Mental Health Associate (Full Time Day, Short Term Care Unit)
Company: RWJ Barnabas
Location: Toms River
Posted on: June 8, 2021
The Mental Health Associate provides care to the patients and
maintains a safe environment under the direct supervision of the
Registered Nurse. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Group and individual patient supervision, facilitation of
educational group activities and assisting with ADL's (i.e.,
Feeding, bathing, toileting, ambulating, etc.). All methods of
practice shall conform to written hospital policies and procedures
and be carried out to the highest achievable level of competence in
a manner demonstrating concern and consideration. The Mental Health
Associate will demonstrate the Barnabas Health philosophy to Total
Quality Management by actively applying that philosophy in all
dealings with both internal and external customers.
- Baccalaureate degree psychology or related field.
- Minimum one year experience, training or education in the field
of treatment preferred.
- Must possess excellent communication, time management, and
- Experience as a nursing assistant or in a patient care setting
- Current BLS for Health Care Providers (CPR and AED) Program
Certification, or able to obtain within 30 days of employment.
The Barnabas Health Behavioral Health Center (with Monmouth
Medical Center Southern Campus Behavioral Health Services)
constitutes a freestanding 100-bed acute care psychiatric facility
which provides inpatient and intensive outpatient programs for
adults and older adults diagnosed with psychiatric and dual
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