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Mental Health Technician- Spring Mountain Treatment Center - (13509)

Universal Health Services


Location:
LAS VEGAS, NV
Date:
12/14/2017
2017-12-142018-01-12
Job Code:
13509
Universal Health Services
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Mental Health Technician- Spring Mountain Treatment Center - (13509)

Facility Name
Spring Mountain Treatment Center
Location
LAS VEGAS, NV 89117 US (Primary)
Career Area
Support & Entry Level
Category
Behavioral Health - Support Staff
Job Description

One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

Spring Mountain Treatment Center is seeking a dynamic and talented candidates for our Mental Health Technician positions.

Spring Mountain Treatment Center  located in Las Vegas, NV we are a 110-bed facility offering acute care psychiatric programs for kids, adolescents and adults. Please visit our website for additional program details:  http://www.springmountaintreatmentcenter.com/about.htm

Mental Health Technicians are expected to work in any of our patient populations from youth to adult.

Duties and Responsibilities: Provides structure and safety to the milieu environment as directed by hospital and unit procedures. Manages patient behavior effectively.  Provides services that support nurses, teachers, activity therapists, and other departments in various activities. Instructs, assists, and supervises patients in activities of daily living.

The shifts are 12 hours.

Position Summary: 

Maintain safe environment and appropriate boundaries with patients and staff.

Provide role modeling of appropriate behavior to patients for effective responsible citizenship and conflict resolution. This includes teaching appropriate social skills, communication skills, and relationship building skills.

Monitor and evaluate patient participation in patient treatment activities.

Assist in providing therapeutic and/or recreational activities. Provide structure and direction for educational groups for Lifeskills, Psych Ed., Self-esteem and Anger Management.

Must be able to work on all units as deemed necessary by supervisor.

Must comply with all competencies in a timely manner.

Documentation every 15 minutes and a brief note written on each Q-15 for each patient on the board

This opportunity provides the following:

*UHS is Challenging and rewarding work environment
Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
Competitive Compensation
Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
401k plan with company match
Generous Paid Time Off

UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

 

 

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Job Requirements

One year in Behavioral Health Field preferred. High school diploma or its equivalents required, additional education a plus.

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