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Mental Health Technician IPF

Tampa Community Hospital
Tampa, FL, United States
Full-time • Nights (rotating weekends)
Behavioral and Social Work   Job ID: 27500-7434
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SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
SCHEDULE: Full-time


Do you want to be a part of a family and not just another employee? Are you looking for a work environment where diversity and inclusion thrive? Submit your application today and find out what it truly means to be a part of a team.

HCA Healthcare is dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues. We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious MENTAL HEALTH TECHNICIAN to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program and an employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment available for the select roles and facilities. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

POSITION SUMMARY:  

The Mental Health Tech is a non-licensed attendant who contributes to the patient care process by assisting with activities of daily living; performing basic patient care activities and maintaining a safe, clean environment for individually assigned patients.  The Mental Health Tech is under the supervision of a licensed registered nurse.  The Mental Health Tech considers the special needs of the adolescent, adult, and geriatric patient in performing appropriate interventions. 
The position's tasks and responsibilities include: 

  • Serves and collects food trays.  Assists with patient feeding.
  • Transports, positions and drapes patients for exams and treatments.
  • Assists patients in ambulating.
  • Takes and records vital signs, weights and I & O.
  • Performs non sterile dressing changes.
  • Passes and collects bed pans.
  • Changes bed linens.
  • Provides encouragement, support and comfort to patients and family members.
  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.
  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
  • Orients and mentors new staff members.
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • High School Graduate or equivalent required.
  • Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider required.
  • At least one year of experience working within the mental health/behavior health unit strongly preferred.
  • Certification as a Behavior Health Tech desired.
  • Working knowledge of medical terminology.
  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
  • Ability to quickly make decisions to report patient condition with minimal supervision.
  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.

HCA Healthcare is a community of 94,000 Registered Nurses and 38,000 active physicians. We have over 1,900 facilities ranging from hospitals, freestanding ER’s, ambulatory surgery centers, and urgent care clinics. Our facility based staff continues to raise the bar in patient care. Ten HCA Healthcare hospitals have been named in IBM Watson Health’s top 100 best-performing hospitals based on patient satisfaction and operational data.

For more than 35 years, our 201 bed hospital has served northwest Hillsborough and northwest Pinellas counties with comprehensive medical, diagnostic, surgical and emergency services.  We are committed to providing high-quality healthcare with a focus on customer service through amenities that include all private rooms and room service. 

If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our managers. Come unlock the possibilities and apply today!

EEOC

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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Behavioral and Social Work
Tampa Community Hospital
Full-time • Nights (rotating weekends)

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