Catholic Health Initiatives Mental Health Technician II, Nursing Admin/Float Pool, Days, Full Time in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky

Mental Health Technician II, Nursing Admin/Float Pool, Days, Full Time

Description

Our Lady of Peace recently celebrated being named one of the

Best Places to Work in Kentucky for 2016! We are one of the country’s

largest private, non-profit psychiatric/mental health hospitals. The facility

offers the most comprehensive array of psychiatric treatment and substance

abuse services in the state, including specialized programs and services along

the full continuum of care, including inpatient, partial hospitalization and

intensive outpatient programming for all ages, including children, adolescents,

and adults. We offer competitive benefits for all FT or PT positions.

Our Lady of Peace is currently hiring for a Mental Health

Technician.

The Mental Health Tech provides

delegated components of nursing care to patients including monitoring, specimen

collection, psycho-education, assistance with activities of daily living and

behavior management in accordance with physician orders and established nursing

policies and procedures. Care provided

is based on defined standards of patient care and practice.

Qualifications

Education / Accreditation / Licensure (required & preferred):

High School or GED, 60 college credit hours in a social services field

or Bachelor’s degree in social services field.

Healthcare Provider/Basic Life Support required.

Able to complete Safe Crisis Management and perform Safe Crisis

Management techniques required.

Experience (required and preferred):

2 years of social services experience with 1 year in direct patient

care experience

required.

Or

If 60 college credit hours, 1 year of direct patient care experience

required.

Or

If Bachelor’s degree in social services field, direct patient care

experience preferred.

  • For

those hired after November 14, 2016, KentuckyOne Health will verify education

required by the position, through primary source verification, prior to

beginning employment. Education verification will also include the collection

of a high school diploma or equivalent, transcript, or other written validation

of education.

Job Patient Care Support

Primary Location KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-OUR LADY OF PEACE-LOUISVILLE

Daily Schedule 1

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 80

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2017-R0128226