Mental Health Technician (IPU) in Pierceton, IN at Bowen Center 

Date Posted: 3/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Inpatient Unit


A mental health technician assists in total patient care and guides therapeutic approaches.  This person is an active team member and participates in appropriate treatment modalities, provides for the physical and psychological environment on the Unit, according to the goals and philosophy of the Unit Program.


  • At admission, secure insurance and payment information.
  • At admission, determine legal status and obtain appropriate consents for treatment.
  • Inform clients and their families of their rights.
  • Assemble the clinical record at admission.
  • Schedule client appointments during Inpatient stay and for services after discharge.
  • Complete room checks at specified intervals.
  • Audit clinical records.
  • Transport clients to lab and for other services at Kosciusko Community Hospital.
  • Witness history and physical examinations.





Job Requirements

High School diploma or equivalent required.                             

Elementary knowledge of First Aid, CPR certification, psychiatric nursing practices, problem-oriented charting.