HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Mental Health Technician in Nashville, Tennessee

TriStar Skyline Medical Center – Nashville, TN

Skyline Medical Center is part of the Tristar family of hospitals: TriStar Skyline Medical Center is Tennessee's first comprehensive stroke center and a national leader in neuroscience. The facility is equipped with 233 beds and offers a full array of acute care services, including cardiology, oncology, orthopedics/spine, rehabilitation and emergency services. As an Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI, TriStar Skyline is a leading provider of emergency heart care. There are more than 400 physicians on staff, many of whom have offices located right next door in the TriStar Skyline Medical Plaza.

We offer: Support for Serious Emergencies, with traumatic injury, saving time is crucial. Tristar Skyline is designated to quickly care for severely injured patients and increase chances of survival. Access to emergency treatment across Middle Tennessee and the greater Nashville area. We're located off of I-65, I-24 and Briley Parkway for convenient access. With two helipads located directly outside of the ER to provide rapid response time Trauma rooms located directly inside ambulance entrance Critical care unit, surgical suites and imaging located next to ER for rapid access to diagnosis and treatment.

TriStar Skyline Medical Center is currently looking for its nextMental Heath Technician.

Shifts:Full-Time Days (Rotating Weekends)

Department: Emergency Services

Position Responsibilities: * Actively participates in departmental PI, as assigned by Unit Director. * Assumes responsibility to maintain knowledge of and compliance with all current hospital and departmental policies. * Accomplishes job responsibilities in a professional and timely manner. * Demonstrates attention to detail, thoroughness and accuracy of daily work. * Completes high quality work in accordance with outlined standards and procedures within defined time frames. * Demonstrates effective utilization, planning and organization of hospital/job resources. * Sets priorities and demonstrates effective organizational skills by optimizing use of time, meeting deadlines and completing assigned tasks in a cost responsible manner. * Demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care, based on physical, psycho/social, educational, safety and related criteria, appropriate to the age of patients served in his/her assigned service area. * Demonstrates knowledge and competence with the electronic medical record program. * Demonstrates competency in interpretation of patient’s self-report or behavior related to the age of the patients. * Demonstrates ability to assess age specific data. * Demonstrates appropriate age related nursing skills. (Age of patient population served: Adolescent, Adult, and Geriatric) * Documentation is accurate, legible and effectively completed in a timely manner. * Occurrence reports completed per agency policy. * All behaviors fully support positive customer service

Qualifications: * High School diploma or equivalent

  • BLS certification required

  • Previous mental health experience preferred.

  • One year hospital / nursing home experience, preferred.

  • Successful completion of CPI certification required within 30 days of hire

Job: *Behavioral & Social Work

Title: Mental Health Technician

Location: Tennessee-Nashville-Skyline Medical Center

Requisition ID: 06020-68131