Atlantic Health System is seeking a PD Mental Health Assistant, I/P Psychiatric Unit at Overlook Medical Center.
* Demonstrates knowledge & understanding of psychiatric disorders & patients. * Use therapeutic communication skills in individual & group interactions with psychiatric patients. * Initiate & deliver therapeutic activities & groups. * Provide 1-to-1 interventions with patients. * Crisis identification & management (including de-escalation). * Assist nursing staff w/variety of tasks & activities. * Communicate information to healthcare team members. * Thorough, accurate, timely documentation of tasks & activities. * Measure vital signs and perform phlebotomy, ECG, glucometer testing.
High School Diploma or equivalent required
Bachelors Degree preferred
Prior healthcare experience in a health care setting preferred
prior experience with Phlebotomy and ECG preferred
Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 14th year in a row to Fortune's 'Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For' list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.
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