Behavioral Health Tech III - FT/Nights
Company: Methodist Specialty & Transplant Hospital
Location: San Antonio
Posted on: November 11, 2019
Description SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital Behavioral Health
Technician III Psych Intensive Care Unit (ICU) FT - Nights -
Non-Exempt -- -- Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping
others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered
environment? Jump-start your career in our Psych ICU department.
Submit your application today!
Benefits: -- 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, employee stock purchase program and
student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this
fantastic opportunity. -- Seeking a Behavioral Health Technician
III to join our team who is an integral part of the nursing team.
This position provides more complex care of psychiatric patients
beyond routine care requirements.-- -- What you will do in this
- Takes vital signs, patient weights, performs ancillary blood
glucose testing, documents results in the medical record and
reports results to nursing. Maintains accurate Intake and Output,
calorie counts and collection of urine drug screens.
- Serves and collects food trays, water carafes, and nourishment.
Feeds patients as necessary. Assists with activities of daily
living such as bathing, shaving, and oral care. Answers patient
call lights and assists with lifting and transporting.
- Observes patients every 15 --- 30 minutes and documents
findings on observation record. Performs room safety survey every
shift and provides 1 to 1 observation as assigned.
- Leads a community or activity group and reports patient
participation to RN.
- Performs contraband searches. Is skilled at identifying and
intervening with safe and effective techniques on patients to avoid
escalation of undesirable or unacceptable behavior, which eminently
poses as a threat to self or others. Accompanies patients on
activities such as smoke breaks, on site and off site procedures or
testing and to court hearings.
- In addition to routine Behavioral Health Tech duties
consistently performs, as assigned, a minimum of two of the
following additional duties: Unit Secretary, ECT Tech, Behavioral
Health Class Instructor (i.e Trauma Informed Care, CPI) or Video
Monitor Reviewer. -- Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital is
licensed for 382 beds and has been nationally recognized by
Leapfrog---s Hospital Safety Grade A. It receives international
acclaim for its outstanding and dynamic kidney, liver and pancreas
transplant programs, setting record numbers for volume and
outcomes. Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital is home to
the Texas Transplant Institute, a nationally recognized center that
recently performed the world---s first 16-way kidney donor exchange
chain during three consecutive days at a single hospital.
Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital earned designation as a
Center of Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery Excellence from the
American Society for Bariatric Surgery in 2008. Our Sexual Assault
Response Team provides a compassionate environment for sexual
assault survivors ages 13 and up. This program serves as a model
for hospitals and agencies all over the world. For more
information, please visit our website at www.sahealth.com and
select Methodist Specialty and Transplant Hospital under
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.Qualifications
- High School Diploma or equivalent.
- Must be certified, trained or have educational degree in a
minimum of three of the following: Unit Secretary, ECT Technician,
college degree in a related field, current CNA certification or
currently certified as a National Psychiatric Technician. --
- 3 years in the psychiatric field, as well as other additional
training, skills, certifications or education. -- Be a part of an
organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing
applications. Qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by
our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your application today
and help us raise the bar in patient care!--Notice Our Company---s
recruiters are here to help unlock the next possibility within your
career and we take your candidate experience very seriously. During
the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request
financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit
card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters
will not email you from a public webmail client like Gmail or Yahoo
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HCA Healthcare is a collaborative healthcare network, driven by
physicians, nurses and colleagues helping each other champion the
practice of medicine to give people a healthier tomorrow. With a
comprehensive network of more than 270,000 people across
approximately 1,800 care facilities, our scale enables us to
deliver great outcomes for our patients, provide superior nursing
care and be a preferred place for physicians to practice medicine.
We never stop in our pursuit of insights and care advances based on
the knowledge and data we gain from approximately 30 million
patient encounters a year. Every day, we raise the bar to improve
the way healthcare is delivered, not just in our facilities, but
everywhere. We---re committed to improving more lives in more ways,
and above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of
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