This is a PRN position and does not have a set schedule. The Mental Health Tech is responsible for maintaining continuous alertness and response to patient safety issues and participates in maintaining a safe and secure patient care environment.
Education: High School graduate or equivalent
BLSâ€"American Heart Association
Satori Alternatives to Managing Aggression (SAMA) Part 1 and Part 2 within 90 days of hire
Previous experience in nurse assisting (basic patient care) or mental health services preferred
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.