Posted on Sep. 14, 2017
Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, 401k / Retirement Plan
The Brook Hospital-KMI and Dupont locations are currently seeking Mental Health Associates- The Brook Hospital KMI treats both Adolescent and Adult psychiatric and addiction services patients.
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Education requirementsHigh school diploma or general education degree (GED) required
Experience requirementsExperience working as a Mental Health Associate in a behavioral health setting is preferred.
ResponsibilitiesThe Mental Health Associate assists patients in activities of daily living, measures patients' general physical condition, and leads educational discussions. Observes and reports patients' behavior patterns and intervenes by verbal or physical means as required. The Mental Health Associate also maintains the therapeutic milieu (the physical or social setting in which something occurs or develops) that is conducive to quality patient care. The Mental Health Associate conducts activities in accordance with patient diagnosis and needs.
SkillsCommunicates patients’ needs.
Assist patients with activities of daily living (ADLs).
Monitors and documents patient’s behaviors every 15 minutes
Assists in placing patients in seclusion or restraints.
Takes and records temp, B/P, pulse, weight, and respiratory rates.
Ability to teach.
Critical thinking and problem solving skills a must to perform this job.
Excellent communication skills.
Work hoursMental Health Associate 3p-11p Adolescents 11p-7a Dupont Location
Mental Health Associate PRN KMI location