The Mental Health Technician Prime Pool provides direct patient care to psychiatric inpatients under the direct Supervision of a Registered Nurse. Provides ongoing monitoring and observation of patients to Ensure safety and well being. Promotes communication and therapeutic relationships with patients. Assists with physical care under the direction of a RN.
Certifications and Licensures
RequiredBLS (Basic Life Support)RequiredDriver's LicenseIf applicablePreferredCNA (Nursing Assistant)PreferredPatient Care Technician
EducationRequiredHigh School or EquivalentOrAssociate'sPsychologyOrAssociate'sHealthcarePreferredBachelor'sPsychologyPreferredBachelor'sHealthcare
ExperiencePreferred6 monthsHealthcarePreferred6 monthsParamedicPreferred6 monthsEmergency Medical Technician
Specific SkillsRequiredClinical skills appropriate to positionRequiredTraining skillsRequiredClean driving recordRequiredWork with a team