Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the
nation’s largest and most respected health care management
companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals,
behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide.
Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000
employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health
care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong
franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control.
Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service
philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion
Salt Lake Behavioral Health, is a private, freestanding, 118- bed,
acute psychiatric hospital; specializing in mental health and
chemical dependency. We provide a wide range of services and programs
that offer evidence-based treatment proven to have positive outcomes
for our patients. Our inpatient and day hospital, or outpatient,
services offer supportive and compassionate care for children,
adolescents and adults through specialty programs that are tailored
to meet the needs of our patients. Salt Lake Behavioral Health
currently has a Mental health Technician position available. The
candidate selected will be responsible for the following:
Contributing as an active part of the
treatment team, providing continuous patient care, supervision,
interaction, and role modeling to patients ranging in age from
preschool through geriatrics depending on which unit worked. Mental
Health Technicians work under the direction of a Registered Nurse.
Education: High School Degree or
equivalent and Certified Nursing Assistant preferred; Degree from an
accredited college or university in social work, recreational therapy
or appropriate therapeutic discipline preferred.
Experience: One year of
related experience, with knowledge of psychiatric patient care
techniques with understanding of mental illness, preferred.
Licensure: Must maintain a
valid driver's license in the applicable state if you will be
Successful completion CPR certification and Satori Alternatives to
within 90 days of employment prior to assisting with restraining
procedures. May be required to work overtime and flexible
UHS is not accepting unsolicited
assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please,
no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to
any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or
method without a valid written search agreement in place for this
position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid
in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the
referral or through other means.
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