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Behavioral Health Recovery Attendant - Richmond

Behavioral Health Recovery Attendant - Richmond

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Judge Healthcare is actively seeking a Behavioral Health Recovery Attendant for a well-known Health System in Richmond, IN. A BHRA provides direct care to patients on the dorms, assists with daily routines within framework of clinical responsibilities following nursing department, hospital, DMHA and State guidelines and policies. If you or anyone you may know may be interested, please send me your most recently updated resume at [Click Here to Email Your Resume] or give me a call at (703) 531-8119. Position description: Employee is responsible for performing or ensuring the performance of a variety of relatively standardized tasks associated with the daily care, program treatment and welfare of the mentally ill and/or mentally retarded developmentally disabled residents. Qualifications: Duties: 1. Acts as a therapeutic role model. 2. Work consists of moderately complex, relatively standardized tasks, requiring the practical application of prescribed nursing procedures, routines, techniques. On occasion, work may require emergency decisions and actions such as physically controlling seriously disturbed patients according to recognized therapeutic control procedures. 3. Performs duties for the physical care of patients, including bathing, feeding, and dressing as well as provide training. 4. Checks and records patients' vital signs. 5. Operates medical equipment such as sphygmomanometer, thermometer, oximeter, glucometer, alcosensor, and urine drug screens. 6. Assists with other teaching of patients and significant others as needed. 7. Assists in creating and maintaining a safe and healthy environment by performing a variety of housekeeping duties such as cleaning equipment, spills, and clothing to insure the comfort and well-being of patients. 8. Acts in emergency situations to verbally and physically aid patients and to modify adverse patient behavior. 9. Escorts patients as directed. 10. Establishes rapport with patients to aid in the treatment program and recovery model. 11. Observes, records, and reports the condition and behavior of patients. 12. Communicates effectively as a member of treatment team regarding patient care and training programs. 13. Assists in selecting, scheduling, and implementing activities which contribute to the goals and objectives established for each patient in the treatment plan. 14. Knows techniques such as problem-oriented charting, acceptable control techniques and behavior modification procedures and is able to apply these skills as required. 15. Maintains accurate records, reports, and charts using written and electronic means. 16. Knows and is able to apply first-aid techniques and to carry out life saving measures. 17. Establishes and maintains good interpersonal relationships with patients, families, and other disciplines and departments. 18. Acts in emergency situations involving modification or control of aggressive behavior of patients. 19. Assists with maintenance of established standards and policies and, when assigned, provides direction for other attendants and communicates to the supervisor. 20. Serves on committees as requested. 21. Performs related duties as assigned. If you are interested, please send me your most recently updated resume. Looking forward to hearing from you! Please send your MOST UP TO DATE resume to Cara Taylor at [Click Here to Email Your Resume] or give her a call at (703) 531-8119 Thank you so much!! Cara Taylor Judge Healthcare [Click Here to Email Your Resume] | 703-531-8119


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