Psychiatric Provider Aide: Reposting #19941
Sea Mar Community Health Centers
 Monroe, WA

Sea Mar Community Health Centers (this location formerly known as Community Services NW), a Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) founded in 1978, is a community-based organization committed to providing quality, comprehensive health, human, housing, educational and cultural services to diverse communities, specializing in service to Latinos in Washington State. Sea Mar proudly serves all persons without regard to race, ethnicity, immigration status, gender, or sexual orientation, and regardless of ability to pay for services. Sea Mar's network of services includes more than 90 medical, dental, and behavioral health clinics and a wide variety of nutritional, social, and educational services. We are recruiting for the following position(s):

Position Summary:

Sea Mar Behavioral Health’s diverse and quickly expanding program is seeking a full-time Psychiatric Provider Aide in Monroe. The Psychiatric Provider Aide supports Psychiatric prescribers in administrative and clinical areas. This position also works with Mental Health Therapists and Chemical Dependency Professionals in coordinating care to ensure continuity of care for clients. The Psychiatric Provider Aide provides screenings and case management in coordination with other teams or parties involved in treatment. He or She participates actively as a team member in the delivery of client services, and the coordination of community support services.

Assists in insuring agency compliance with WAC's, RCW's, and other pertinent laws, regulations, and contracts. In addition staff will ensure that charts, prescription refill requests, and all information or paperwork the psychiatric prescriber will need is prepared ahead of time and organized in the fashion preferred by the prescriber. Ensure medication storage, maintenance, dispensation and waste logs are maintained in accordance with Sea Mar policies and procedures. Any area of non-compliance should be reported immediately to the supervisor/manager, if applicable. Ensures that all medical, nursing, health & safety and personnel policies and procedures are being followed and implemented. This description does not suggest or imply that these are the only duties to be performed by this employee. He or She will be required to follow other instructions and to perform other duties as assigned by his/her supervisor.

Qualifications:

  • Must posses a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) License from Washington State.
  • Posses a current CPR/BLS card or obtain one within 90 days of employment.
  • Must have a First Aid Certificate.
  • Basic mathematical skills are required including adding, subtracting, multiplying, and division. Convert pounds to kilograms, etc.
  • Must have no history or evidence of alcohol or other drug misuse for a period of three (3) years immediately prior to being hired.
  • Washington State Driver’s License required.
  • Familiarity with computer software desired.

What We Offer:

Sea Mar offers talented and motivated people the opportunity to work in a dynamic and growing community health organization. Working at Sea Mar Community Health Centers is more than just a job; it’s a fulfilling career, a career that allows you to grow in your specialty. Employees working 30 hours or more receive an excellent benefit package; Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Prescription coverage, Long Term Disability, EAP (Employment Assistance Program), paid-time-off starting at 24-27 days per year + 10 paid Holidays. We also offer 401(k)/Retirement options and an exciting opportunity to work in a culturally diverse environment.

How to Apply:

To apply for this position, complete the online application and click SUBMIT or APPLY NOW. If you have any questions regarding the position, email Eliana Haffner, Program Manager at ElianaHaffner@seamarchc.org

Sea Mar is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Reposted on 03/03/2020

External candidates may be considered now.

This position is represented by Office and Professional Employees International Union (OPEIU).