Full time A&R Counselor, NOC shift position. Sun – Thursday 10 p.m.-6:30a.m. shift
This position is responsible for facilitating by performing initial assessment and referral activities for all incoming and potential patients, consulting with potential patients, patients’ families, medical staff and other hospital staff, and counseling patients and patients’ families with regard to current assessments, recommended referrals and recommended required levels of care.
Master’s Degree in social work, psychology, counseling or a related field: or equivalent combination of education and experience. A minimum of two (2) years experience in a mental health setting preferred. Working knowledge of the Addiction & Recovery field and experience in clinical interviewing, patient assessment, family motivation, treatment planning, communicating with external review organizations or comparable entities, and working effectively with people of diverse backgrounds. Must work well in a fast paced environment with multiple tasks being performed at once. Must be able to work and concentrate amidst distractions such as conversation and foot traffic; ability to handle interruptions often and be able to move from one task to another; must be flexible. Must be able to work in a high volume and demanding environment. Must have great etiquette and customer service skills with patients, families and staff.
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.
Canyon Ridge Hospitala106-bed behavioral health facility located on the western edge of San Bernardino County. Canyon Ridge Hospital is a full-service psychiatric hospital that operates within a 15-mile radius of Riverside, Los Angeles and Orange Counties. Canyon Ridge Hospital has been a public resource for behavioral health and substance abuse treatment in the greater Inland Empire since 1989. Our acute care facility offers a safe and comfortable environment for both adults and adolescents. By offering a full spectrum of services (such as inpatient, partial hospitalization and intensive outpatient), Canyon Ridge Hospital is able to provide a full continuum of care for its clients.
Job Type: Full-time