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TECH - MH/BH - USU (FULL TIME) - (102979)

Universal Health Services
Amarillo, TX 79101
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POSITION SUMMARY: The Tech - MH/BH is responsible is responsible for providing age and developmentally appropriate activities and will assist with establishing behavioral treatment goals under the clinical oversight of the Pavilion Activity Therapist in a manner consistent with the philosophy and objectives of Northwest Texas Hospital-Pavilion. Hours vary based on staffing and patient needs and include day, evening and weekend shifts. Demonstrates leadership in the provision of therapeutic recreational services through a collaborative process designed to integrate services/functions throughout a patients term of service while at The Pavilion. Under the guidance of the Activity Therapist, the Tech - MH/BH directs and provides daily operations and activities of the Pavilion Therapeutic Recreation services. Position must demonstrate flexibility for reassignment to units providing care to varied populations including, children, adolescents, adults, older adults and dually diagnosed patients. Position must attend and participate in weekly treatment plan meetings as needed.

Northwest is a 495 bed system serving the city of Amarillo and the surrounding region. We offer the ideal combination of traditional values and the most advanced technologies in healthcare, plus the conveniences of big city living in a friendly, smaller-town atmosphere. From the beauty of Palo Duro Canyon and great recreational facilities, to our quality educational system, Amarillo is a great place to live and work.

A hospital is only as good as its caregivers. That's why we're looking for allied health professionals who are dedicated and passionate about their work. We're looking for employees who can add to our culture of exemplary patient care and personal excellence. We're looking for exceptional professionals who share our vision and values.

Northwest Texas Healthcare System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

Northwest Texas Healthcare System, a subsidiary of UHS, is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other mean

Job Requirements


High School Diploma

BLS Certificationupon hire and maintain certification throughout employment.

Behavioral/Non-Behavioral Restraint Training upon hire and maintain certification throughout employment

Patients Rights & Professional Conduct

Pavilion Specific Policy/Standards Review


Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2020-03-23

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TECH - MH/BH - USU (FULL TIME) - (102979)

Universal Health Services
Amarillo, TX 79101

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