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Department: D-4 Behavioral Health
Schedule: Per Diem
Shift: Varied Shift (09)
Hours: varied
Job Details: - Masters of Nursing
- Excellent Communication Skills (Verbal and Written)
- Excellent Customer Service Skills
- Excellent Organizational Skills

Position Requirements: High School Diploma/GED/Equivalent. Previous experience in a Behavioral Health setting required. Flexible with coverage to other shifts on the Behavioral Health Unit as needed. Contact with patients who may potentially exhibit physically violent behavior.

One year experience in an In-Patient hospital setting working with individuals with varying diagnoses that are mentally impaired, emotionally disturbed and/or physically challenged, preferred.



Position Responsibilities: Ability to follow the directives of the RN while providing assistance in the delivery of selected aspects of patient care. Ability to respond quickly to psychiatric emergencies and security codes on the unit. Has technical skills required for patient care (examples: vital signs, specimen collection, assisting with activities of daily living, preparing patients for treatments, diagnostic tests/procedures, assisting with ambulation and transportation). Good oral and written communication skills. Proficiency in basic computer skills. Good interpersonal skills.

ONLY: Current experienced psych assist applicants may apply.  

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