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MiraVista Behavioral Health Center LLC Mental Health Tech-Adult Inpatient in Holyoke, Massachusetts

Mental Health Technician Adult Inpatient Psych 16 Hours Evening Join us as a Mental Health Technician! Part time 16 hours Evenings 3:00pm - 11:30pm including every other weekend and holiday rotation. As Mental Health Technician for MiraVista in Holyoke, Massachusetts, you\'ll bring your experience and knowledge where your voice matters. A Mental Health Technician is an integral part of our multidisciplinary treatment team. You will provide direct care and support not only to our patients but also their families and make decisions that impact the lives of your peers, your patients, and your community. In exchange, we will care for you as much as you care for our patients. How You Care for Our Patients As a Mental Health Technician, you will maintain a safe therapeutic milieu on inpatient psychiatric units. You will also conduct safety checks, monitor patients, assist with ADL\'s, de-escalate acute situations, and provide supportive interactions with patients. You\'ll make decisions that impact the lives of your peers, your patients, and your community. In exchange, we will care for you as much as you care for our patients. How We Care for You When you join the growing MiraVista team, you\'re not just taking a job, you\'re making a difference in people\'s lives. As our team member, you\'ll receive: Medical, Dental, and Vision 401(k) match Employer paid short term disability (STD), long term disability (LTD) Employer paid life and AD&D Insurance Generous Paid Time Off Flexible Spending Account Tuition Reimbursement You Bring Meaningful Experience Successful candidates will have: High School Diploma. Bachelor\'s degree in psychology or human services field preferred. Previous PCT/PCA, CNA or Medical Assistant experience required. Bachelor\'s degree may be considered in lieu of experience. Effective oral and written communication skills; ability to develop a therapeutic relationship while maintaining professional boundaries. Previous experience in psychiatric or substance inpatient, restraint reduction de-escalation, and crisis intervention is preferred. Job Responsibilities: Conduct patient observation and rounds. Assists staff with patient care while following treatment plans. Observe and monitor patient\'s progress and reports observations to staff. Develop a therapeutic relationship with patients while maintaining professional boundaries. Assist patients with activities of daily living skills, as necessary. Provide appropriate supervision of patients\' activities. Responsible for safety monitoring of patients of the unit. Process admissions belongings. Complete documentation in the EMR system. Facilitate patient groups. Work collaboratively with the Interdisciplinary Team Required to float to all units as needed About MiraVista MiraVista Behavioral Health Center is a new healthcare provider created to bring much needed psychiatric and substance use recovery services to Western Massachusetts. Located in Holyoke and accessible from all major highways, we provide expert, patient focused psychiatric, and substance use recovery treatment through a wide range of inpatient and outpatient programs. MiraVista cares for thousands of individuals in Western Mass region each year. We are a wonderful place to practice your profession, make a life-changing impact with patients and work with an exceptional team of psychiatric and addiction experts. Work With Us While We Live Our Values Our purpose it to provide compassionate, effective, inspiring care for those suffering from emotional distress and substance misuse, so they are empowered to lead fulfilling lives. We carry out our purpose by embodying the following Vista Values: