NJ Employer Mental Health Associate- Psych IP STCF- Full Time Day Shift in Long Branch, New Jersey
MENTAL HEALTH ASSOCIATE- PSYCH IP STCF- FULL TIME DAY SHIFT Job Number: 2950Category: Behavioral and Mental HealthLocation: Long Branch, NJ Monmouth Medical Center is one of New Jersey's largest community teaching hospitals, where physicians work as a team dedicated to academic and clinical excellence and comprehensive, compassionate patient care. Monmouth Medical Center has been an affiliate of Philadelphia s Drexel University College of Medicine for more than 40 years. As part of RWJ Barnabas Health, Monmouth Medical Center is a leader in designing unparalleled new ways for delivering health care. For over 128 years, Monmouth Medical Center has been the leader in central New Jersey in providing the best in health care and the latest in medical technology to nearly 1 million residents that comprise its primary service area of Monmouth County, and portions of Ocean and Middlesex counties. SUMMARY OF JOB FUNCTION: Functions as a care partner with the Registered Nurse to provide nursing care to a diagnostically/developmentally specific patient population; under supervision of the Registered Nurse, the MHA provides therapeutic interventions and treatments. Also responsible for unit support activities and clerical/administrative functions as directed. Is responsible for reporting identified safety issues such as hazardous environments (i.e. damaged floors/walls/ceiling tiles/unsecured areas) and medical errors, etc. JOB QUALIFICATIONS: BA/BS degree or 10+ years of related experience in a psychiatric services setting required. Must successfully complete MMC clinical training orientation. Annual BEST and BLS certifications Barnabas Health offers excellent-provided benefits which include: competitive compensation, comprehensive medical/dental benefits, employer-matched 401(k) savings plan, Flexible Spending Plans, PTO program, tuition reimbursement and so much more. Equal Employment Opportunity.