Behavioral Health Tech - Casual
Wauwatosa, WI 
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Job Description
Job ID 182444
Specialty / Department

Dewey Partial Services

Full / Part Time Part-Time
Hours / Bi-weekly Pay Period As Needed
Shift / Scheduled Hours
1

As needed position to meet department needs, PTO, leaves of absence

2020-01-09
Location
  • Wauwatosa 1220 Dewey Av
    1220 Dewey Ave Wauwatosa, WI 53213
How You'll Make a Difference

Provides specified direct patient care in an assigned area under the supervision of a registered nurse. Assists in implementing delegated treatment plan interventions. Performs routine unit functions, including secretary duties. Provides for the safe and therapeutic care through routine functions such as maintaining and monitoring activities of daily living (ADL) limit setting and communicating significant patient events.


Assists, monitors and/or maintains patient activities of daily living (ADL's).

Orients patient and family/significant others to the unit and hospital.

Escorts patients to various locations i.e., tests, meals, activities, supervising and managing their behaviors as required.

Performs vital signs on patients.

Receives direction from the RN and communicates significant or unusual occurrences in patient behavior.Documents pertinent observations/occurrences in the patient's medical records according to policy.

Defuses and reports crisis situations, intervening when appropriate and uses proper procedures.

Maintains a safe and therapeutic environment by assisting with groups, setting limits on patients; following established safety and risk management policies and procedures.

Qualifications
License & Certifications
Nurse Aide in good standing as indicated with the State Registry in which the team member practices..
Education
Advanced training beyond High School that includes the completion of an accredited or approved program in Nursing Assistant.
Experience
No experience required

Good verbal and written skills for safe and effective patient care.Demonstrates positive and effective interpersonal skills.

At Aurora Health Care

We pride ourselves on taking care of our people. And not just our patients—we mean you, too. We help each other live well. When you work at Aurora, you get the chance to work with a dedicated team that’s as passionate about the work as you are. Here, you’ll find limitless opportunities for ongoing learning, career advancement, competitive compensation and a stable work environment. But more than that, you have the opportunity to change lives—including your own.


Diversity and inclusion matters at Aurora. We celebrate our differences and nurture an environment where everyone feels included. We know that when we reflect the communities we serve, when we embrace differences and bring our whole selves to work every day, we are working as one to build a healthier tomorrow for everyone. Aurora supports a safe, healthy and drug-free work environment through criminal background checks and pre-employment drug testing. We maintain a smoke-free environment at all our locations. We are an equal opportunity employer.

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Part Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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