|Date Posted||April 12, 2018|
Position Title: Behavioral Health Technician – Access Center
Position Summary: Interviews
clients to assess crisis, situation around crisis, and accurately determine
what services are required. May have to transport clients from other hospitals.
Minimum Qualifications: High School diploma or
equivalent, one year experience in a mental health setting. Valid Florida Driver's License with a safe driving record
and current auto insurance. Basic
computer skills: Email, word processing, Internet, spreadsheets & data entry
(Test will be administered during interview). $12.20/hr
Special Skills, Knowledge and
Abilities: Basic computer skills: Email, word processing,
Internet, spreadsheets & data entry.
Reports to work as scheduled to ensure adequate staffing
to meet the needs of clients.
Diffuse and de-escalate
clients who present with agitation and potential for violence.
calls and requests for physician services.
referrals to least restrictive level of care while assessing client's clinical
and financial issues.
skills by keeping track of all forms and packets.
education for clients regarding relapse, prevention, diagnosis, medications,
outpatient services and community resources.
performs screening procedures.
maintain admission and screen-outs logs, census boards, state forms, and
Position Type, Expected Hours of Work and
Travel: Depends on schedule. Travel may be required.
Please note this
job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of
activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for
this job. Duties, responsibilities and
activities may change at any time with or without notice.
is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national
origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status
as a qualified individual with disability.
*CB* Bradenton, FL