Gero Psych - Mental Health Tech - FT Nights(7p-7a)
Under the general supervision of the Program Director and the direct supervision of a licensed nurse, the Mental Health Care Technician is responsible for basic care, comfort, and safety of patients. The Mental Health Care Technician establishes a therapeutic relationship with assigned patients and facilitates the maintenance of the therapeutic milieu of the unit.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
- High School graduate or equivalent with documented competency in providing basic nursing care in accordance with skills list.
- Documentation of competency in providing BLS and CPI, per unit specific competency.
- Previous experience in hospital/behavioral health patient care setting preferred.