Mental Health/Psychiatric Tech- $18/Hour

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    Beatrice, NE, 68310
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    Contract - Full Time
Maxim Healthcare Staffing is seeking a Mental Health/Psychiatric Technician  t care for individuals with mental or emotional conditions or disabilities following the instructions of physicians or other health practitioners.  They monitor a patient's physical and emotional well-being and report to medical staff.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Provides personal care and behavioral assistance/interventions to assigned clients
  • Assists clients with grooming, eating/meal preparation, and toileting
  • Assists with ambulation and transfer services
  • Monitor vital signs such as heart rate and blood pressure
  • Provides behavioral support services
  • Provides crisis intervention
  • Encourages independence
  • Maintains patient safety
  • Implements behavioral plans
  • Documents care per policies and procedures
  • Participate in rehabilitation and treatment programs, help with personal hygiene, and administer oralor injectable medications
  • Performs other duties as assigned/necessary
Minimum Requirements:
  • High School diploma or equivalent required
  • Associate’s degree in behavioral studies or related field, or equivalent experience preferred (or perfacility requirements)
  • Minimum of one (1) year relevant experience preferred
  • Ability to effectively elicit/provide information to and from appropriate individuals (including, but notlimited to, supervisors, co-workers, clients) via excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency with computers, including Microsoft Office required
  • Must be at least 18 years of age
Benefits
At Maxim Healthcare Group, we firmly believe that our employees are the heartbeat of our organization and we are happy to offer the following benefits:
  • Competitive pay & weekly paychecks
  • Health, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • 401(k) savings plan
  • Awards and recognition programs 
*Benefit eligibility is dependent on employment status. 
**CO Specific Benefits: Medical/Prescription, Dental, Vision, Health Advocacy (company paid if enrolled Medical), Health Advocate Employee Assistance Program, Health Savings Account , 401(k), 401(k) Company Match, Profit Sharing, Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability, Primary Caregiver Leave, Parental Leave, Life and Basic Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance, Voluntary Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance, Hospital Expense Protection Plan, Critical Illness Insurance, Accident Insurance, Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account, Home and Auto Insurance, Pet Insurance, Transportation Benefits, CommonBond, Educational Assistance Program, College Partnership Program, Paid Time Off/Company Holidays

About Maxim Healthcare Group
Maxim Healthcare Group has making a difference in the lives of our patients, caregivers, and employees for more than 30 years. Our nationwide suite of services includes home healthcare, companion and behavioral care, healthcare staffing, and workforce solutions. Maxim’s commitment to customer service, compassionate patient care, and filling critical staffing needs makes us a trusted partner wherever healthcare is needed.  

Maxim Healthcare Group is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer

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