Pros: overtime is available all the time
Cons: staffing could be improved tremendously, units acuity level is to mixed
A typical day at work entails us working with patients to try and create a positive atmosphere. Running groups and facilitating physical activities in gym or outside.
Management is very involved in the process of trying to make the units as functioning as possible. Co-workers are generally all on the same page to try and keep the unit as safe and functioning – more... as possible.
The hardest part of the job is trying to separate the lower functioning patients from the higher functioning and helping both groups grow in the same community.
The most enjoyable part of this job is watching people grow and have a more positive functioning life – less