Community Health Systems Mental Health Technician - Adolescent 2 - First Hospital - 1.0 FTE D/W in Kingston, Pennsylvania

Description:

Under the administrative and clinical supervision of the Head Nurse, the Mental Health Technician maintains a safe and therapeutic environment; provides direct psychosocial and physical nursing care to patients, in both individual and group settings; and implements the program schedule according to the patient s individual treatment plan.

Qualifications

BLS required; must possess a valid Pennsylvania Driver s License

One (1) year experience in the human service field is preferred; internships/field placement experience acceptable. Ability to develop and maintain therapeutic relationships with patients and family members/significant others; demonstrates verbal and written communication skills and the ability to express ideas in a clear, concise and legible form; ability to interface with all disciplines; ability to organize and prioritize multifaceted workload; exercises tact, diplomacy and good judgment at all times.

Job: Behavioral Health / Psychology

Organization: Wilkes-Barre Behav Hosp

Location: PA-Kingston

Requisition ID: 1739587