Mental Health Tech - Weekend - Nights
Windmoor Healthcare - Clearwater, FL

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Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of
the nation’s largest and most respected healthcare 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
healthcare 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.

Windmoor Healthcare, located in Clearwater
Florida is a 120-bed comprehensive behavioral health care facility
that provides a wide range of inpatient and partial hospitalization
programs and services. Our facility has been providing intensive
treatment of dual diagnosis issues and the comprehensive approach is
highly individualized, designed to guide patients and their families
through the process of intervention, assessment and treatment. We are
currently seeking Mental Health Tech(s) (MHT ) to
join our team. The candidate selected will be responsible for the

following:
  • Provides direct care to adult patients
with psychiatric disorders, as well as substance abuse

Ensure the safety and wellbeing of the patients.
  • Assist
and monitor patients daily living activities
  • Conduct
patient monitoring and observation (Q-15minute checks) according to
facility policy and procedures.
  • Ability to react
therapeutically in a crisis situation and respond to patients with
empathy and with positive interpersonal skills.

Requirements

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
EDUCATION : High school graduate or equivalent
with some college coursework in psychology or related field.
Bachelor's degree in psychology or related field preferred.

EXPERIENCE: One (1) year of related experience
preferred, with knowledge of adult and geriatric patient care
techniques regarding mentally ill or chemically dependent patients.
Strongly prefer a minimum of six (6) months of experience in a
psychiatric hospital setting.

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION :
  • Current CPR
Certification
  • Current Florida Driver’s License
Must be able to pass the AHCA livescan fingerprinting background
screen.

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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