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Behavioral Health Technician overnight 6:00pm-6:30am

Company: Promises Behavioral Health, LLC
Location: Wrightsville
Posted on: June 10, 2024

Job Description:

Position Summary

The Behavioral Health Technician (BHT) provides oversight and support services to clients and staff in a residential treatment facility for adults with co-occurring diagnoses. BHT are responsible for around-the-clock supervision of the client milieu and helping to create and maintain a therapeutic milieu for treatment initiatives. The BHT position is an entry-level position.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities

  • Provides services necessary to maintain a functioning milieu, which includes but is not limited to:
    • Transportation/pick up of clients
    • Safety cleans and adherence to OSHA safety protocols
    • Stocking and keeping inventory of client items (i.e., literature, hygiene items, etc.)
    • Providing access to hygiene items/necessities to clients (i.e., phones, computer time, etc.)
    • Administrative functions necessary to client success (i.e., faxing, ordering, maintenance of client medical records or physical charts, etc.)
    • Organizes client belongings and administers access
    • Maintain active awareness of clients' locations and attendance of programming.
    • Observe, monitor, intervene upon, and document client behaviors and presentations.
    • Completes medication observations, collection and documentation of vitals, and assist medical/nursing team.
    • Maintain high quality documentation using appropriate forms in appropriate clinical language.
    • Facilitates non-clinical group sessions effectively within skill set and scope of practice. Job Qualifications and Requirements
      • Minimum of one year experience in the addition or mental health fields, preferred.
      • High school diploma (or equivalent), preferred.
      • Valid Driver's License, required.
      • Ability to speak clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listen and get clarification; responds well to questions.
      • Knowledge of organization, communication, and interpersonal skills.
      • Ability to exercise sound judgement, be attentive to detail, and maintain positive work attitude.
      • Ability to maintain confidentiality of all medical, financial, and legal information.
      • Ability to complete work assignments accurately and in a timely manner.
      • Ability to understand and utilize program knowledge, such as the disease model, motivational interviewing, trauma-informed approaches, experiential approaches, CBT, self-help approaches, and evidence based practices in client care.
      • Ability understanding of how to utilize medical knowledge, complete medication observations, observe and assess detox clients, and complete and document vitals.
      • Ability to document thoroughly in an electronic medical record.
      • Ability to professionally interact and communicate with clients, client family members, referral sources, and vendors.
      • Knowledge of MS Office and office equipment such as copiers and scanners.
      • Must meet pre-employment and maintain all applicable state and job related guidelines for background screening, fingerprinting, drug test, health screening, DMV, insurance, CPR/Basic First Air, and license/credential verifications.

Keywords: Promises Behavioral Health, LLC, Lancaster , Behavioral Health Technician overnight 6:00pm-6:30am, Healthcare , Wrightsville, Pennsylvania

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