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Crisis Worker, Emergency Room
Department of Emergency Medicine
Full Time, Evenings - 3pm-11:30pm with every other weekend
Sellersville, PA 18960

Responsibilities

The Crisis Worker will provide crisis support, coping, safety planning and intervention to crisis patients who present within the Emergency Department. The Crisis Worker provides emergency mental health assessments to patients across the lifespan who are experiencing a crisis. Able to complete rapid and effective assessments to recommend appropriate treatment disposition. Along with the care team, the Crisis Worker uses clinical judgment to develop care plan for appropriate placement and/or resources. Plan for, obtain approvals and facilitate placement as needed.
 

Qualifications

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
  • Bachelor's degree in a human services field such as Psychology, Sociology, Social Work, Gerontology, Criminal Justice, Nursing or Counseling, and over 6 months to 1 year of experience in a mental health setting, preferably in crisis intervention/emergency services, required.
  • Knowledge of mental health laws, community resources, crisis intervention techniques, assessment and therapeutic skills, and communication skills to interface with both internal and external resources required.

SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
  • Demonstrated analytical skills.
  • Demonstrated problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrated written communication skills.
  • Strong verbal communication and listening skills.
  • Effective interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Ability to maintain the strictest levels of confidentiality.
  • Service-oriented.
  • Self-directed.
  • Excellent organizational skills.
  • Competency in the use of a variety of computer hardware and software systems.

BENEFITS:
  • Medical, free dental, vision insurance for full time and part time
  • 403B
  • Pension plan
  • On-site discounted child care center
  • Tuition reimburment up to $5250 per year
  • Free life insurance
  • Free parking
  • Paid time off
  • Sick time
  • Flexible spending accounts
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