RN Mobile Assessment - Behavioral Health Services - PRN in Jeffersonville, IN at Clark Memorial Hospital

Date Posted: 9/9/2018

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Job Description

Clark Memorial Hospital

Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville, IN have an opportunityfor a RN Mobile Assessment - Behavioral Health Services

Clark Memorial Hospital has provided superior health care servicesto the residents of southern Indiana since 1922. The hospital is a 241-bed,acute-care facility located on a 22-acre campus. The campus also includes twomedical office buildings and an outpatient surgery center. Clark Memorial ownsan urgent care center and diagnostic

Imaging center. Additionally, it manages its growing physicianoffice through the Clark Physician Group, which employs more than 50 providersthat includes physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners. 

Provides crisis screening assessments for adult patients in a variety of clinical settings. Screening will include brief history, mood and affect, orientation as well as any other psychiatric screening techniques that will assist the therapist in determining the safest disposition for the patient. Will assist in determining if the patient is suicidal, homicidal, delusional or hallucinating to help arrange appropriate level of care. Will provide substance use screenings to help determine level of care and appropriate program for patient to participate in. Will contact the physician on call to help make the appropriate treatment choice for the patient. Will provide appropriate referral to community resources that best meet the patient needs. 

Job Requirements

Licensed or license eligible in the state of Indiana. CPR certification

Handle with Care certification within 3 months. 1-2 years Behavioral Health Experience required.

PRN, varied shifts
Mobile Assessors are paid per assessment.
Will work at both Clark Memorial & Scott Memorial Hospitals

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