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Mobile Assessment Therapist (PRN) in Paris, KY at Bourbon Community Hospital

Date Posted: 12/2/2018

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Bourbon Community Hospital

Making Communities Healthier with Comprehensive Care...

You can get to know who we are and what truly makes us different by our mission, 'Making Communities Healthier'.  As health care evolves, Bourbon Community Hospital is transforming patient safety and quality care - pushing the limits and paving the way to establish new practices and set new standards.  We believe in putting the patient at the center of everything we do.  We are developing the most innovative patient experiences with our constant  investment in continuing education and leadership development programs.

We want you on our team...Bourbon Community Hospital located in Paris, a 20  minute drive from Lexington, KY is searching for a PRN Mobile Assessment Therapist to join our behavioral health team in providing face to face risk assessments, pre-commitment investigations, and crisis intervention primarily in a hospital setting both within Bourbon community as well as in surrounding sister hospitals and partnered facilities.

We are committed to serving the needs of our community and our region with exceptional quality and we are passionately focused on our patients.  We consider quality more than just a set of criteria.  It is a way of life for Bourbon Community encompassing everything we do.  This is an exciting time to join our team as we continue to grow and expand with new services.

At Bourbon Community, we believe in building careers.  That is why we offer an excellent tuition reimbursement program, competitive pay, a generous paid time off program, flexible spending account plan, choice of health insurance plans, dental, vision, life, disability plans, discounts in our café and various discounts in our community, traditional and Roth 401 (k) plans with a match, and free parking on our beautiful campus.

Simply put, our employees are the heart and soul of our organization.

Essential functions of position include, but are not limited to:

Conducts screening and/or assessments in keeping with clinical knowledge, skill level, and department policies.
Refer callers to appropriate resources
Demonstrates sufficient understanding of services available in the surrounding community.
Interacts well with referral sources
Facilitates prompt communications in the best interest of the patient and the facility's operations.
Demonstrates knowledge of programs amp/or unit services, policies, and procedures.
Responds to request for mobile within 15 minutes and presents to location within 60 minutes.
Appropriately logs and submits completed assessments in a timely manner.
Documentation on Intake Call Sheets is complete and correct in all areas.

Job Requirements


Master’s degree in Counseling, Psychology, Social Work, or Human Services field, or Licensed PsychiatricOR RN with a minimum of a BSN and psychiatric-mental health certificationCertifications: Valid KY driver's licenseNCI (nonviolent crisis intervention)Minimum Work Experience: Three years’ experience and knowledge in the area of mental health.Prefer knowledge of crisis intervention, crisis management, and risk assessment, psychiatric diagnoses, symptomology, basic chemical dependency, age specific growth and development, and experience with a psychiatric mental health population, preferably in an inpatient setting.

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran