Behavioral Health Tech

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Job ID: 58853
Area of Interest: Nursing Support
Location: Glen Burnie, MD US
Hours of Work: 12p-12a
Job Facility: UM Baltimore Washington Medical Center
Employment Type: Not Indicated
What You Will Do:

With clinical supervision, the Behavioral Health Technician is a multi-skilled individual who maintains a safe, secure and therapeutic environment for the behavioral health patient. The BHT makes trained observations and reports to the mental health team. The BHT provides patient care duties and assists with tasks to consistent with the progression of the patient’s plan of care. Patients served include pre-school children through elderly adult.

What You Need to Be Successful:

Current CNA certification from MBON.
Competent in all Patient Care Technician III skills.
Certified Psychiatric Technician or Associates Degree in Psychology, Criminal Justice, Sociology or related field required, Bachelor’s degree strongly preferred..
AHA CPR certification
One year in an acute behavioral health setting in a similar role required:
Demonstrated skills in managing potentially violent/aggressive patients preferred.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. 
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