Behavioral Health Specialist

Behavioral Health Specialist

Parkview Health | Fort Wayne, IN, 46802, US
Salary Range:$30,000 – $36,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted a month ago

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Description

Summary

This position will be responsible for providing direct patient care to all developmental populations which includes maintaining milieu/patient safety, providing skill building/psycho educational groups daily, and observing patient behavior/and pertinent documentation. Provides assistance to the multidisciplinary team related to placement, discharge planning, treatment, linkage to community resources and crisis intervention. Coordinates with team to achieve quality and cost-effective patient outcomes.

Education

Bachelor's degree in a psychology, human services or related field.

Licensure/Certification

If assigned to drive company vehicle, a valid driver's license is required. If assigned to drive personal vehicle, proof of insurance is required in addition to a valid driver's license. CPR required within 60 days; and CPI required within 90 days.

Experience

1 year, will consider other relevant experience.

Other Qualifications

Must have good verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to lift 50 pounds, assist with 100 pounds.