One of the nationâ€™s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built anÂ impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worldâ€™s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americaâ€™s Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
Behavioral Hospital of Bellaire is a freestanding, 122 bed facility specializing in adolescents, women's services, chemical dependency, and general adult psych. The hospital is located in southwest Houston serving the Houston and surrounding communities and is conveniently located between the Galleria and Meyerland shopping districts as well as only minutes away from the Houston Medical Center, Downtown, and Midtown.
Behavioral Hospital of Bellaire is seeking Medical Interpreter to provide Spanish to English translation assistance to patients, family members, and clinical staff.
Position Responsibilities include:
Provide oral translation of discussions related to patient referral, new patient registration, patient assessment, treatment planning, admissions, discharge, and other clinical and healthcare-related discussions.
â€‹Provide written translation of patient histories and other medical reports, patient education, and instructional material, advance directives, medical documents, and other institutional publications.
â€‹Interprets clinical, psychosocial, and ethical discussions related to patient care activities.
â€‹Serve as a resource to patients, staff, and care providers to contribute to successful patient outcomes.
â€‹Perform on-call translation duties requiring immediate response to electronic paging.
â€‹Perform other duties as assigned.
This opportunity provides the following:
UHS is Challenging and rewarding work environment
Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan