Mental Health Technician or Certified Nursing Assistant

$13.00 - $15.00 hourly
  • Diamond Healthcare
  • Dec 02, 2021
Full time Other Behavioral Health Positions

Job Description

Hiring for a Mental Health Technician (MHT) or Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) for our program at Howard County Medical Center, St. Paul, NE. 

The Mental Health Tech is a key position that provides direct patient care, monitors patients' physical and emotional needs, and administratively supports the psychiatric program.

  • Daily patient transportation.
  • Assists in maintaining medical records and provides administrative clerical support.
  • Monitors patient interactions and safety.
  • Assists in patient data collection.
  • Is part of the interdisciplinary team and provides patient information.

 

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Work experience in a psychiatric, chemical dependency facility, or assisted living facility.
  • Clean driving record
  • Familiarity with medical and psychiatric terminology.
  • Excellent verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to build positive and respectful rapport with patients and families.
  • Works well in a busy team environment.

Loan Forgiveness?

No

Additional Keywords

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