The Mental Health Worker serves as a member of the nursing team, under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse, providing direct and indirect patient care. The Mental Health Worker fosters patient participation in the program milieu and offers support to patients coping with crisis situations.
High School diploma or GED. Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS (CPR) certification and CPI (Crisis Prevention Intervention) training within 90 days of hire.
Preferred: One (1) year inpatient psychiatric experience.
Variable shifts, Nights and Days and does include weekend rotation
Ministry Marketing Statement
Mission Hospital Laguna Beach (MHLB) joined the not-for-profit Mission Hospital family and the St. Joseph Health System on July 1, 2009. MHLB provides south Orange County coastal communities with daily 24-hour emergency department and intensive care services as well as medical/surgical services, behavioral health services including psychiatric services and an outpatient eating disorder program.
At MHLB, in Laguna Beach, CA, our core values of Dignity, Service, Excellence and Justice translate into an environment where the welfare of our patients always comes before the bottom line.
We are a member of the St. Joseph Health System, one of only 12 winners worldwide of the Gallup Organization's Great Workplace Award, which recognizes an "extraordinary ability to create an engaged workplace culture."
We offer a collegial work environment with competitive salaries and benefits.
St. Joseph Health - 10 months ago