Position is located on the Behavioral Health and Wellness Center campus
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.
HCA is dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues. We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious Art Therapist to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!
The Medical Center of Aurora, the first community hospital in the DenverMetro area to receive three-time Magnet designation for nursing excellence bythe American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), is a 346-bed acute carehospital located in Aurora, Colorado. The Medical Center of Aurora is comprisedof six campuses in Aurora and Centennial, Colo., including the Main Campus,located at Interstate 225 and Mississippi, the North Campus BehavioralHealth and Wellness Center, Centennial Medical Plaza, Saddle Rock ER, Spalding RehabilitationHospital, Spalding Rehabilitation atP/SL, and a medical office building at Green Valley Ranch. The Main Campusfacility is a Level II Trauma Center with Primary Stroke Certification andChest Pain Center accreditation, and has an affiliation with Rocky MountainHospital for Children as well as the Sarah Cannon Cancer Institute. The MedicalCenter of Aurora has received seven consecutive ‘A’ grades from The LeapfrogGroup (Fall 2016 - Spring 2019), was Colorado’s only hospital to receive theLeapfrog Top General Hospital designation two years in a row (2016, 2017), wasrecognized as a Best Regional Hospital by U.S. News & World Report(2014-2015, 2017-2018, 2018-2019), and was namedto Healthgrades 2020 America’s 250 Best Hospitals, putting TMCA inthe top five percent of U.S. hospitals for clinical outcomes. The MedicalCenter of Aurora is proud to be a part of the HealthONE system of hospitals.
Our Behavioral Health Service Line:
Adult Intensive Outpatient (IOP)
Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT)
HealthONE Crisis Assessment Team
Position Summary: This position supports the mission of The Medical Center of Aurora/Centennial Medical Plaza of optimizing the quality of life of all those served by expanding beyond the traditional focus on medical needs to the needs of the whole person. Responsible evaluation of behavioral health clients in both an acute and outpatient setting to determine appropriate level of inclusion in art therapy. Determines strategies for therapeutic interventions through the use of art in both an individual and group setting. Participates in the interdisciplinary process of individualized treatment planning. When need arises, will perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
The Medical Center of Aurora/Centennial Medical Plaza expects our core values to be reflected in the way every employee interacts with co-workers, patients and family members, and with others in the community. The intent of these values is to assure that TMCA/CMP creates the environment where individuals choose to work, and that patient care services are of the highest quality.
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.
If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our managers. We are actively interviewing so apply today!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Ifyou are interested in this opportunity, please reach out at your earliestconvenience!
A.Licensure/Certification/Registration:BLS-Healthcare provider through the American HeartAssociation. CPI certification within 6months of hire.
B.Education:Master’s degree and licensure as Art Therapist.
Experience in Behavioral Health related fieldpreferred.
C.Experience:One to three years of clinical/direct behavioral healthcare experiencepreferred.
D.SpecialQualifications:Must have excellent written, verbal andinterpersonal communication skills and able to work with a highly diversepopulation.Must be knowledgeable ofADAD and JCAHO standards. Must be knowledgeable of behavioral health evaluationand consultation processes.Must haveability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously and work in high stressenvironment.Must be able to applycritical thinking and formulate diagnostic impressions based upon review ofsystems, history, symptoms and current presentation.Must be able to provide crisis interventionand utilize system resources/referrals.
Degreeof supervision required:Involves general guidance and direction bythe Director Clinical Services.Employeewill be expected to perform most job duties independently and in accordancewith established departmental and hospital policies and procedures.
Populationsand Ages of Patients Served: This position requires knowledge ofgrowth and developmental needs of patients and families. Personnel in this position must recognize andrespond to the behaviors of patients and families in each age category. The employee must be able to demonstrate thespecial skills required to care for patients and their families according tostandards. (The skills and knowledge neededto provide such care may be gained through education, training or experience.)
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