Mental Health Technician - Psych Adult
Full Time Nights (Rotating Weekends)
University Hospital & Medical Center
At University Hospital and Medical Center, it's all about community. For almost 40 years we've transformed right alongside the South Florida community we serve. Today, we're a 317-bed facility that is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO). Our team includes nearly 1,000 healthcare professionals and 550 physicians. We invite you to make our team even stronger.
University Hospital & Medical Center has been honored by being nationally recognized with many prestigious awards and accolades, including: awarded the Gold Seal of Approval by the Joint Commission, designated as a Blue Distinction Center for Knee and Hip Replacement, awarded the Disease Specific Care Certification for Orthopedic Joint Replacement and received the Five Star Excellence Award in Emergency Services.
University Hospital & Medical Center is a member of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortune's list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere's World's Most Ethical Companies for four consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!
We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance.
The Behavioral Health Technician performs specific duties of patient care under the supervision of the Registered Nurse. Provides direct patient care while effectively and therapeutically interacting with adult and geriatric patients, significant others and other health care team members while delivering care to an assigned group of patients under supervision. The Behavioral Health Technician adheres to regulatory and patient care standards related to the delivery of patient care.
High School Diploma/GED Required. Bachelors Degree preferred
1-3 years of experience in a psychiatric setting preferred.
Basic Life Support issued by the American Heart Association is required.
Mental Health Tech certification preferred.
Meditech computer experience preferred.