Providence is looking for a Mental Health Technician (0.9 FTE, Night Shift) to work in the Psychiatric Unit at Providence St. Peter Hospital in Olympia, WA.
The Mental Health Technician provides personal care services and general therapeutic procedures to hospitalized patients in Psychiatry under the direction of a Registered Nurse or designated licensed staff.
In this position you will
- Participate in patient care using unit and hospital based policies and procedures and works within the scope of practice.
- Reportsall significant behavioral and physical issues to licensed personnel.
- Demonstrate consistent ability to communicate effectively with patients, families and other work team members.
- Perform basic computer-related tasks. Access to interagency computer database.