Behavioral Health Technician

Douglas, AZ

Posted: 04/25/2024 Job Number: smanzella34869

Job Description

Full time Behavioral Health Technician openings in the Douglas AZ area with a BH specialty provider for children with special needs! Starting ASAP!! 

Behavioral Health Technician HOURS: Between 11am to 8pm Monday through Friday 

Some Transportation is involved as well and will be paid mileage at federal rate!

Behavioral Health Technician Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for coordinating and providing services with agencies and families to meet the needs of the patient according to the treatment plan.
  • Manage a caseload of 10-15 members that includes children and adolescents under the age of 17.
  • Thorough understanding and maintain compliance with company policies and procedures.
  • Follows Duty to Report and Therapeutic Boundaries
  • Coordinates services according to treatment plan
  • Assists children to meet their needs in accordance with treatment plan.
  • Complies with HIPAA guidelines.
  • Attends Behavioral Health scheduled appointments for children enrolled with including CFT’s
  • Actively communicates with pertaining agency about any member concerns, issues, or achievements.
  • Provides services during groups, respite, transportation, school, and in-home services when applicable.
  • Provides direction and follow-up to families and individuals regarding their concerns and issues.
  • Creates a safe environment for the children and their families.
  • Provides information and referral assistance to families.
  • Actively communicates with site staff about any changes.
  • Timely documentation of all services provided in accordance with the company’s policies and procedures.
  • Reports all incidents within 24 hours to the Supervisor and completes appropriate forms/documentations as directed by the Supervisor.
  • Attends mandatory weekly Supervision.
  • Communicates with Site Supervisor about hours worked, anticipated overtime, scheduled time off and absences from work.
  • Adhere to assigned work schedule and communicate with your supervisor about any barriers to reporting to work as scheduled.

Behavioral Health Technician Requirements

  • Minimum 1 year of Behavioral health experience required
  • Minimum 1 year of work experience with children and families
  • HS Diploma, Associates, Bachelors, or Masters
  • Must be able to work under pressure and meet deadlines while maintaining a positive attitude and providing exemplary customer service.
  • Ability to work independently and carry out assignments to completion with the parameters of instructions given, prescribed routines and standard accepted practices.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills, including ability to effectively communicate with all age groups of children and parents, guardians, and family members.
  • Strong written communications skills for documenting member services in the electronic health record.

Why Apply:

  • Full benefits available after 90 days: Medical, Dental, Vision, Life, Short-term Disability
  • GREAT Hours! Monday through Friday, 40 hours per week, No Weekends
  • Competitive Pay Rate!

 

If you think that this Behavioral Health Technician position is a good fit for you, please apply to Silvana Manzella via this posting for immediate consideration!

 

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