidenced by:
Demonstrates judgment and clinical competency in the implementation of the treatment plan for assigned patients as evidenced by:
Participates in the admission, treatment, and discharge process with the multidisciplinary team as evidenced by:
Demonstrates judgment and clinical competency in the facilitation of referrals, including tele-face to face assessments and third party referrals as evidenced by:
Participates in the development of new staff as evidenced by but not limited to:
Demonstrates professional accountability as evidenced by but not limited to:
Ensures an environment of patient safety through:
Demonstrates and maintains ongoing competencies for:
Maintains current CPR and Comprehensive Crisis Management certifications
General duties as directed
**Will work every other weekend
**Will work 3 holidays per year