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HOSPITAL CORPORATION OF AMERICA Psychiatric Mental Health Technician Adult in Kansas City, Missouri

DESCRIPTION SHIFT: Nights rotating weekendsless thanbr>SCHEDULE: Full-timeless thanbr> Do you have the career opportunities as a Mental Health Technician you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Research Psychiatric Center a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Company .less thanbr> 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:less thanbr> * Paid Personal Leaveless thanbr> * 401k 100% annual match - 3%-9% of pay based on years of serviceless thanbr> * Identity Theft Protection discountsless thanbr> * Auto, Home, and Life Insurance optionsless thanbr> * Adoption Assistanceless thanbr> * Employee Stock Purchase Program ESPPless thanbr> We strive to provide the best possible care to our patients.less thanbr> Would you like to unlock your potential with a leading healthcare provider dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues? Join the RPC family! We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious Mental Health Technician to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!less thanbr> The MHT provides care to these patients via therapeutic use of self, the nursing process, the environmental/instrumentation, and other health care members. The MHT is a safety champion, milieu manager, and preceptor for new MHT's. The MHT functions as a member of the therapeutic team within limits as designated by the policies and procedures of RPC.less thanbr> ABOUT THIS UNIT:less thanbr> * 44-bed psychiatric adult unit is tailored to meet the needs of adults eighteen and older suffering from acute emotional or mental disorders, we provide inpatient treatment on both our Adult Treatment Program wing and our Intensive Treatment Unit to stabilize individuals experiencing an acute crisis.less thanbr> * We also provide intensive outpatient programs for those struggling with emotional or behavioral issues.less thanbr> * This level of care may be used as an entry point for treatment or as a step-down following inpatient stabilization.less thanbr> RESPONSIBILITIES:less thanbr> * 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.less thanbr> * Assists in the coordination of nursing/psychiatric care provided in conjunction with the multidisciplinary treatment team.less thanbr> * Functions as a Safety Champion and Milieu Manager, serves on MHT Council.less thanbr> QUALIFICATIONSless thanbr> * High School Graduate or GED required.less thanbr> * An Associates or Bachelors degree preferred.less thanbr> * Demonstrated competency in BLS required upon hire and maintained.less thanbr> * C.N.A preferredless thanbr> * Prefer one year of inpatient psychiatric experience.less thanbr> * Medical Terminology and clerical background preferred.less thanbr> 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.less thanbr> Company has been continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In 2018, Company spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.less thanbr> 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 Technici