Northwell Health Psychiatric Technician - Per Diem in Valley Stream, New York

Req Number 00106T

Job Category Nursing Support

Job Description

Franklin Hospital is an acute care community 305 bed hospital that is acclaimed for its strides in patient satisfaction and community focused care. The medical center offers a full range of healthcare services to its patients, including family centered medicine, geriatric care, in-patient psychiatric care, women's health and ambulatory surgery, primarily for patients from western Nassau and eastern Queens Counties. The hospital also includes the Mary L. Chrichlow Family Health Center, which was created to address the needs for under-insured families.

The successful candidate will work under direction and supervision of licensed nursing staff and assist in the care of the psychiatric patient. The ideal candidate will adhere to Franklin Hospital Medical Center/Nursing Department/Unit policies and procedures and all JCAHO regulatory agency requirements and standards in addition to demonstrating and promoting service excellence at all times.

Qualifications

This position requires a High School Diploma or equivalency as well as hospital experience and a BLS certification. Psychiatric experience is preferred.