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LifePoint Health C.N.A / Mental Health Tech, FT, Nights, Weekend Program in Watertown, Wisconsin

Watertown Regional Medical Center, Sr. Behavioral Health Unit, is seeking a Certified Nursing Assistant for the role of Mental Health Technician (MHT). Will be responsible to assist with nursing care of the patient, within the Sr. Behavioral Health Unite. Working under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse and in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team, will performs basic nursing care, assists patients with activities of daily living, maintains a safe and therapeutic environment and assists in the admission, provision of care, discharge and transfer of patients. Will work collaboratively as a part of a patient focused team to provide excellent care and services in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice. Care is provided based on individual treatment plan with specific attention to the age and developmental stage of the patient, cultural factors, level of functioning, mental status, medical issues and family/living environment affecting treatment.

Full time. .9 FTE. 12-hr shifts. Night Shift

Weekend Program with premium pay.

Sign-on bonus.

WRMC is recognized as a Top 100 Rural Hospital & Community Hospital, Grade “A” Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade and CMS Five-Star Hospital Rating.

Watertown Regional Medical Center offers a great work environment, competitive pay and benefits including health, dental, vision, 401K, life and disability insurance. Generous PTO plan. Take advantage of our Tuition Assistance and Loan Forgiveness Program to advance your nursing career.

Qualified Candidates will have:

High school diploma or equivalent required.

Associates degree preferred

Minimum requirement of current CNA, EMT or LPN certification/license issued by the State of Wisconsin, required.

Basic Life Support (BLS) required

Required Skills

  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
  • Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
  • Must be able to work with several distractions including light conversations.
  • Must be able to deal with aggressive, hostile and irrational behaviors of patients.
  • Must be able to respond immediately in crisis situations concerning patients and/or family members.

Job: *Nursing/Medical Assistant

Organization: *Watertown Regional Medical Center

Title: C.N.A / Mental Health Tech, FT, Nights, Weekend Program

Location: Wisconsin-Watertown

Requisition ID: 7471-2632