Under the direction/supervision of a nurse, provides basic nursing care needs for the psychiatric patient.
Must have knowledge to perform basic Nurse Tech functions, and knowledge of psychiatric concepts, diagnosis, and group therapy dynamics.
Must register with the Family Care Safety Registry. For more information and to register please visit www.fcsr.gov/FCSR
Must have knowledge to perform basic Nurse Tech functions.
Must have knowledge to perform basic computer skills for Meditech.
Knowledge of psychiatric concepts, diagnosis, and group therapy dynamics.
Effective oral and written communication skills.
Ability to maintain effective working relationships with other staff, patients and families.
Ability to perform simple mathematical equations.
Ability to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.
Ability to function effectively under stressful situations.
Ability to conduct group therapy.