Mental Health Worker
Company: Dignity Health
Posted on: May 3, 2021
St. Joseph's Behavioral Health Center is a member of Dignity
Health. The word "dignity" perfectly defines what our organization
stands for, showing respect for all people by providing excellent
care. St. Joseph's Behavioral Health Center is a licensed,
not-for-profit facility, providing comprehensive behavioral health
services for psychiatric and chemical dependency disorders. We
offer a 35-bed inpatient hospital, day treatment, and outpatient
services. Our specially trained staff of board certified
psychiatrists, physicians and licensed professionals are committed
to providing compassionate, quality care, and creating an
atmosphere that fosters communication, trust, and personal
Position Summary:Under the direction of the Nursing Supervisor -
RN or LVN/LPT, the Mental Health Worker participates in observing,
reporting and recording of patient behaviors. The Mental Health
Worker is responsible for helping to provide a safe and secure
environment for all patients and families in a therapeutic manner.
May be required to drive an automobile by transporting documents or
patients to meet the needs of the Behavioral Health Center. This
position requires providing service to a one or more age
populations including a child, adolescent/teen, adult and geriatric
patient population in a manner that demonstrates an understanding
of the functional/developmental age of the individual served.
* One (1) year direct hands on patient experience as a Certified
Nurse Assistant or Nursing Assistant in an acute care setting
(hospital or LTC) or six (6) months psychiatric experience
required. * Six (6) months of customer service required. * High
school graduate or equivalent . * Current CA driver's license * BLS
certification through the American Heart Association.
* Certified Nursing Assistant certification is preferred.
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