University Behavioral Center, a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS), a 112-bed psychiatric hospital, has provided quality of care to children and adolescents in central Florida since 1989. The facility, located on a beautiful campus in Orlando, neighbors the University of Central Florida. Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected healthcare management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 75,000 employees.
The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase healthcare properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.
University Behavioral Center is seeking Mental Health Technicians (MHT's) to provide direct care in an atmosphere that provides for the personal care and comfort of our clients. We are currently interviewing candidates interested in working day/night shifts and weekends. Applicants are required to have previous psychiatric/behavioral direct care experience with residential or inpatient populations. University Behavioral Center has been a leading regional provider of intensive mental health services to severely troubled individuals for over 20 years.
PREVIOUS EXPERIENCE WORKING AS A MENTAL HEALTH TECHNICIAN IS REQUIRED.
We offer competitive pay and benefits. EOE M/F/D/V Smoke/Drug Free Workplace
Core of Duties:
Ensure that documentation is timely, consistent, clear, accurate and legible.
Keep clinical records secure at all times.
Accept constructive criticism and utilize supervision and feedback for professional growth.
Address problems noted by supervisor.
Communicate any and all urgent matters with your immediate supervisor.
Demonstrate willingness to accept responsibility.
Pursue professional development through participation in education and training programs.
Function well as a team member and contribute positively to the team and organization.
Maintain good communication, both written and verbal.
Assist nurses during intake as well as taking vital signs and weights. Notify nurse of any abnormalities.