Health Quest Systems, Inc.

Mental Health Worker -SH -Per Diem/Day

Job Location US-CT-Sharon
Posted Date 1 year ago(11/11/2019 5:24 PM)
Requisition #
25100
Type
Per Diem
Primary Shift
Day
Hours Per Week
0.00

Overview

Nuvance Health is a family of award-winning nonprofit hospitals and healthcare professionals in the Hudson Valley and western Connecticut. Nuvance Health combines highly skilled physicians, state-of-the-art facilities and technology, and compassionate caregivers dedicated to providing quality care across a variety of clinical areas, including Cardiovascular, Neurosciences, Oncology, Orthopedics, and Primary Care.

 

Nuvance Health has a network of convenient hospital and outpatient locations — Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Norwalk Hospital and Sharon Hospital in Connecticut, and Northern Dutchess Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center and Vassar Brothers Medical Center in New York — plus multiple primary and specialty care physician practices locations, including The Heart Center, a leading provider of cardiology care, and two urgent care offices.  Non-acute care is offered through various affiliates, including the Thompson House for rehabilitation and skilled nursing services, and the Home Care organizations. For more information about Nuvance Health, visit www.nuvancehealth.org.

Responsibilities

The Mental Health Worker (MHW) provides direct and indirect patient care under the direction of an RN or physician. Assists patients with activities of daily living, provides for personal care, emotional support and performs more complex clinical skills under the direction of an RN. Population served based on scope of services in the department

Qualifications

High School graduate or equivalent.
Connecticut, Massachusetts or New York CNA Certification preferred OR relevant direct care experience.
Current BLS certificate.

Ability to effectively communicate in English, both verbally and in writing.
Additional languages preferred.

Basic computer knowledge.

For physical demands of position, including vision, hearing, repetitive motion and environment, see following description.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of the position without compromising client care.

 

Every other weekend and holiday rotation

 

12 hour shifts 6:45am-7:15pm

 

 

Every other weekend and holiday rotation

 

12 hour shifts 6:45am-7:15pm

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