Requisition ID: 66172
Ministry: Presence St Joseph Hosp Elgin
Location: Presence St Joseph Elgin
77 North Airlite Street, Elgin, IL 60123-4912 United States (US)
Department: 20245091 Emergency Services PSJH
Daily Hours: 8
Standard Hours: 0
Employment Status: PRN / Registry
Employment Type: Regular
The Crisis Intervention Behavioral Health Specialist provides crisis intervention and discharge planning. Serves as a resource for the Emergency Room (ER) and Mental Health units. Screens patient needs in crisis situations that include, but are not limited to behavioral health, child abuse, alleged sexual assault, domestic violence, and confers with Emergency Department (ED) physician's assessment. Follows established policies and procedures appropriate for the situation and makes appropriate referrals and facilitate discharge planning as directed by ED physician.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor's degree in social work, psychology or related field required. Master's Degree preferred.
Minimum one year of hospital psychiatric work or relevant fieldwork placement in the mental health field required.
Proficient in Microsoft Office software (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint). Knowledge of Meditech, Electronic Document Management (EDM) and Electronic Medical Record (EMR) tools.
Business Unit: Presence St Joseph Hosp Elgin
Job Function: Behavioral Health
EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability