Mental Health Advocate, Emergency Dept
Duluth, GA 
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Job Description
Mental Health Advocate, Emergency Department
  • Facility:Northside Hospital Duluth
  • Job ID:98278
  • Job Category:Behavioral Health
  • Employment Type:Part - Time
  • Shift:Day
  • Department:678A EMERGENCY SERVICES
  • Location:Duluth, GA
  • Education Required:Bachelors Degree
  • Experience Required:1 - 3 Years

Northside Hospital is award-winning, state-of-the-art and continually growing. Constantly expanding the quality and reach of our care to our patients and communities creates even more opportunity for the best healthcare professionals in Atlanta and beyond. Discover all the possibilities of a career at Northside today.

Position Description:
Carries out a variety of direct and indirect nursing patient care activities and tasks which support the maintenance of the therapeutic milieu and which meet the patient's needs for safety and comfort.

Position Requirements:
BS or BA degree in psychology, social work or related field with one year inpatient experience in mental health OR Three (3) years' experience in mental health care/social service may be substituted for or considered in lieu of degree. Skilled in effective verbal and written communications, interviewing, and counseling. Must be able to demonstrate sound judgment, maturity, and the ability to act with objectivity and empathy in crises. Healthcare Provider BLS.

Licensure/Certification Requirements:
Yes

Work Hours:
10a-8p

Weekend Requirements:
Yes

On-Call Requirements:
No

RP Code:3E8

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law. .

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Part Time
Work Hours (i.e. shift)
Day
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
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