The Mental Health Tech facilitates the provision of patient care by performing specific nursing tasks in accordance with organizational and regulatory compliance. This position is responsible for maintaining continuous alertness and response to patient safety issues and participates in maintaining a safe and secure patient care environment. This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of CHRISTUS Health St. Frances Cabrini Hospital, and demonstrating behavior consistent with the Core Values.
Must be able to communicate effectively and professionally with patients, families, and medical staff both verbally and written.
Current CPI, or completion within 90 days of employment and re-certified annually.
Six (6) months prior experience in a healthcare setting preferred.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.