HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Mental Health Tech - Geriatric Psychiatric in Kansas City, Missouri
Last year alone, our HCA Healthcare colleagues invested over 156,000 hours volunteering in our communities. As a Mental Health Tech withResearch Psychiatric Centeryou can be a part of an organization that is devoted to giving back! This position is located at Western Missouri Medical Center in Warrensburg, MO.
We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At RPC,we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include: * Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs * Paid Personal Leave * 401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service) * Identity Theft Protection discounts * Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options * Adoption Assistance * Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
We are seeking a Geriatric Mental Health Tech at Sage Behavioral Health in Harrisonville, MO to ensure that we continue to provide all patients with high quality, efficient care. Did you get into our industry for these reasons? We are an amazing team that works hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like you who feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!
To help address the behavioral health, mental and emotional need that typically occur with geriatric patients, the multidisciplinary team’s goal is to meet the behavioral health needs of both the patient and their families. Geriatric psychiatry services provide help for patients suffering from dementia, memory problems, depression, anxiety and other less prevalent disorders such as schizophrenia.**
About this unit:
- The Senior Adult Unit is a 10-bed unit that offers a specific inpatient treatment program for the geriatric population.
- We have an inclusive culture. This is a wonderful unit to work on!
- Staff work together to ensure excellent patient care. We treat each other with respect and opinions are valued.
The MHT provides and documents on patient care and observes patient behaviors based on the nursing process, established hospital policies and procedures, unit specific policies and procedures, and/or Standards of Care/Practice.
Assists in the coordination of nursing/psychiatric care provided in conjunction with the multidisciplinary treatment team.
Functions as a Safety Champion and Milieu Manager, serves on MHT Council.
· High School Graduate or GED required.//
· An Associates or Bachelors degree preferred.//
· Demonstrated competency in BLS required upon hire and maintained.
· C.N.A preferred
· Prefer one year of inpatient psychiatric experience.
For over 30 years Research Psychiatric Center has offered a complete range of acute inpatient, day treatment and community-based outpatient behavioral healthcare. In our 100-bed facility, we treat adolescents, adults and senior adults for emotional disorders, mental illness and substance abuse.
HCA Healthcare has been continually named a/World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere/since 2010. In 2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.__
You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for a dedicated Mental Health Technician like you to be a part of our team.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.
Job: *Behavioral & Social Work
Title: Mental Health Tech - Geriatric Psychiatric
Location: Missouri-Kansas City-Research Psychiatric Center
Requisition ID: 09727-64545