MENTAL HEALTH TECHNICIAN II - BEHAVIORAL HEALTH - RECOVERY CENTER - LUTZ - FULL TIME

Employer
Location
Lutz, Florida
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
Sep 21, 2016
Closes
Nov 20, 2016
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168131.3
Industry
Healthcare
Category
Healthcare

MENTAL HEALTH TECHNICIAN II - BEHAVIORAL HEALTH - RECOVERY CENTER - LUTZ - FULL TIME(

Job Number: 168131)

Description

The Mental Health Technician II 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. Promotes coordination of the unit by Completing orders, making phone calls and directing calls and information to the charge nurse.

Qualifications

Certifications and LicensuresRequiredBLS (Basic Life Support)RequiredDriver's LicenseIf applicablePreferredCNA (Nursing Assistant)PreferredPatient Care Technician
EducationRequiredHigh School or EquivalentOrBachelor'sRelated field in lieu of experiencePreferredAssociate'sRelated FieldPreferredAssociate'sPsychology
ExperienceRequired6 monthsPsychologyOr6 monthsEmergency Medical TechnicianOr6 monthsParamedicPreferred1 yearUnit Secretary
Specific SkillsRequiredOrganizational skillsRequiredWork with a teamRequiredClinical skills appropriate to positionRequiredOperate a motor vehicleRequiredComputer skills appropriate to positionRequiredTraining skills

Organization: 2103-NORTH BAY HOSPITAL

Primary Location: FL-Lutz-Morton Plant North Bay Recovery CenterSchedule: Varies

Shift: EveningsShift Hours: 12:45PM-1:15AM

Weekend Work: Every Other

On Call: No