Medtrust, LLC

  • Psychiatric Technician ( Psych Tech )

    Location US-AK-Anchorage
    Posted Date 1 week ago(1/11/2019 5:43 PM)
    Job ID
    2019-4288
    Experience (Years)
    1
  • Overview

     

    Psychiatric Technician

    Are you an experienced Psychiatric Technician? Would you like an opportunity to give back to our men and women in uniform?

    We are currently accepting resumes for Psychiatric Technician to provide services at the at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Alaska.

     

     

     

    For consideration please send resumes to vramirez@giacare.com

     

    MedTrust LLC is committed to quality in everything we do.

    We carefully match our employees to the right opportunity. We have earned the Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval for Health-care Staffing Services

     

    Join a team whose business is built on a history of integrity, honesty, and reliability.

     

     

    As a team member, you are eligible for the following benefits:

     

    Medical

    Dental

    Vision

    Paid Time Off (PTO)

    Federal Holidays

    CEU Reimbursement

     

    Responsibilities

    Core Duties:

    • Conduct or assist in treatment and rehabilitation of patients. Perform initial basic assessment procedures including standardized psychological testing, clinical interviewing, mental status examinations, substance abuse evaluations, and psychological and nursing assessment.
    • Identify mental health and nursing diagnoses, and provide patient education.
    • Observe, monitor, record, and report patient's progress.
    • Conduct or assist in conducting group and individual counseling, therapeutic community, and other related milieu activities.
    • Institute precautionary measures to prevent patient injury or suicide.
    • Assist patients with nutritional, hygiene, and comfort measures.
    • Obtain and record vital signs.
    • Coordinate with other agencies regarding specified care, treatment, prevention, rehabilitation, and administrative functions. Contact military and community agencies to obtain collateral information.
    • Explain and interpret mental health services to patients or others.
    • Assist in, or arrange patient referral to public, private, and military community agencies.
    • Prepare and maintain records and reports pertaining to specialty services.
    • Assist with care of individuals experiencing acute and post-traumatic stress reactions.
    • Prepare and maintain treatment records

     

     

     

    Qualifications

     

    Minimum Qualifications:

    • Degree: Certificate.
    • Education: Graduation from an accredited Psychiatric Technician Program; or completion of an equivalent education and experience that meets the requirement of the American Association of Psychiatric Technicians or completion of education and experience as a behavioral science specialist/technician in the United States military and proof of having completed an Armed Forces course involving psychiatric technician training or civilian course from an accredited school in the care of behavioral health patients.
    • Experience: One year of experience as a Psychiatric Technician after graduation

     Equal Opportunity Employer

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