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Behavioral Health Technician-Admissions-Nights (12hr Shifts) - (122106)

Universal Health Services
Phoenix, AZ 85003
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Valley Hospitalis built on three core principles, outstanding care, compassionate people and unparalleled service. We are a private 122 bed psychiatric hospital specializing in mental health care and chemical dependency counseling services.

We are looking for exceptional Behavioral Health Technicians to join our Intake/Admissions team!

Job Description: Behavioral Health Technician-Intake/Admissions (7:00pm -7:30am, every other Wed, Thurs, Fri, Sat)

TheBehavioral Health Technician (BHT) functions as an active and integral part of the treatment team, providing continuous patient care, supervision, interaction, and role modeling to patients ranging in age from adolescents through geriatrics depending on which unit worked. The Behavioral Health Technician (BHT) works under the direction of a Registered Nurse. The Behavioral Health Technician (BHT) will take and record vital signs properly. Monitor each patients location per the Observation Policy and Procedure. Utilize sound judgment during assessment and observe and documents any changes in a patient's appearance, behavior or ability to work toward treatment plan goals . The BHT Communicate changes in patient's condition to the nurse


  • UHS is Challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
  • 401k plan with company match
  • Generous Paid Time Off
Job Requirements

Job Requirements:

High school diploma or GED as well as a combination of behavioral health education and work experience totaling 4 years; or an Associate degree plus two years or work experience in a behavioral health; or a Bachelor s degree in social services or related field. May work flexible hours and float to different units depending on the needs of the hospital.

Additional Requirements:

CPR certification upon hire and must be renewed on an annual basis. Successful completion of (SAMA) including restraint and seclusion policies, within 30 days of employment, and prior to assisting in restraining procedures

One of the nations largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #268 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

If you would like to learn more about the BHT position before applying, please contact Cheryl Tidwell, Human Resources at cheryl.tidwell@uhsinc.com or by phone at (602) 952-3988.

Posted: 2020-01-30 Expires: 2020-04-02

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Behavioral Health Technician-Admissions-Nights (12hr Shifts) - (122106)

Universal Health Services
Phoenix, AZ 85003

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