Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies operating through its subsidiary acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities, and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 74,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.
Harbor Point Behavioral Health Center offers hope and healing for youth ages 7 to 18 at the time of admission with several psychiatric diagnoses and/or developmental disabilities. Located in Portsmouth, VA, Harbor Point provides intensive, residential treatment to youth in a comfortable setting that is conducive to healing. Our facility specializes in treating children and adolescents with depression, bipolar, ADHD, and other mental health issues. We also have specific treatment programs for those with intellectual disabilities or those with self-injurious behavior. Harbor Point and its programs are fully accredited by The Joint Commission and the Virginia Association of Independent Specialized Educational Facilities. We are licensed by The Virginia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services and the Virginia Department of Education. We are a TRICAREÂ®-approved and certified facility.
The candidate selected will diagnose, prescribe medication, monitor medication side effects and participate in the treatment process of residents.
Essential Functions:Â Â Â Â
1.Â Â Assess, plan, implement, and evaluate patient care and the milieu.
2.Â Â Actively participate in all treatment team meetings.
3.Â Â Attend and participate in department and other program or clinical administrative meetings.
4.Â Â Diagnose, prescribe medication, monitor medication side effects and participate in the treatment process of residents.
5.Â Â Consult on admissions decisions as necessary.
6.Â Â Â Participate in leadership meetings and Quality Council.