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Providence Victim Advocate - Intervention Center in Everett, Washington

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Providence is calling a Victim Advocate (Per Diem, Night Shift) to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA..

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Provides general, medical and legal advocacy through support, crisis intervention, and information and referrals for adult and child victims and their families. Provides services appropriate to patients in various age groups, cultural backgrounds and disabilities.

In this position you will:

  • Provide Crisis Line coverage:

  • Completes crisis line shifts as required by agency protocol.

  • Responds to answering service in a timely manner; provides crisis intervention, emotional support, information, and resources to clients accessing the crisis line.

  • Supports victims in emergency departments (ED)

  • Responds to ED during shift in a timely manner, providing victims and families with age appropriate crisis intervention, emotional support, information, and resources.

  • Works in concert with the Forensic Nurse, hospital staff, law enforcement and child protective services, when applicable, to address problems and support the victim.

  • Practices a client centered model of advocacy, empowering clients to make their own choices and create their own plans for recovery

  • Provides on-site services, as directed by the manager, to high schools, youth shelters, colleges and universities, human service agencies or other community partners.

  • Completes all necessary client paperwork completely and submits paperwork to office in a timely manner, including all necessary documentation of follow-up contacts.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Coursework/Training sufficient education to read and understand instructions.

  • Valid Washington driver's license.

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor Degree

  • Core advocate training program

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Regional Medical Center Everett in Everett, WA is the state’s most award-winning hospital for medical care; having received the HealthGrades Distinguished Hospital Award for Clinical Excellence four years in a row. Our new state-of-the-art 12 story hospital tower and the implementation of an electronic medical records system will significantly enhance our patient’s experience throughout the continuum of care.

The hospital is located in Snohomish County on the Sound and close to the mountains, so outdoor activities such as snow skiing, kayaking, and golfing are at your doorstep. The communities in Snohomish have all the comforts and appeal of small towns, with historical districts, beautiful homes, interesting boutiques, and unique restaurants, yet the city life of Seattle and Bellevue are just 30 minutes south, while the cosmopolitan city of Vancouver, BC lies only 2 hours north

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: On Call

Shift: Night

Job Category: Community Service

Location: Washington-Everett

Req ID: 281121

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