Oasis Behavioral Health
Acute Lead BHT - Night Shift
Assist patient with their daily living activities and administer basic health care or treatments.
Participate in therapeutic or recreational group activities with patient.
Participate in rehabilitation and treatment programs.
Help with personal hygiene.
Assist patient in achieving and maintaining care goals.
Deliver care based on the priority of needs and available resources to the specific service population of the facility.
Provide medical or therapeutic care. Direct and indirect diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to patient.
Help with admitting and discharging patient.
Monitor physical and emotional well-being of patient and report unusual behavior or physical ailments to appropriate staff. Prepare and maintain records of progress and services performed.
Encourage patient to participate in social, recreational, or other therapeutic activities that enhance interpersonal skills or develop social relationships.
Teach strategies to promote client wellness and independence.
Lead or co-lead individual or group sessions as part of specific recreational or therapeutic procedures.
Prepare treatment or recreation areas, such as set up therapy equipment, transport patients/help them move to or from a therapy area. Clean activity or treatment areas and equipment.
May include driving of facility motor vehicle or coordinating transportation with appropriate staff member.
Comply with organizational policies, procedures, performance improvement initiatives and maintain organizational and industry policies regarding confidentiality.
Perform other functions and tasks as assigned.
High School diploma or equivalent required. Combination of High School diploma or equivalent and additional accredited educational credits that result in a certification, such as nurse's aide, occupational therapy aid or substance abuse/addictions certification preferred with one to three years experience.
Associate's degree in human service field, or Bachelor's degree in the human service field from an accredited college or university preferred with one year experience;
First Aid, CPR, de-escalation and restraint certification required (training available upon hire and offered by facility). May require a valid state driver's license where transporting patient is an essential function.
ADDITIONAL REGULATORY REQUIREMENTS:
Under the direct supervision of the Director of Nursing, the Lead Behavioral Health Specialist is responsible for the direct supervision of all Behavioral Health Specialists. Assists the clinical management team in the development and implementation of program strategies. Functions as a role model and resource to Behavioral Health Specialists and patients.
Education/Experience/Skills Requirement: An equivalent combination of relevant education and/or experience may be substituted as appropriate that will result in the knowledge and abilities to perform the assigned work.
Licenses/Designations/Certifications: Must have or be able to obtain a valid Arizona Department of Public Safety (DPS) Level One Fingerprint Clearance Card.