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  • Mental Health Worker - Senior Behavioral Health

    Facility Lower Bucks Hospital
    Location
    US-PA-Bristol
    ID
    2019-33732
    Category
    Non Clinical Tech
    Position Type
    Full Time
    Shift
    Nights
  • Responsibilities

    Mental Health Worker Inpatient: Under the direction and supervision of the RN, LVN or Charge RN assist the licensed nursing staff in providing and documenting patient care including assistance with activities of daily living. Supports the unit functions and maintains a safe and clean environment for patients, visitors and co-workers; functions as an integral part of the interdisciplinary care team and communicates pertinent patient information to the supervising RN. Performs some clerical duties as assigned and provides basic nursing care for the adult and geriatric patients. Performs responsibilities within the guidelines of the Nursing Structure Standards, Hospital/Nursing Policy and state regulatory and accrediting requirements.

    Qualifications

    Education and Work Experience

    1. Must have current and valid license as a Certified Nursing Assistant issued by the State if a CNA. If not a CNA, must have a minimum of one year experience working as Mental Health Worker in a hospital setting.
    2. Current BLS (AHA) upon hire and maintain current.
    3. Behavioral Violence Prevention within 6 months of hire and maintain current annually.
    4. One (1) year prior mental health experience preferred.
    5. Familiarity with medical and psychological terminology preferred.

     

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