Mental Health Tech-PT (Delmar Location)
Additional Information About the Role
- Associate's Degree
- 2-5 years
12 hr shift, 7pm to 7am
Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center is the largest hospital in Missouri and is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish Hospital's staff is composed of full-time academic faculty and community physicians of Washington University School of Medicine, supported by residents, interns, fellows and other medical professionals. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Barnes-Jewish Hospital was the first adult hospital in Missouri to be certified as a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
The Psychiatric Center – Delmar Campus is a behavior health inpatient program that is driven to provide a high level of quality care. We are dedicated to meeting the needs of the St. Louis Community and surrounding areas. The Delmar Campus has two 25 bed units that provide care to anyone requiring treatment in depression, anxiety and behavior health recovery. We have a multidisciplinary team that consist of behavior health nurses, psychiatrist, Medical physicians, social workers, activity staff, music therapist and pharmacy.
Responsible for performing necessary services in caring for the personal needs, comfort and treatment of psychiatric patients under the direction of the registered nurse.
ResponsibilitiesAssists patients with daily hygiene including personal care direction, assists with physical activity, meets patients? nutritional needs, and documents activities as required.Implements direct patient care under the supervision of a nurse.Assists nurses with admissions and discharges, and assists nurses and doctors with treatments, procedures and examinations.Performs general clerical tasks.Collects and records specimens, including phlebotomy.
EducationHigh School Diploma or GED