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Mental Health Technician (MHT) - New Horizon - PT Evenings Rotating WE

Parkridge Valley Hospital - Chattanooga, Tennessee

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Job Code: 00584-12137

Part-time

Evenings (rotating weekends)

Parkridge Valley HospitalChattanooga, TN
 
Mental Health Tech – New Horizon
 

Parkridge Valley offers the most comprehensive mental health and chemical dependency services in the region. With programs available for children, adolescents and adults, services are provided with a variety of treatment options to best accommodate the individual patient- from inpatient care, to partial hospitalization to intensive outpatient care.

 

Parkridge Valley Adult & Senior Campus is a 64 bed facility with 48 acute beds (32 Psych & 16 A&D/Dual Diagnosis) and 16 beds dedicated to our Senior Life Unit.  Parkridge Valley Child & Adolescent Campus is a 108 bed facility with 84 beds being acute and sub-acute and 24 beds dedicated to our Residential Treatment Center which is a center for children in state custody.

 
Parkridge Valley is currently looking for a Mental Health Tech – New Horizon.
 
 
Responsibilities:
  • Provide age and culturally appropriate care including conducting and assisting in therapeutic groups and activities.
  • Monitor, record, and communicate patient condition with doctors, nurses, and social service representatives.
  • Teaches and assists patients in the process of utilizing behavioral modification plans as indicated on the master treatment plan.
  • Preserve privacy through maintenance of confidentiality in communication, patient care, and documentation. 
  • Orients and mentors new staff members.
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED Required
  • 1 year of experience preferred

High School Diploma/GED

Last Edited: 02/17/2017

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