Prime Healthcare

Mental Health Worker - Acute Psych

Facility East Liverpool City Hospital
Location
US-OH-East Liverpool
ID
2022-97904
Category
Aide
Position Type
Part Time < 60
Shift
Variable
Job Type
Non-Exempt

Overview

Join an award-winning team of dedicated professionals committed to our core values of quality, compassion, and community! East Liverpool City Hospital, a member of the Prime Healthcare Foundation, offers incredible opportunities to expand your horizons and be part of a community dedicated to making a difference.

 

East Liverpool City Hospital is an award-winning community hospital proudly serving residents of the tristate region since 1905. With 152 licensed beds and more than 500 employees, the hospital averages 31,000 Emergency Department visits annually. East Liverpool's medical staff is comprised of more than 160 physicians with an additional 21 resident physicians completing their training in Family Medicine and Internal Medicine. The hospital provides 24/7 emergency services, general surgery, medical stabilization for substance abuse, behavioral health for adults over the age of 55, and remains the ONLY cardiac rehabilitation program in Columbiana County. For more information, visit www.elch.org.

Responsibilities

Under the direction and supervision of the RN, LVN or Charge RN assist the licensed nursing staff in:

              Mental Health Worker – Inpatient:

  • 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
  • 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

Mental Health Worker Outpatient: Under the direction and supervision of the Director of Nursing, RN and the Program Director carries out activities of daily living program and individual treatment plans for the psychiatric patients.

 

Sound intriguing? If so, you should apply today!

Qualifications

Education and Work Experience

  • 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
  • current BLS (AHA) upon hire and maintain current
  • Behavioral Violence Prevention within 6 months of hire and maintain current annually
  • one (1) year prior mental health experience, preferred
  • familiarity with medical and psychological terminology, preferred 

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics.  If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources.  EEO is the Law:  https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf

 

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