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Program Assistant - Lakeside Child & Adolescent Center

Job Description

Georgia Regional Hospital at Savannah is seeking qualified candidates for the position of Program Assistant - Lakeside Child & Adolescent Center located at Bloomingdale, GA /  Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities (DBHDD). Shift will be 10:00am - 6:30pm.

Job Description:

This position performs a variety of clerical duties and specialized / essential clerical support functions and processes for the unit. Maintains daily clerical operations for the unit. Responsible for maintaining consumer charts, ensuring that progress notes and physician orders are printed and filed accordingly. Monitoring and updating bed census and room changes daily. Will process discharge records, ensuring that all documents are signed and billing information is forwarded to business office as required. Ensures charts are submitted to medical records in a timely manner as directed by the agency.

Qualifications

High school diploma or GED and one year of related experience OR One year of vocational/ technical school or college education OR One year at the lower level or at an equivalent position

Preferred Qualifications

High School Diploma or GED and two years of customer service experience. Experience working with children/adolescents in an inpatient medical and/or psychiatric setting. Valid Driver's License from the state in which candidate resides and clear MVR record.

Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary (Salary Depends On Skills And Experience), we offer a generous benefits package that includes a flexible schedule, training opportunities, employee retirement plan, deferred compensation, 12 paid holidays, vacation and sick leave, dental, vision, long term care, and life insurance.

This position is a pay grade 9 on the statewide salary plan.

Employment Information

This position is located at Georgia Regional Hospital at Savannah in Savannah, Georgia.

Since opening in 1970, GeorgiaRegional Hospital at Savannah (GRHS) has stood as a beacon of hope for consumers in need of mental health, developmental disability and addictive disease services in the southeast region of the state of Georgia.

Savannah, Georgia's First City is first, in family fun for the summer! With more than 50 cultural and historic attractions, there are plenty of museums, galleries, great entertainment and tours to keep busy and beat the heat!

Come join our team of professional staff and make a difference.

Applying for this job

Please email your cover letter and resume in Microsoft Word format to: grhs_hr@dhr.state.ga.us

To ensure proper routing/handling of your credentials, copy/paste or type the following title in the subject line of your email: Program Assistant - Lakeside Child & Adolescent Center If you are currently employed by DBHDD, please include "Internal Employee" in the subject line as well.

You may be subject to a Drug Screen. You may be required to submit fingerprints to check for the existence of Criminal History Record Information through the Georgia Bureau of Investigation and the Federal Bureau of Investigation. You do have the right to challenge the contents of any Criminal History that is located, should you choose to do so.

The Georgia Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Disabilities provides services to ensure the health and welfare of Georgians. As an employee of DBHDD, in the event of an identified emergency you may be required, as a term and condition of employment, to assist in meeting the emergency responsibilities of the department.