Psychologist: Neuropsych Dept

Memorial Healthcare System   •  

Hollywood, FL

Industry: Hospitals & Medical Centers

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 64 days ago

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Summary:

Provides evaluation and treatment of patients with psychological, emotional or cognitive disorders.

Detailed responsibilities:

• Assesses a patient's cognitive, emotional, and psychological status and provides appropriate interventions and treatments.

• Collaborates with treatment team members to formulate clinical intervention. Refers patientsto other disciplines for consult and evaluation as indicated.

• Provides psychological expertise and education to a multidisciplinary team of professionals. Acts as resource to other disciplines on patient problems related to various psychological or neuro-psychological disorders.

• Develops and provides education to both hospital staff and to the community. Providessupport and education to the patient's family. Supervises interns and students.

• Initiates and discharges Baker acts as needed.

Competencies and skills:

Essential:

• STANDARDS OF BEHAVIOR: Acts in a manner that supports the standards of communication, respect, privacy, and teamwork by demonstrating a commitment to professional and ethical conduct.

• CUSTOMER SERVICE: Demonstrates commitment to service excellence by promptly addressing internal/external customer issues/requests, resolving concerns while maintaining a professional image and behavior to build and enhance the patient/family/customer experience.

• ACCOUNTABILITY: Accepts ownership of job roles and specific assignments/goals; works independently, takes responsibility for own actions; admits mistakes and judgment errors; and accepts constructive feedback. Connects personal work results to the accomplishment of team and organizational goals.

• RESPONDING TO CHANGE: Accepts change and adapts in a positive and productive manner; handles unexpected situations and changes in direction calmly and with confidence. Views new assignments and job responsibilities as an opportunity for growth.

• PATIENT ASSESSMENT – BEHAVIORAL HEALTH: Uses a variety of tools and techniques to assess and diagnose the behavioral health patient.

• BEHAVIORAL HEALTH TREATMENT PLANNING: Develops individualized plans that define specific behavioral problems and therapeutic interventions with measurable goals.

• BEHAVIORAL HEALTH THERAPY: Provides behavioral health therapy using various modalities.

• ANALYSIS AND DECISION MAKING: Uses decision making processes and tools to analyze situations and make effective decisions.

• PATIENT AND FAMILY CENTERED CARE: "Provides Patient and Family Centered Care topatients, families, visitors and internal customers"

• CLINICAL POLICIES AND STANDARDS: Applies knowledge of clinical standards, policies, and procedures relevant to function and organization.

Education:

Essential:

• Doctorate

Education specialization:

Essential:

• Psychology


Credentials:

Essential:

• Psychologist License – FL



Other information:

Complexity of Work: Requires critical thinking skills, effective communication, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Required Work Experience: 2 years experience in behavioral health.