UNIT SUMMARY: The inpatient psychiatric unit is a 24-bed unit short stay stabilization unit. The age range for this unit is 18 years old to 70 years old.
JOB SUMMARY: Under the direction of the RN, provides safe, age-appropriate patient care. Unified by the core purpose of creating a healthier community one person at a time, the members of the Division of Patient Care Services commit themselves to sustaining a culture focused on achieving optimal patient outcomes. Each employee is obligated to deliver highly reliable care while adhering to all National Patient Safety Goals. This occurs within a learning environment that is supportive and just, where each employee is valued for their contribution to the collective safety of patients, staff, and visitors. Of equal importance is each employee's commitment to the value of teamwork in order to promote a unified and spirited workplace.
REQUIREMENTS: Entry level knowledge; basic employment skills; Active CNA License in State of MD; Valid American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) CPR Certification; Less than one year of experience.