UnityPoint Health Mental Health Technician-Geriatric Behavioral Health in Dubuque, Iowa
Work hours will be evenings working 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm and 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm, for 64 hours per pay period, and as needed. You will be required to flex to other shifts as needed. There is a holiday and a every third weekend rotation working 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm.
Our Behavioral Health unit is an inpatient hospital program providing psychiatric services to individuals age 55 and older who are experiencing behavioral health issues. It consists of 9 beds and provides coordinated, personalized care for each patient. Our program therapy helps individuals care for themselves better and follow their primary care provider's directions, particularly about taking medicines.
The Mental Health Tech role at Finley is a CNA role, which assists with patient bathing, takes vitals, performs blood sugar finger sticks, assists patients with eating, passes and picks up trays, and assists nurses as needed.
High School diploma or GED is required. Also must be active on the Iowa Direct Care Worker Registry OR must be at a Junior status or higher in an accredited nursing program.
Requisition ID: 2021-89282
Street: 350 N Grandview Ave
Name: 2020 UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital
Name: Other Behavioral - Geropsyc
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): .80
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: Work hours will be evenings working 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm and 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm, for 64 hours per pay period. There is a holiday and a every third weekend rotation working 3:00 pm - 11:00 pm.
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org