The Behavioral Health Tech works under supervision of a Registered Nurse and according to established procedures, provides direct patient care to patients with behavioral health disorders. Ensures the safety and well-being of these patients by maintaining a safe milieu. Participates in treatment planning and implementation. Documents according to department/organization procedures.
Required Education and/or Experience: A High School Diploma or GED, Ability to demonstrate de-escalation and behavior management techniques, Excellent interpersonal; skills including teamwork, ability to prioritize, ability to receive and follow through on directions, Preferred Education and/or Experience: Prior experience in a hospital or customer service environment, Previous experience in psychiatric setting.