Rady Children's Hospital San Diego Patient Care Asst-47049 in San Diego, California

JOB SUMMARY:

The Mental Health Worker is a nursing caregiver who functions under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse. The Mental Health Worker provides patient care in accordance with each patient's individualized plan of care, unit standards and guidelines, and hospital policies and procedures.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

High School Diploma, GED or foreign equivalent

1 year of experience

CPR/BLS certification (Issued by American Heart Association)

At least 1 year experience working in a psych program, schools, residential day treatment centers, etc.; Time spent in mental health internships will be considered

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

3 years of experience

Bilingual