Rogers Behavioral Health, a nationally recognized leader in behavioral health services, is seeking a Patient Care Associate to join our team!
This role is 32 hours per week, working on OVERNIGHTS from 11:00pm-7:30 am.
Our Patient Care Associate plays an important role within the multidisciplinary team comprised of Psychologists, Psychiatrists, RNs, Experiential Therapists, Dieticians and Social Workers and works directly with both our patients and patient families. Under the direction of the Unit Manager the Patient Care Associate is responsible for:
Collaborating with and supporting patients in reaching their treatment goals
Responding and working as a team to de-escalate crisis
Assisting in recreational /experiential activities
Being an advocate for our patients
High school graduate, or equivalent, is required.
At least two (2) years of college or a Bachelor degree in human services-related field is preferred.
One (1) year patient care or related experience preferred, preferably in a psychiatric setting.
A valid, Wisconsin driver license is preferred, as the ability to work in multiple locations is required. Driving record may need approval by Rogers Memorial Hospital insurance carrier.
Certified Nursing Assistant certification is preferred, but not required. If certified by the State of Wisconsin at the time of hire, CNA must be in 'good standing' with the Wisconsin State Board of Certified Nursing Assistant Registry.
American Heart Association Healthcare Provider CPR certification is required within thirty (30) days of date of hire. Annual re-certification is required.
Formal training in crisis prevention and intervention is required within sixty (60) days of date of hire. Annual recertification is required.
Rogers Memorial Hospital