Provides care and comfort measures to patients in need of acute mental health care under the supervision of the Registered Nurse. Performs specific patient care as assigned and supervised by a Registered Nurse. Maintains clean and orderly patient care areas, equipment and supplies. Restocks inventories and supplies to keep supplies readily available. May need to work beyond the regular tour of duty or in another patient care unit as assigned by department head or nursing supervisor.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS (including required licenses/certifications, education and job knowledge/experience):
Recent mental health care experience preferred
Current BLS Certification
Effective oral and written communication skills in the English language
Visual and hearing senses must be adequate to detect changes in human physiological condition
Able to function calmly in a fast paced, stressful environment
Completion of a successful Florida Protective Services Background check
Job: Behavioral Tech
Primary Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Facility: Florida Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2005035298
About Florida Medical Center
Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.