Senior Psychiatric Technician - Emergency Department - FT - Days at Careers
Job Description & Salary Range
UC Title: Senior Psychiatric TechnicianPosition Number: 10006132Reports to: Clinical Nurse III -SupervisorWorking Title: Senior Psychiatric TechnicianCost Center: Emergency Department (7231)Bargaining Unit: EXFLSA: NonexemptJob Code: 8925Date Created: 07/02/2015Shift: Day ShiftHours: 36.00
Position Summary: Responsible for providing patient care in the Emergency Department by carrying out individualized patient treatment plans. Will assist with patient personal hygiene, medication administration, taking/recording vitals, specimen collection, and administration of patient treatments or procedures. Duties will also include observation, intervention, and physical restraint.
Rate Minimum $26.99 Midpoint $30.28 Maximum $33.58
Required Qualifications: Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships across the HealthSystemAbility to maintain a work pace appropriate to the workloadBasic Life SupportDemonstrated ability to apply logic and reasoning to identify when something is wrong or likely to go wrong, as well as alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to situationsExcellent written and verbal communication skills in EnglishKnowledge of psychotropic medications and affectsLicensed Psychiatric Technician in the State of CaliforniaMinimum 1 year experience as a Psychiatric TechnicianMust demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the jobMust possess the skill, knowledge and ability essential to the successful performance of assigned dutiesPreventative Management of Assaultive Behavior (PMAB) within 30 days of hirePsychiatric Technician
Preferred Qualifications: Bilingual Spanish / Vietnamese helpfulIV CertificationKnowledge of University and medical center organizations, policies, procedures and formsPhlebotomy CertificatePrevious experience working in a mental health clinical setting, with the mentally ill
Physical, Mental & Environmental Demands:To comply with the Rehabilitation Act of 1973 the essential physical, mental and environmental requirements for this job are listed below. These are requirements normally expected to perform regular job duties. Incumbent must be able to successfully perform all of the functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation.
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