BHU - Psych Tech/Driver - PRN - Days
As directed by a licensed nurse, performs technical nursing care assignments such as collecting, labeling and storing specimens, weighing patients, taking and recording vital signs. Observes documents and assists patients with activities of daily living. Under supervision, observes, records, and reports activities of patients requiring special precautions. Appropriately maintains patients per observation level, accurately documenting per observation log. Maintains additional inventory/log books on the unit, per protocol. The Tech responsibilities include patient transportation, scheduling routine vehicle safety and maintenance, patient care during transport.
Must have High School Education. College education in health related field preferred.
Experience in the treatment of mental health and\or chemical dependency preferred. Must have BLS and COAP. New hires must obtain certifications within 90 days of hire. Chauffeur’s license is required and candidate must obtain prior to attending orientation.
Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled
Job Status: On Call
Job Reference #: 11327