Parkview North Hospital Mental Health Technician in Fort Wayne, Indiana

Parkview Behavioral Health-PBH IP - Adult Services Behavioral Health - Part Time, Nights, 36 hours/week; 7:00p - 7:30a; every other weekend rotation Posted 2018-03-13 Req # 133732 Summary This position will be responsible for providing direct patient care to all developmental populations which includes maintaining milieu/patient safety, providing psycho educational groups, and observing patient behavior/and pertinent documentation. # Education Associate#s degree in a psych related field or must be a nursing student currently enrolled in an accredited program (ASN or BSN) and have completed their first clinical experience. Acceptable accrediting agencies are Commission on Collegiate Education in Nursing (CCNE) or Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN). # Licensure/Certification If assigned to drive company vehicle, a valid driver#s license is required. If assigned to drive personal vehicle, proof of insurance is required in addition to a valid driver#s license. CPR required within 60 days; and CPI required within 90 days. # Experience Two years direct patient care work, in an acute care setting experience is preferred. # Other Qualifications Must have good verbal and written communication skills. Must be able to lift 50 pounds, assist with 100 pounds and push 300 pounds. Must have good verbal and written communication skills. Demonstrates familiarity with or basic insight into emotional needs of youth and adults.#