Psychiatric Technician 7p-7a in Danville, VA at Sovah Health - Danville

Date Posted: 8/7/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

SOVAH Health - Danville

Provides direct patient care, technical support and input in planning care through communication with the RN and other patient care team members. Utilizes effective communication skills and interacts with patients in a compassionate, nonjudgmental manner. Is effectively involved with maintaining the standard of care for assigned patients through assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation.   Maintains competency and possesses the skills to administer clinical treatment specific to diagnosis, age, growth and level of development of patient, including adult and geriatrics as appropriate as well as nonviolent crisis intervention. Completes duties as assigned and performs duties under the direct supervision of the RN or LPN designee.

Job Requirements

High school diploma or equivalent.  Previous experience in patient care settingdesirable.   Previous Psych experiencepreferred.  Current AHA Heartsaver CPRcertification required. Physical Maneuver Training preferred. 

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