Behavioral Health Technician
Company: Mercy Health
Posted on: January 26, 2023
We re a Little Different Our mission is clear. We bring to life
a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional
service. At Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique
gifts of unique individuals careers that not only make the most of
your skills and talents, but also your heart. Join us and discover
why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its Top 100 Places to
Work. Overview: We exist to help people with mental impairments
realize their full potential. Will deliver and manage excellent
services and systems of care for persons with serious mental
illness.The CNA/ Behavioral Health Technician is a member of the
nursing staff who provides care to meet the physical and
psychological needs of patients on the geropsychiatric unit.
Performs duties and responsibilities in manner consistent with our
mission, values, and mercy service standardsQualifications:
- Education: High school diploma or GED.
- Experience: Knowledge of basic nursing skills is
- Certifications: Current American Heart Association BLS Required
to practice independently.
- Preferred Education: Prefer some education in psychology or
related field with one year of experience with psychiatric patients
in an acute psychiatric setting.
- Preferred Experience:Two years experience working as a
Certified Nursing Assistant or Mental Health Technician in an acute
- Preferred Certification: CNA or its equivalent is acceptable
documentation of nursing skills knowledge
- Other: Effective written and verbal communication skills and
the ability to use problem-solving techniques are required. Ability
to interact with geriatric patients to determine their needs is
essential. We Offer Great Benefits:Day-one comprehensive health,
vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and
employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great
benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 32
hours or more per pay period! We re bringing to life a healing
ministry through compassionate care.At Mercy, our supportive
community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the
tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of
care and transform the health care experience through advanced
technology and innovative procedures. We re expanding to help our
communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.What Makes You a
Good Match for Mercy? Compassion and professionalism go
hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense
of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We re
also collaborative and unafraid to do a little extra to deliver
excellent care that s just part of our commitment. If that sounds
like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply.
Mercy has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The
ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe
manner is an essential function of this job.
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