Mental Health Technician
| Universal Health Services|
United States, Wisconsin, West Allis
1706 South 68th Street (Show on map)
|November 19, 2023|
Granite Hills Hospital offers high-quality, patient centered behavioral health care for the greater Milwaukee community. Our 120-bed facility features evidence-based treatment for adolescents, adults, and older adults.
We are looking for looking for Mental Health Technicians to join our new team! Day (7A-330P), Evening (3P-1130P) and Night (11P-730A) shifts available.
Mental Health Technicians function as an active part of the treatment team, providing continuous patient care, supervision, interaction and role modeling to patients ranging from adolescent through geriatrics.
One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. UHS is recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies.
The Mental Health Technician (MHT) position requires:
Education: High School Diploma or equivalent required; Certified Nursing Assistant preferred; Degree from an accredited college or university in social work, recreational therapy or appropriate therapeutic discipline highly desirable.
Experience: Two (2) years of related experience, with knowledge of psychiatric patient care techniques with understanding of mental illness, preferred.
Licensure: Must maintain a valid driver's license in Wisconsin.
Additional Requirements: Successful completion Management Aggressive Behavior Training, Service Excellence Training and CPR certification required. Certifications may be obtained during new hire orientation. MHT's may be required to work weekends, overtime and flexible hours.
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We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success.
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