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PTI Analenisgi Inpatient Technician
Job Code:2020-08-057
Department:215 Analenisgi Inpatient
FT/PT Status:Part Time Intermittent
Salary Minimum12.22
Salary Midpoint14.36
  
Position Closes:
Open Until Filled

Job Responsibilities & Qualifications:
Job Summary

The Inpatient Technician at the Analenisgi Inpatient Unit has primary responsibilities including: Coordinate and provide a quality inpatient environment that delivers optimal support to individuals involved in an inpatient behavioral health and substance use treatment setting. Provide daily supervision of and interactions with the patients of the inpatient program. Communicate regularly with other staff to ensure adherence to the treatment plan goals for patients.

Education/Experience/Minimum Qualifications

• High School Diploma or equivalent required.
• Current BLS Certification preferred, if not must be obtained within six months from hire date.
• Demonstrated ability to communicate in verbal and written formats to meet position requirements required.
• Computer skills including use of Microsoft Office required.
• Ability to learn and use Electronic Medical Records, and other software programs as needed.
• Ability to work independently with flexible hours required.
• Specific experience working with Native Americans preferred.
• Previous experience working in a behavioral Health setting preferred.
• Certified Peer Support Specialist preferred.
• Certified Nursing Assistant preferred.
• Associates Degree in Human Services preferred.

Job Knowledge

• Ability to effectively utilize an electronic medical record and other software such as Microsoft office, payroll processing and reports.
• Considerable originality and initiative are required in the daily performance of tasks.
• Considerable knowledge of principles, techniques, and practices of social work, social policy, services and supports which are effective for recovery from substance abuse and psychiatric symptoms.
• Considerable knowledge of a wide range of medical, behavioral and psychosocial problems and their treatment.
• Considerable knowledge of governmental and private organizations and resources in the community.
• Considerable knowledge of the laws, regulations, and policies, which govern the program.
• Considerable knowledge of medical terminology, disease processes, and their treatment.
• Significant knowledge of substance abuse to include diagnostic criteria for abuse, dependence, intoxication and withdrawal of all drug classifications, methods of evaluation and assessment, impact of mental illness on patients ability to negotiate treatment recommendations, current treatment approaches, modalities of care, and substance abuse and other programs or services available to patients.
• Skill in establishing rapport with clients and families.
• Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with colleagues of other professional disciplines, and a variety of governmental and private resources and organizations in the community.
• Ability to express ideas clearly and concisely and to plan and execute work effectively.
• Ability to ascertain the potential dangerousness of a situation, respond, and accordingly.