Psychiatric Technician - 2 East / BHU
Job ID: 2012-7658
# Positions: 2
Job Location: US-NY-Middletown
Posted Date: 9/19/2012
Category: Behavioral Health
Shift Type: 4 - Variable Start Time
If Other - Shift Slot: 7AM-3:30PM, 3:30PM-11:30PM, 11:30PM-7:30AM
Normal Working Schedule: Variable Start Time, 7AM-3:30PM, 3:30PM-11:30PM, 11:30PM-7:30AM, Including weekend and holiday rotation.
Campus: Orange Regional Medical CenterMore information about this job:
At Orange Regional Medical Center, you'll find the uncommon is common here. You'll find a healthcare leader that still maintains a sense of intimacy and a state-of-the-art facility with a tremendous sense of community. You'll find the benefits you deserve with the rewards you can see. You'll find the advancement, flexibility and resources to advance your career and provide the care that your patients need. Orange Regional Medical Center - successful careers are common here. Orange Regional Medical Center (ORMC), is a 501(c)(3), non-profit organization. Formed by the merger of Arden Hill Hospital and Horton Medical Center, Orange Regional is licensed for 383 beds and employs over 2,500 healthcare professionals including over 600 doctors. Orange Regional Medical Center has consolidated two existing campuses onto a single site in Middletown, New York. This completed facility is the first new freestanding hospital built in the State of New York since 1989 and is the largest medical center between the Tappan Zee Bridge and Albany.
The Psychiatric Technician performs assigned patient care tasks and other related unit duties, defined, and delegated under the direction of a Registered Professional Nurse. Functions effectively in emergency and stressful situations e.g. remains calm. Uses least to most restrictive strategies to de-escalate patients e.g. implements behavioral contract, restraints, seclusion at the direction of the RN; remains objective
High School Graduate/equivalent; 2 year College Degree related to psychology preferredOne year experience in Behavioral Health or related human services field required if no college background.Current HeartsaverApply for this job: Apply for this job onlineEmail this job to a friendGo back to the welcome pageNeed further assistance?Applicant Tracking Software