Mental Health Technician-Fulltime days
Delivers professional and technical nursing care to patients presenting to the Critical Care Areas. Nursing care delivered complies with the objectives and policies of the hospital. Adheres to the monitoring of and compliance with all licensing and regulatory agency guidelines including but not limited to TJC, ACHA, OSHA, CMS, DCF, etc. Utilizes the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation when delivering nursing care. Prepares equipment and assists physician during treatments and examinations of patients. Assists in planning, supervising, and instructing and Patient Care Assistants. The professional nurse must possess strong critical thinking skills and the ability to work in a stressful fast paced environment is essential.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS (including required licenses/certifications, education and job knowledge/experience):
Current BLS Certification
Current ACLS Certification
Basic Arrhythmia Skills
Completion of Critical Care Course preferred
Ability to communicate in English