Behavioral Health - ER Technician - LECOM Health

Behavioral Health – ER Technician

Millcreek Community Hospital

$1,000 Sign on Bonus

REQUIRED: Participates as a member of a multidisciplinary Emergency Department and Behavioral Health teams, attending to the responsibilities and needs of assigned patients in coordination with the Psychiatric Resident and Attending. Completes initial psychosocial assessment with patients and their representatives presenting to Emergency Department seeking possible inpatient psychiatric hospitalization. Completes safety checks of patients and patient belongings for contraband, to include wanding with metal detector. Following safety check, assists patients with changing into hospital gowns/clothing. Assists with patient care, safety rounds, and other duties on Unit 4 and Unit 5 as requested by Charge RN, during times when no patients are present in Behavioral Health area of Emergency Department.