Better Care for Patients in Crisis |
American Association for Emergency Psychiatry President Leslie Zun, M.D., talks about meeting psychiatric needs in the emergency department.
Burnout Among Hospitalists |
One cause of burnout among hospitalists is an ever-expanding list of responsibilities.
GENERAL SUMMARY/BASIC PURPOSE OF JOB: • Operates cord switchboard to relay incoming, outgoing, and interoffice calls by performing the following duties.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND DUTIES
· Accurate and timely receipt and transfer of all calls and to announce all necessary codes. · Operates console to receive, route and/or transfer a high volume of calls. · Operate paging equipment to receive, route and transmit messages to appropriate personnel. · Receives, logs, notifies departments and distributes faxes internally. · Receive and maintain daily and monthly on-call schedules. · Knowledge on use of the internal phone and paging system.
High School diploma or equivalent.
MINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCE: • Must be able to read, write and understand English. • Bilingual English/Spanish Preferred • Previous related experience highly desired. Excellent verbal communication skills as well as customer service skills essential.
Schwab Rehabilitation Hospital is a freestanding, not-for-profit, 102-licensed bed facility onChicago’s West and Southwest Side that offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient programs foradults and children. Schwab is a proud member of Sinai Health System and the first fully licensed andaccredited rehabilitation hospital in the Midwest.Our therapists see patients through the entire continuum o...f care, from acute inpatient admissions atMount Sinai Hospital, to inpatient rehabilitation and outpatient therapy services at Schwab. We alsohave a hospital-based rehabilitation-focused short-term sub-acute unit at Schwab that provides boththerapy and nursing services with exceptional outcomes.Our rehabilitation team takes a holistic, interdisciplinary approach to address the physical, cognitiveand psychosocial needs of each patient. Each patient is assessed and provided with a personalized careplan tailored to help achieve maximal independence and function. Schwab offers seven treatmentgyms featuring private treatment rooms, a warm-water indoor therapy pool, and an award-winningtherapeutic roof top garden.