|Department:||D-4 Behavioral Health|
|Shift:||Varied Shift (09)|
|Job Details:||- High School Diploma/GED/Equivalent|
- Excellent Communication Skills (Verbal and Written)
- Excellent Customer Service Skills
- Previous Experience in a Behavioral Health Setting
Position Requirements:High School Diploma/GED/Equivalent.Previous experience in a Behavioral Health setting required.Flexible with coverage to other shifts on the Behavioral Health Unit as needed. Contact with patients who may potentially exhibit physically violent behavior.
One year experience in an In-Patient hospital setting working with individuals with varying diagnoses that are mentally impaired, emotionally disturbed and/or physically challenged, preferred.
Position Responsibilities:Abilityto follow the directives of the RN while providing assistance in the delivery of selected aspects of patient care.Ability to respond quickly to psychiatric emergencies and security codes on theunit. Hastechnical skills required for patient care (examples: vital signs, specimen collection, assisting with activities of daily living, preparing patients for treatments, diagnostic tests/procedures, assisting with ambulation and transportation). Good oral and written communicationskills. Proficiencyin basic computerskills. Goodinterpersonal skills.