UnityPoint Health

  • Mental Health Technician - Behavioral Health Overnights

    Requisition ID
    2019-56111
    Category
    Behavioral Health Services - Non-Nursing
    Location
    US-IA-Sioux City
    Address
    2720 Stone Park Blvd
    Affiliate
    7520 UnityPoint Heath SC St Lukes
    City
    Sioux City
    Department
    Behavioral Health Unit- SLRMC
    State
    IA
    FTE
    1.0
    FLSA
    Non-Exempt
    Scheduled Hours/Shift
    Varies 7p-7a and 11p-7a Overnights - Every other weekend.
    Work Type (Portal Searching)
    Full Time Benefits
  • Overview

    UnityPoint Health - St. Luke's
    Sioux City
    Fulltime 

    Shift: 2 12 hour nights (7pm - 7am), 2 8 hour nights (11pm - 7am). 

     

    Performs a variety of patient care activities and related health care functions under the direct supervision of a registered nurse.To serve as a receptionist and to perform clerical duties within a nursing unit.

    Responsibilities

    • Performs basic care tasks under the direction of the RN.
    • Reports changes or variances in the patients’ clinical picture.
    • Assists in providing a safe patient environment.
    • Uses patient care equipment effectively.
    • Displays good receptionist skills when communicating with patients, families, physicians, other members of the Health Care Team and the public.
    • Performs clerical activities such as transcribing of orders, completing requisitions and daily records.
    • Maintains patient records.
    • Orders supplies.
    • Maintains an organized Nursing Station.
    • Interacts appropiately with all mental health populations age 18+

    Qualifications

    Minimum Education

    • High School Diploma or GED

    Minimum Work Experience

    • None

    Required Licenses/Certifications

    • Mandatory reporter, BCLS
    • CPI (within the first 90 days of hire)

    Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities

    • Machines: Dynamap, Danninger CPM (Knee exerciser), Kendall A-V Impulse Foot Pump, Kendall Sequential Compression Device, Core IVAC Tympanic Thermometer, Stryker Autoreinfusion Device
    • Administrative: Restraints, Pain as the Fifth Vital Sign
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    • Fax, phone, call lights, door alarm, order entry. Must have effective interpersonal relationships and communication skills (verbal, non-verbal, and written).  Must be able to demonstrate the ability to type.

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