One of the nationâ€™s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worldâ€™s Most Admired Companies byÂ Fortune;Â ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 inÂ ForbesÂ inaugural ranking of Americaâ€™s Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
To provide superior quality healthcare services that: PATIENTS recommend to family and friends, PHYSICIANS prefer for their patients, PURCHASERS select for their clients, EMPLOYEES are proud of, and INVESTORS seek for long-term returns.
Friends HospitalÂ is the nationâ€™s oldest private psychiatric hospital, located on a beautiful 100-acre campus in Philadelphia, PA. Friends Hospital offers a continuum of care including level of care assessments; specially designed inpatient units for adolescents, adults, and older adults; and a private residential rehabilitation program. Friends Hospital is easily accessed via public transportation and has free, safe, on-site parking.
Friends Hospital Mental Heath Technicians assist in the direct care & management of patients across all age ranges with medical & behavioral issues as directed by the treatment team. Assists with unit programming to facilitate the carryover of therapy issues,
leisure activities, and activities of daily living within the functional ability of patients & with consideration for the patientâ€™s level of growth & development.
Knowledge and Skills:
Displays an understanding of the basic concepts of safe, supportive, nurturing, & therapeutic human interactions.
Demonstrates understanding of program & philosophy & is able to interpret & implement patient care.
Displays an active interest in learning.Demonstrates creativity & problem solving skills.
Demonstrates leadership by training new employees.
Effectively interacts with patients, peers, & families.