HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Mental Health Technician Psychiatric Trauma FT Nights in Kansas City, Missouri

*_Research Psychiatric Center Kansas City, MO

Mental Health Tech – Trauma Unit _* At Research Psychiatric Center, above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. Located in beautiful Kansas City, Missouri, Research Psychiatric Center embodies the mission and heart of HCA Midwest Health. We are recognized as a healthcare leader due to our skilled, compassionate and dedicated doctors and nurses.

This is a new 10 bed inpatient trauma unit treating individuals 18 and over who have trauma-related symptoms and diagnoses. The therapeutic approach of the program varies according to individual needs, with a focus on stabilization and trauma resolution utilizing evidence-based approaches, especially interventions which promote growth and empowerment, validate and offer insight, and move patients forward with the least re-traumatizing approach. A combination of treatment approaches are utilized.

Research Psychiatric Center is currently looking for a *Mental Health Tech – Trauma Unit *

_Responsibilities:_ * Under direction of RN, Team Charge Nurse, Unit Manager or Medical Staff provides nursing care to mentally ill, emotionally disturbed, or mentally ill patients in psychiatric hospital and participates in treatment programs. Want to learn more about MHT opportunities: Please contact Jennifer Beck at 816-257-6473 or email Jennifer.beck@hcahealthcare.com

_Qualifications:_ * High School Diploma or GED required, Associates or Bachelors Degree preferred * Missouri Certified Nurse Assistant preferred * American Heart Association BLS for Healthcare Providers required * One to two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Job: *Behavioral & Social Work

Title: Mental Health Technician Psychiatric Trauma FT Nights

Location: Missouri-Kansas City-Research Psychiatric Center

Requisition ID: 09727-52096