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Deltek Talent Management - Mental Health Technician - (238062)

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Mental Health Technician - (238062)

Facility Name
River Park Hospital
HUNTINGTON, WV 25701 US (Primary)
Career Area
Behavioral Health - Support Staff
Job Description

Mental Health Technicians (MHT) are responsible for providing effective patient care under the direction of the unit charge nurse. MHTs have a significant role in direct patient care and are a principle element in providing a safe and therapeutic environment through assistance in activities of daily living, implementation of therapeutic activities, and monitoring of patients. Essential functions of the job include, but are not limited to the following: Develops and maintains a therapeutic relationship throughout the health care continuum; Facilitates the patient and family's right to receive safe, quality, and cost effective care; Maintains and protects confidentiality regarding all aspects of patient care and information; Demonstrates a commitment to meeting the learning needs of patients by utilizing appropriate resources to meet those needs and achieve positive patient outcomes; Conducts patient rounds related to routine and heightened observation status; Interacts in a therapeutic manner to decrease crisis within the patient care setting; Demonstrates respect and understanding for patients, peers, and other clinical disciplines and participates as an effective member of the patient care team to implement an integrated approach to care; Demonstrates leadership behaviors and is committed to the development of self and others. The shifts for this position are: Sunday = Day, Thursday, Friday = Evening, Saturday = Day/Evening Double Off Monday, Tuesday, & Wednesday

Job Requirements

Must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Six months experience in a mental health setting is preferred. Required Knowledge and Skills: Good wri

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