Starr Regional Medical Center

Starr Regional Medical Center

Athens, TN

Mental Health Tech (Days) Senior Care

Starr Regional Medical Center

CNA / Nurse Tech / Mental Health Tech – Etowah Campus – GeroPsych –– Full-Time – Day Shift position available.

$4,000 SIGN ON BONUS for qualified applicants

 Core competencies for the position include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Performs basic patient care activities as delegated and supervised by an RN, including monitoring vital signs, possibly taking blood glucose measurements, and recording intake and output.
  • Assists patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living, including but not limited to bathing, grooming, eating, and ambulation.
  • Reports abnormal findings or changes in physical, mental, and emotional conditions to nursing staff.
  • Assists with keeping patient rooms and common areas stocked, clean and orderly.
Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Nursing student or completion of a licensed nursing assistant program is preferred.
  • Current Tennessee Nurse Aide Certification is preferred.
  • One year of recent acute care experience is preferred.
  • BLS through American Heart Association or American Red Cross is required within 60 days of hire.
  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervisor.

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