The Mental Health Technician Regular Pool provides direct patient care to psychiatric inpatients under the direct Supervision of a Registered Nurse.
Provides ongoing monitoring and observation of patients to Ensure safety and well being. Promotes communication and therapeutic relationships with patients.
Assists with physical care under the direction of a RN.
Certifications and Licensures
RequiredBLS (Basic Life Support)RequiredDriver's LicenseIf applicablePreferredCNA (Nursing Assistant)PreferredPatient Care Technician
Education RequiredHigh School or EquivalentOrAssociate'sHealthcareOrAssociate'sPsychologyPreferredBachelor'sPsychologyPreferredBachelor'sHealthcare
Experience Preferred6 monthsHealthcarePreferred6 monthsParamedicPreferred6 monthsEmergency Medical Technician
Specific Skills RequiredWork with a teamRequiredClinical skills appropriate to positionRequiredWork with a teamSchedule : Varies
Shift Hours : 6 : 45PM - 7 : 15AM
Weekend Work : Every Other
On Call : No