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Mercy Hospital, located in Coon Rapids, Minn. is a 271-bed hospital serving the northwestern metro area. In 2011, Mercy was named one of the nation’s Top 100 Hospitals® and one of the top 20 mid-size hospitals in the U.S. by Thomson Reuters Healthcare, and is nationally recognized for cardiovascular care. With 2,200 employees and 740 affiliated physicians, Mercy has 154,250 admissions and serves nearly 58,000 emergency patients annually.
The Program Specialist (PS) provides basic direct and indirect patient care services under the direction of the RN. This is accomplished through the major job components of patient services, role modeling, quality/resource stewardship and patient advocacy/customer service in partnership practice.
- Minimum of a bachelors degree in social/psychological field or masters degree in social/psychological field
- With bachelors degree, 2,000 hours of supervised experience in mental health setting preferred
- 1-3 years experience in clinical specialty area and/or completion of student internship in facility preferred
- Effective communication skills
- Milieu management and group facilitation skills
- Knowledge of developmental needs of populations served
- Knowledge of group dynamics
- Creativity in program planning
Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule
- Part time position
- 24 hours/week
- Day/Evening shift
- Work schedule: D/E
- Every other weekend
The city of Coon Rapids is a fast growing community on the Mississippi River just 20 minutes north of Minneapolis-St. Paul, and the metropolitan area's gateway to the northern part of the state. Coon Rapids offers excellent access to highways, dynamic community shopping centers with major retail anchors, and a wide variety of recreational activities including neighborhood and regional parks, a municipal golf course, indoor ice arenas, hiking and biking trails and swimming pools.
Community Resource Links:
- Located 14 miles North of Minneapolis and 20 miles Northwest of St. Paul
- Population = 63,000
- Service area = 413,500
Community Information School Digger
Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education
Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine St. Paul Pioneer Press
Twin Cities Living Magazine Star Tribune
If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EEO / AA
Allina Health System - 10 months ago
Allina Health is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and other health care services with more than 23,500 employees,...