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We are seeking a Phycologist to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
Healthcare Corporation of America (HCA) is a community of 94,000 Registered Nurses and 38,000 active physicians. We have over 1,900 facilities ranging from hospitals, freestanding ER’s, ambulatory surgery centers, and urgent care clinics. Our facility based staff continues to raise the bar in patient care. Ten HCA hospitals have been named in IBM Watson Health’s top 100 best-performing hospitals based on patient satisfaction and operational data.
About the 680 bed Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center and the special care we provide in the heart of Denver Located in the Uptown neighborhood in Denver, CO, we provide the most advanced care for patients across the Rocky Mountains and Great Plains. We are proud to serve our community with experienced physicians who offer a wide range of medical services for patients of all ages.]
Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center has 680 beds and a staff of 1,428 employees.
Highlights About Presbyterian/St. Luke's Medical Center: Affiliate of HealthONE, Denver's largest healthcare system Over 80 specialties and 1,000 specialists and primary care physicians Three Year Accreditation with Commendation from the Commission on Cancer (CoC) The Joint Commission Accreditation Foundation for Accreditation of Cellular Therapy for the Rocky Mountain Blood and Marrow Transplant Program American College of Surgeons Survey of the Cancer Care Program American Society of Bariatric and Weight Loss Surgery Center of Excellence Certification
The BMT psychologist will fulfill a number of duties, encompassed under the scope of psychological practice, to enhance the BMT patient’s experience, and to strengthen the goals of the BMT program. The BMT psychologist meets with new patients and their families for psychosocial needs assessment and examines support and coping resources. As such, they provide counseling to pre-transplant patients as needed to prepare them for the transplant process. They offer psychological support to patients (clinic patients and inpatients) and families during the transplant process, as well as follow-up counseling on an ongoing basis. The BMT psychologist also provides inpatient services to general oncology patients and their families. They act as a patient/family advocate in negotiating the health care system, and facilitate team support of identified patient and family needs through ongoing communication with clinic team members. They develop and maintain support groups to enhance the quality of care to patients and their families. Provides education to patients and clinic staff regarding skills and knowledge specific to the role of a psychologist in a medical practice. Initiates active program of research on psychosocial issues of BMT patients. Communicates skillfully and professionally with patients and their families, with physicians, co-workers and other health care personnel. Demonstrates knowledge of age-specific differences in the patient population, which include late adolescence, adulthood, middle age, and the elderly. This includes physiological, psychological, and developmental differences unique to each group. Documents all communication accurately and appropriately. Displays and models collaborative interaction and a team approach with other members of the health care team to provide optimal care. Promotes discussion of ethical issues that arise in the care of patients. Facilitates employee support groups as needed. Facilitates teamwork and cooperation between clinical staff and other practice personnel. Provides speaking services to groups and organizations to facilitate public understanding of the emotional component of the cancer experience. Attends required meetings and participates in committees as requested. Participates in quality improvement activities. Participates in professional development activities and maintains professional affiliations. Maintains clean, safe, and organized working environment. Follows safety policies to comply with all OSHA guidelines.
Additional Skills and Abilities: Displays positive demeanor towards patients, co-workers, physicians and work. Exhibits behavior that promotes friendliness and cooperation. Demonstrates a willingness to work with and for others; is flexible and courteous. Demonstrates organizational skills. Suggests improvements and implements new ideas without directive to do so where necessary. Displays good judgment in problem solving. Accepts constructive comments.
All interactions are conducted in a compassionate and tactful manner in order to help facilitate access to and provide continuity of care. The BMT Psychologist will work with all members of the BMT team in accordance with the Mission and Values of P/SL. When need arises, will perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
A. Licensure/Certification/Registration: Licensed in the state of Colorado. ABPP certification in clinical or health psychology preferred.
B. Education: Doctoral degree in clinical psychology.
C. Experience: Three years oncology experience preferred.
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