MENTAL HEALTH TECH ER PSYCH PRN

Location
Richardson, Texas
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Oct 01, 2022
Closes
Oct 14, 2022
Ref
JR1000004873
Contract Type
Permanent

Hours of Work :
Days Of Week : 7p
Work Shift : PRN (United States of America)

Job Description :
Your Job:
In this highly technical, fast-paced, and rewarding position, you'll collaborate with multidisciplinary team members to provide the very best care for patients. The Mental Health Technician assist professional nursing personnel in the care of the patient in a manner that considers the safety, comfort, and therapeutic environment, assisting with the activities of daily living, taking vital signs and other indicated specimens or measures, documenting observations, assisting with groups, calls, and treatment planning as needed to contribute to the smooth running of the unit.

Your Job Requirements:

• High school Diploma or Equivalent preferred
• Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support certification required
• Annual training in management of aggressive patients required
• 2 years of experience in a mental health related field with direct patient care responsibilities required

Your Job Responsibilities:
• Communicate clearly and openly
• Build relationships to promote a collaborative environment
• Be accountable for your performance
• Always look for ways to improve the patient experience
• Take initiative for your professional growth
• Be engaged and eager to build a winning team Methodist Richardson Medical Center is a 284-bed, full-service hospital that serves Richardson, Garland, Plano, and the surrounding areas in Dallas and Collin counties. Magnet® designated for nursing excellence, it was the first healthcare facility to earn the Texas Award for Performance Excellence, patterned after the renowned Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award. We also provide care at Methodist Richardson Medical Center – Campus for Continuing Care, which offers a behavioral health and addiction recovery unit, inpatient rehabilitation and long-term acute care, a full-service emergency department, and more. Methodist Richardson strives to have a diverse workforce that reflects the communities we serve — one that is welcoming of the skills and talents of all groups. Our reputation as an award-winning employer shows in the honors we’ve earned:

Magnet®-designated hospital First in the nation to earn The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Pancreatic/Hepatic/Biliary Cancer Certification ANCC Pathway to Excellence® Program Advanced Primary Stroke Center certified by The Joint Commission and the American Stroke Association American Heart Association Mission: Lifeline® STEMI Receiving Center Gold Plus, 2019 Certified Quality Breast Imaging Center of Excellence by the American College of Radiology Robotic da Vinci® Surgical System for minimally invasive procedures Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit.

Our Care Commitments
• Take Care of Patients
• Take Care of Each Other
• Take Care of Ourselves
• Take Care of Methodist

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