Behavioral Health Tech - Per-Diem

Posted: 01/23/2022

Full Job Description

 

As a Behavioral Health Tech, you assist the Registered Nurse (RN) to assess patient’s functioning as well as develop and implement treatment plans and services. Your attention to detail, patience and compassion contributes to patients’ successful treatment and rehabilitation.

 

STATUS: Per-Diem

LOCATION: UMMC Hope Haven

DEPARTMENT: Behavioral Health

 

ATTRIBUTES

  • Associates in Human Services or equivalent combination of education and work experience preferred
    Bachelor's degree in Psychology, Sociology or Human Services preferred

  • 1-3 years of healthcare experience in related field preferred
    • Strong communication skills
  • Compassionate, warm and patient focused

  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision

  • Exceptional documentation skills and professional behavior

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

 

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Patient Care. Provide direct care services to patient on an individual basis, including activities such as daily living, social and psychiatric rehabilitation as directed by the RN; communicate with patient effectively and ensure they have access to required services

  • Treatment Planning. Participate in the development of a comprehensive treatment plan, incorporating patient’s needs and wants as shared through patient surveys and direct communication with patient

  • Documentation. Ensure concise, pertinent and complete documentation of patient’s response to treatment

EDUCATION LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS BLS - Basic Life Support - American Heart Association (AHA) Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran