Mental Health Tech-Van Driver

  • Diamond Healthcare
  • Nov 25, 2019
Full time Other Behavioral Health Positions

Job Description

This position will be full time from October to February 2020. 

The Mental Health Tech is a key position that provides direct patient care, monitors patient's physical and emotional needs, and administratively supports the psychiatric program.

  • Daily patient transportation
  • Assists in maintaining medical records
  • Monitors patient interactions and safety 
  • Provides clerical support
  • Assists in patient data collection
  • Provides patient information as a member of the interdisciplinary team

May include:

  • Posting charges daily and entering census information
  • Scheduling patient's therapy and psychiatric appointments
  • Answering telephone for program, screen calls, take messages
  • Process mail and order program supplies

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Minimum of a High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • 1+ years of work experience in a psychiatric / chemical dependency facility
  • Clean driving record
  • Familiarity with medical and psychiatric terminology
  • Excellent verbal/written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to build positive and respectful rapport with patients and families
  • Works well in a busy team environment

Loan Forgiveness?

No

Additional Keywords

transportation, driver, counselor, mental health tech, health tech