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Mental Health Technician - Adult 

Description

Wyandot BHN is seeking a dedicated Mental Health Technician to join our adult crisis stabilization team to be the first point of contact for the clients and the families of the clients. This position will also assist in the coordination and care of clients seeking behavioral health services.

Essential Job Duties:

  • Answer phones and accurately documents information from caller and route calls to appropriate party within the organization.
  • Will be responsible for conducting the initial intake and assist with the assessment to ensure that an initial treatment plan is developed that will help identify the services needed for client care.
  • Provides client and family with orientation to program and services.
  • Register clients in the client database ensuring that there is a client record and number assigned
  • Monitors and maintains documentation of client services, ensuring compliance with Agency policies and procedures, agencies’ standards and guidelines.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of program/department/agency goals and targeted outcomes, and adheres to practice standards and to data collection and reporting protocols.
  • Attends and participates in program, Agency staff meetings; and related community agency meetings as required/requested.
  • Performs outreach with clients/families, via phone, to help engage clients and families.
  • Will work in any other capacity necessary and assigned, within the scope of the position
 
Position Requirements

Job Requirements:

  • High School diploma.
  • Computer proficiency.
  • Ability to communicate in an appropriate manner to internal and external customers.
  • Ability to handle sensitive information in a confidential and consistent manner.
  • Ability to facilitate planning meetings with individuals from multiple systems.
  • Ability to interact positively with staff and clients and maintain a professional and pleasant demeanor at all times.
  • Ability to establish effective on-going working relationships with center staff.
  • Ability to adapt easily and readily to a changing environment and work priorities.
  • Experience / knowledge working in an Electronic Medical Record system.
 
Full-Time/Part-Time PRN  
Hours  
Division RSI  
About the Organization Wyandot Behavioral Health Network (Wyandot BHN) is a family of organizations serving the behavioral health needs of Wyandotte County, Kansas, and beyond.

Our network of organizations provides resources for adults, children and families in need of behavioral health services; individuals experiencing homelessness; assistance with housing, employment, and other needs.

Wyandot BHN organizations include:

• Kim Wilson Housing, Inc. - Supportive housing program
• RSI - 24/7 Crisis Center
• PACES - Children & adolescents behavioral health care center
• Wyandot Center - Adult behavioral health care center  
EOE Statement Wyandot Behavioral Health Network's family of organizations: Kim Wilson Housing, PACES, RSI and Wyandot Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

It is the policy of Wyandot Behavioral Health Network to provide equal employment opportunity to all persons, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex/gender (to include orientation, identity or expression), disability, handicap, age, or any other basis prohibited by law. Any act of retaliation or discrimination against any person who has filed a complaint or assisted or participated in any investigation involving a complaint is prohibited.
 

This position is currently not accepting applications.

To search for an open position, please go to http://WyandotInc.appone.com



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