Mental Health Associate at RWJBarnabas Health in Somerville, New Jersey

Posted in Other 5 days ago.

Type: Part Time

Job Description:

Mental Health Unit, 110 Rehill Ave, Somerville, NJ 08876

Responsibilities: In this role, you will work under the direction of the RN to provide care to the patients on the unit. Some of the responsibilities include but are not limited to: Taking vital signs, EKGS, assisting or providing patients with bedside care, i.e. bathing, mouth care, skin care. In addition to CCT responsibilities, the Mental Health Associate (MHA) will provide emotional support to the behavioral patients. The MHA will assist in carrying out the behavioral plan of care such as diversional activities while keeping the patients safety at the forefront. Weekend and holiday requirements.

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree in psychology or related field or 5 years of mental health associate experience. American Heart Association BLS required. Mental Health experience preferred.

RWJBarnabas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer