Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) knows what it takes to lead, inspire and succeed. One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, UHS owns and operates through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
UHS built an impressive record of achievement and performance, steadily growing from a startup company with zero revenue into a Fortune 500 corporation with annual revenue that exceeds 9 billion. The company's operating philosophy has proven to be effective: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, then invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive and become a dominant healthcare provider in its community.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS ranks on the Fortune 500 list of America's largest corporations with over 74,000 employees, and is consistently listed among Fortune's "Most Admired Companies" and one of the 30 Most Meaningful Companies To Work For in America by Business Insider.
Mission Statement: To provide superior quality healthcare services that: PATIENTS recommend to family and friends, PHYSICIANS prefer for their patients, PURCHASERS select for their clients, EMPLOYEES are proud of, and INVESTORS seek for long-term returns.
On 100 beautiful acres in Northeast Philadelphia stands Friends Hospital, one of Americaâ€™s oldest hospitals and the first private non-profit institution in the country, founded exclusively to help persons with mental illness. When people come onto the grounds of Friends Hospital, we want them to feel that they have left the city and entered a quiet refuge where the process of healing the mind has taken place for nearly two centuries.
A commitment to excellence in psychiatric diagnostics, research, treatment and education is at the core of Friends Hospitalâ€™s approach to treatment today. We strive to blend advancing medical treatments with a compassionate and supportive environment. This approach has earned us the distinction as one of Philadelphiaâ€™s top mental health facilities and the only inpatient psychiatric hospital in Pennsylvania to achieve Top Performer on Key Quality MeasuresÂ® from The Joint Commission for four years in a row.
Using the principles of wellness and recovery, our multidisciplinary treatment teams, including psychiatrists, psychologists, registered nurses, social workers, expressive arts therapists, and other mental health specialists, provide individualized care to meet each patientâ€™s unique needs.
Benefit Highlights: â€¢ Challenging and rewarding work environment â€¢ Career development opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries â€¢ Competitive Compensation â€¢ Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan â€¢ 401(K) with company match and discounted stock plan â€¢ Generous Paid Time Off
Directs interventions that promote and foster health, assess dysfunction, assist patients to regain or improve their coping abilities, maximize strengths, and prevent further disability. These interventions focus on psychiatric-mental health patients and include health promotion and health maintenance, intake screening and evaluation, case management , provision of a therapeutic environment(e.g., milieu therapy), monitoring patients and assisting them with self-care activities, administering and monitoring psychobiological treatment regimens(including prescribed psychopharmacological agents and their effects), health teaching , counseling and crisis care, and psychiatric rehabilitation.
This position will work every Saturday and Sunday from 7am-11pm on the Adolescent Unit.