Last year our HCA Healthcare colleagues invested over 156,000 hours volunteering in our communities. As a(an) Mental Health Technician Per Diem with Portsmouth Regional Hospital you can be a part of an organization that is devoted to giving back!
Portsmouth Regional Hospital, offers a total rewards package that supports the health, life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and programs include:
Note: Eligibility for benefits may vary by location.
Would you like to unlock your potential with a leading healthcare provider dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues? Join the Portsmouth Regional Hospital family! We will give you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are looking for an enthusiastic Mental Health Technician Per Diem to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential!
Demonstrates expertise in mental health promotion and maintenance of high quality comprehensive patient care.
Displays respect for patient’s integrity, patient information and patient rights.
Demonstrates expertise in the performance of tasks necessary to maintain a therapeutic milieu and optimum patient care.
Escorts patients to and from scheduled activities in a safe and professional manner.
Performs all specific skills assigned including monitoring vital signs in a complete and accurate manner.
Assists with maintaining the cleanliness of the unit.
Maintains high level of interpersonal relationships with program staff.
Utilizes appropriate skills in telephone etiquette when answering the telephone, making sure to record correct messages and pass along to appropriate staff, including patient inquiries.
Demonstrate efficiency in maintaining support services, which are vital to effective program operation.
Maintains unit filing and paperwork system, if assigned by Nurse Manager or Charge Nurse.
Assist with maintaining patients activities of daily living.
Demonstrates ability to maintain a safe environment
Promotes internal and external customer satisfaction.
Builds and promotes a culture of service excellence and continuous improvement.
Attendance: works as scheduled and is compliant with Attendance and Tardiness Policy.
Qualifications and Experience
Required: American Heart Association BCLS and CPI Nonviolent Crisis Intervention within 30 days of hire
Preferred: At least one year of experience as a MHT in a healthcare setting; Bachelor’s or Associates degree in psychology or human service field
Must exhibit quality communication skills with the ability to follow verbal and written instructions
This role requires you to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 based on local, state and /or federal law or regulations (unless a medical or religious exemption is approved).
Portsmouth Regional Hospital has provided quality healthcare services since 1882. We give patient's access to trained physicians and advanced technology. Our 275+ bed hospital is one of the region's leading acute care facilities. We serve the seacoast region’s residents in New Hampshire, Maine and Massachusetts. Portsmouth Regional Hospital is the only Level II Trauma Center on the Seacoast. We are one of only three in New Hampshire to earn this important distinction. As part of HCA Healthcare, Portsmouth achieves high honors for quality patient care. We hold several prestigious accreditations. These include accreditation as a Chest Pain Center with PCI from the Society of Chest Pain Centers, The Joint Commission's recognition as one of the Top Performers on Key Quality Measures™ and accreditation as a Primary Stroke Center.
At Portsmouth Regional Hospital, our care like family culture extends to our patients, our people and our community. We are committed to each other because when we join together, our patients are cared for in the safest and most compassionate way.
HCA Healthcare has been recognized as one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies® by the Ethisphere Institute more than ten times. In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.
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Be a part of an organization that invests in you! We are reviewing applications for our Mental Health Technician Per Diem opening. Qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Submit your application and help us raise the bar in patient care!
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
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