MHW - HBH ER in Huntington Beach, CA at Huntington Beach Hospital

Date Posted: 10/2/2018

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Job Description

Summary:
JOB SUMMARY:
Mental Health Worker: Under the direction and supervision of the RN, LVN or Charge RN assist the licensed nursing staff in providing and documenting patient care including assistance with activities of daily living. Supports the unit functions and maintains a safe and clean environment for patients, visitors and co-workers; functions as an integral part of the interdisciplinary care team and communicates pertinent patient information to the supervising RN. Performs some clerical duties as assigned and provides basic nursing care for the adult and geriatric patients. Performs responsibilities within the guidelines of the Nursing Structure Standards, Hospital/Nursing Policy and state regulatory and accrediting requirements.


EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING

1. Must have current and valid license as a Certified Nursing Assistant issued by the State if a CNA. If not a CNA, must have a minimum of one year experience working as Mental Health Worker in a hospital setting or basic EMT Training or E.R. experience required.
2. Current BCLS (AHA) upon hire and maintain current.
3. Behavioral Violence Prevention within 6 months of hire and maintain current annually.
4. One (1) year prior mental health experience preferred.
5. Familiarity with medical and psychological terminology preferred.
   

Work Type: Part Time Greater Than 59    

Shift: 1

Legend: Shift 1=Day, 2=Evening, 3=Night, 4=Varied.

We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact the Human Resources Department.

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