Part-Time Mental Health Technician, St. Paul NE

$18.50 hourly
  • Signet Health Corporation
  • Jun 05, 2024
Part time Other Behavioral Health Positions

Job Description

Signet Health is seeking a Mental Health Technician for a part-time, non-exempt position with our program at Howard County Medical Center, St. Paul, NE.  

This is a part-time position - 22 hrs/week with a starting hourly wage of $18.50/hour. 

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

  • Daily patient transportation
  • Assists in maintaining medical records
  • Monitors patient interactions and safety 
  • Provides clerical support
  • Assists in patient data collection
  • Provides patient information as a member of the interdisciplinary team

May include:

  • Posting charges daily and entering census information
  • Scheduling patients therapy and psychiatric appointments
  • Answering telephone for program, screen calls, takes messages
  • Processing mail and order program supplies

Job Requirements

  • Minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Experience working in a psychiatric / chemical dependency 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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