Aventura, Florida

Description

SHIFT: PRN

SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem

Mental Health Technician PRN
PRN, 0.001 FTE
Aventura Hospital and Medical Center
Aventura, FL
 
Facility Description:

Aventura Hospital and Medical Center, a facility of HCA Healthcare’s East Florida Division, is a fully accredited 407-bed acute care medical surgery hospital providing award-winning procedures. Leveraging the latest technologies and treatment protocols, Aventura meets both the elective and emergency healthcare needs of its neighboring communities and international visitors. Aventura Hospital and Medical Center is designated a Level II Trauma Center by the Florida Department of Health and is certified as a Thrombectomy-Capable Stroke Center by the Joint Commission. Aventura’s Comprehensive Community Cancer Program is accredited by the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer and they are an American College of Radiology accredited Breast Imaging Center of Excellence.

 

Ideally located in luxurious South Florida, Aventura Hospital and Medical Center is home to a community rich in diversity and infused with world class culture. A prime location - nestled between Miami and Ft. Lauderdale - means you will be surrounded by the very best South Florida has to offer!


 
Job Summary:
Responsible for direct patient care, including assistance with activities of daily living, and performing routine technical nursing assignments.
  • Assists in assessment, planning, and implementation
  • Recognizes mental and physical indicators.
  • Signs and symptoms of drug/alcohol withdrawal are recognized.
  • Performs special functions as required (ex: feed and bathe geriatric patients).
  • Non-violent physical and/or verbal interventions techniques are utilized on patients exhibiting violent or other inappropriate behaviors.
  • Patients and rooms are searched regularly for contraband.
  • Patient behaviors are accurately assessed, reported, and documented.
  • Collects vital signs data and immediately reports significant findings to charge nurse 

Qualifications

  • Minimum of one year experience in psychiatric setting.
  • certification as Nursing Assistant preferred.
  • BLS Certification.
  • CPI required 30 days after hire.
  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.

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Aventura, Florida

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