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TECHNICIAN PSYCHIATRIC II

BRONX, NY, US


The Psychiatric Technician II is a member of a team dedicated to providing the highest quality of care and services to our psychiatric patients. Where assigned and under the direction of the registered Nurse (RN) and /or Physician and in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, participates in crisis and or de-escalation interventions, therapeutic observations, patient supervision and other behavioral health related duties. The Psychiatric Technician II's duties include the implementation of seclusion/restraints for patients deemed in need of theses interventions. As an integral part of the team, the Psychiatric The Psychiatric Technician II is responsible for ensuring the function and maintenance of a safe, clean and functional environment for patients; assists with dietary aspects of care, answers phones, transports patients and assists visitors. 

 

Education Preferred- Associate's Degree

Education Required - High School/GED

 A High School diploma or G.E.D and two years of full time experience in nursing or psychiatric/behavioral health care in a high volume, intensive care environment; or  
2. A satisfactory equivalent combination of education, training and experience. However, all candidates must possess a minimum High School diploma or G.E.D.
3. Completion of and certified to perform vital signs, phlebotomy, EKGs  and blood glucose monitoring 
4. Successful completion of an appropriate training program in the application and use of restraints and seclusion must be completed 

 

Department: Nursing Bargaining Unit: 1199 Campus: MOSES Employment Status: Regular Full-Time Address: 111 East 210th Street, Bronx
Shift: Evening Scheduled Hours: 3:30 PM-12 AM Req ID: 135202 

 

Montefiore is an equal employment opportunity employer. Montefiore will recruit, hire, train, transfer, promote, layoff and discharge associates in all job classifications without regard to their race, color, religion, creed, national origin, alienage or citizenship status, age, gender, actual or presumed disability, history of disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic predisposition or carrier status, pregnancy, military status, marital status, or partnership status, or any other characteristic protected by law. 

 

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Mission:
To heal, to teach, to discover and to advance the health of the communities we serve.

Vision:
To be a premier academic medical center that transforms health and enriches lives.

Values
Define our philosophy of care, they shape our actions and motivate and inspire us to pursue excellence and achieve the goals we have set forth for the future. Our values include:

  • Humanity
  • Innovation
  • Teamwork
  • Diversity
  • Equity