Banyan Community Health Center, Inc. Technician – Miami, Florida

Contact: Gabriela Gutierrez
(305) 398-6117

Job Description

Essential Functions

1. Respond to their supervisor, the nurse on duty and the lead technician in order to continually monitor safety and interact appropriately with patients (one-on-one and in groups) in a 24/7 behavioral health care environment
2. Manage daily environmental responsibilities of patients/residents; monitor environment for adherence to established health and cost containment standards; manage and monitor the security, safety and overall activities of the residential/inpatient facility;
3. Provide instruction and lectures on therapeutic topics; provide psycho-educational modules as instructed and co-facilitate therapeutic process groups;
4. Communicate with Behavioral Health Practitioner/Clinical Supervisor regarding behavioral observations and provide appropriate clinical interventions for managing client’s conduct as guided;
5. Provide crisis interventions as need arises and implement appropriate directions under general guidelines independent of supervisor in emergency situations;
6. Facilitate and participate in residential /inpatient activities, including meetings, seminars, recreational events, and related functions;
7. Monitor location and behavioral conduct of patients/ residents by supervising head checks, sing-in/out logs, leisure time activities, etc.;