KH-Mental Health Worker

Department: KH-Nurs Floats
Operating Unit Kent Hospital
Location: Warwick, RI
Job ID: 8577
Job Status: Part Time
Shift: Evenings
End Date:

Responsible for performing various patient care activities and related non-professional services to care for the personnel needs and comforts of patients. Responsible for coordinating non-nursing services within unit to create positive milieu. Work under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse and observe all hospital policies and procedures. Maintains unit check board or electronic medical record documentation ensuring that 15 minute checks are performed on all necessary patients.

Job Qualifications and Specifications

Minimum 3 years related experience

Knowledge and/or previous experience working within Rhode Island mental health system or substance abuse system

Associate’s Degree or higher in Human Services preferred

CPI preferred. Required within 6 months of hire.