St. Luke's Health System has an exciting opportunity for a **Psychiatric Technician** to join our team. The Psychiatric Tech assists in the care of individuals with mental illnesses and or behavioral health problems.
The Psychiatric Tech monitors patients' physical and emotional well-being and provides basic care and oversees the safety and security of mental/behavioral health patients. The Psychiatric Tech may take and record measures of patients' general physical conditions, such as vitals, blood sugars and observations of behaviors and co-facilitate group therapy.
**JOB REQUIREMENTS INCLUDE:**
+ High School Diploma or equivalent.
+ America Heart Association (AHA) BLS Provider certification.
At St. Luke's, our mission is to improve health, which allows our employees the opportunity to work with a variety of diverse organizations to promote and inspire better health. We have a vision for the future, a strong foundation on which to build, and a responsibility to continue to evolve so we can meet the needs of Idaho and surrounding regional communities we serve.
**ABOUT TWIN FALLS:**
Twin Falls, located in scenic southern Idaho, receives a variety of temperatures that four distinct seasons have to offer. Located in Southern Idaho, just under two hours from Boise, Twin Falls is best known for Shoshone Falls - \"Niagara of the West\" - and bountiful outdoor adventures. Adventure seekers here can enjoy whitewater rafting, kayaking, rock-climbing and BASE jumping from Perrine Bridge. Twin Falls has a thriving agriculture-based economy, which powers its reputation as a preferred location for food science, production and processing companies. Local schools receives strong support from the community in both academics and sports, while also enriching the community's arts and culture scene. With a low crime rate, good schools and endless opportunities for the outdoor enthusiast, you'll find Twin Falls is unhurried, unspoiled and unassuming.
**WHY ST. LUKE'S?**
St. Luke's has been nationally recognized for excellence as a top 15 health system for the past five consecutive years. In addition, our Behavioral Health Team has been recently recognized by the American Psychiatric Association and presented with a Service Achievement Award. . Our staff is the reason for our outstanding reputation as both a quality employer and superior healthcare organization. We're proud of our people who deliver skilled, compassionate care every day, and are looking to add dedicated individuals who will continue in the same tradition of excellence. We invite you to join our team of dedicated health professionals committed to making a difference.
A strong, talented staff is at the heart of St. Luke's Health System. We are the state's largest employer with more than 13,500 employees and a medical staff of more than 1,800 physicians and advanced practice clinicians. Our employees are dedicated to impacting the lives of those in our community while pursuing a life- changing career at St. Luke's. Our staff is the reason for our outstanding reputation as both a quality employer and superior healthcare organization. We're proud of our people who deliver skilled, compassionate care every day, and are looking to add dedicated individuals who will continue in the same tradition of excellence.
Our employees enjoy many benefits, some of the most popular are tuition reimbursement, hospital retirement contributions, and hospital-supported on-going training and education.
_\\#One of American's Top 15 Health Systems - U.S. News & World Report, \"America's Best Hospitals 2015-2016\"_
**For more information on this and other St. Luke's opportunities, please apply through our website or contact Jordan Whiton via email: ...@slhs.org or phone: 208.###.####.**
_*St. Luke's is an equal opportunity employer without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law._