We are currently looking for a Part-Time Clinical Aide for our Willow Grove, PA location. Anticipated schedule/working hours are: Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday; 3:00 pm -11:30 pm.
Position Summary: Participates in all aspects assisting in the care of the patient both clinically and administratively. Provides patient care as directed by the clinical staff in accordance with the multidisciplinary treatment plan objectives, policies and procedures of Malvern Institute. Actively cooperates with all departments including Admissions and Nursing.
Summary of Essential Position Functions:
Promotes the safety/wellness and well-being of patients.
Helps patients by providing information, services and assistance.
Maintains a safe, neat and clean environment to facilitate patient safety.
Conducts strip searches of newly admitted patients as well as patients returning from pass or at other times that the supervisor would determine a person search is necessary.
Conducts drug screens of newly admitted patients and for-cause drug screens.
Provides support to patients through individual interactions and group settings such as community meetings, lectures and other activities.
Serves as liaison with 12-Step volunteers who visit the facility to provide fellowship meetings.
Assists with family visits.
Maintains calm in the milieu by remaining visible to the community.
Conducts room inspections as directed by the supervisor.
Documents significant interactions, as appropriate, in the electronic medical record.
Secures patient information and maintains patient confidence by completing and safeguarding medical records; maintains safe, secure, and healthy work environment by establishing and following standards and procedures, complying with legal regulations.
Assists with fire safety, infection control and isolation procedures, including disposal of hazardous waste, as appropriate.
Responds to and directs emergency situations when necessary.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Proficient computer skills, including Microsoft Office applications
Able to maintain general sanitary/safety practices
An up-beat and engaging personality