Unit Clerk/PCA Lead in Memphis, TN at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 8/23/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Memphis, TN
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  • Experience:
    Not Specified
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Job Description

Essential Functions:

  • Assemble patient charts for admissions/transfers/discharges per hospital policy.
  • Distribute mail and announcements.  Post memos.
  • Dispatch messages to and from other departments.
  • Deliver mail (incoming/outgoing) for units.
  • Ensure adequate supply of forms and supplies.
  • Obtain lab, x-ray and consult reports.
  • Identify and report equipment or environmental problems promptly for correction.
  • Ensure the well-being of patients and provide a positive, supportive, structured environment.
  • Responsible for conducting safety checks and assure that supervision is conducted at 15 minute intervals, as noted in special precautions, or in accordance with individualized supervision guidelines.
  • Facilitate patient educational-rehabilitative groups which cover a variety of topics including social skills, coping skills, anger management, independent living skills.
  • Leads by example.