Patient Care Tech Behavioral Health Unit in Salem VA, Virginia, United States
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Patient Care Tech Behavioral Health Unit

LewisGale Medical Center
Salem VA, VA, United States
Full-time • Nights (rotating weekends)
Clinical Techs   Job ID: 00005-26700
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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 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 Patient Care Tech for our Behavioral Health Unit 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, student loan repayment program, employee discount program, and an employee stock purchase program. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

 

LewisGale Medical Center (LGMC) delivers quality care to our patients located in the beautiful mountainous region of Southwest Virginia.  LGMC is a 521-bed acute care facility and is the largest hospital in the LewisGale Regional Health System (LGRHS).  LewisGale is also ranked among the top hospitals in Virginia and the nation for benchmarked quality cancer care, patient safety and satisfaction and health outcomes.  

 

More specifically, our Behavioral Health Unit offers hope, help, encouragement and support for individuals with emotional, behavioral and mental health needs, including depression, chemical dependency such as drug or alcohol addiction, anxiety and many other issues.  Individuals receive the best quality care through specialized services in safe, healthy, confidential and calming environments.  Also, our programs cover a wide range of inpatient and outpatient services for adolescents age 13 and up, adults, impaired professionals and some geriatric patients.  

 

See additional information about this unit our website http://lewisgale.com/service/mental-health.

 

Our Behavioral Health Unit:

 
  • Patient turn over ranges from 3 – 7 days
  • Provide the use of a gym, art room, and private consultation rooms for patient needs
  • A supportive environment focused on fostering educational opportunities and specialty certification
  • Leaders have a passion for supporting team members in reaching their professional goals, maintaining a teamwork atmosphere, and delivering excellent patient care
 

Our Patient Care Technicians (PCT) work under the supervision of the Registered Nurse (RN), and assist the nursing staff in providing patient care. You will deliver high quality, patient-centered care services related to common nursing functions and activities of daily living.

  • You will work closely with the clinical team to create and implement a care plan by performing direct and indirect patient care under the supervision of the licensed nurse.
  • Obtain and record initial and ongoing patient information throughout the cycle of care.
  • Document observations, interactions, patient responses to performed activities, and any physical or behavioral changes at time of occurrence.
  • You will assist with patient mobility by regularly turning, positioning, and ambulating as well as transferring patients to and from other units/departments.
  • Clerical duties include assembling and maintaining charts, filing, answering and transferring phones, and relaying messages.
 

Qualifications

REQUIREMENTS
  • CNA certification in the Commonwealth of Virginia through the Board of Health Professions; or completed Fundamentals of Nursing course through an accredited school of nursing preferred.
  • Previous healthcare experience in an acute care setting is preferred.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification from the American Red Cross or the American Heart Association.
 

We are a family 270,000 strong! Our Talent Acquisition team is reviewing applications immediately. Highly qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your resume today to join our community of caring!

 

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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Clinical Techs
LewisGale Medical Center
Full-time • Nights (rotating weekends)

COVID-19 Vaccination

In compliance with the emergency regulation issued by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) dated November 4, 2021, and company policy, this role requires you to have received the first dose of a two-dose COVID-19 vaccination series (or a one-dose COVID-19 vaccination) by December 6, 2021, or to have applied for a medical or religious exemption. 

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