One of the nationâ€™s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc.Â (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a Start-up to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worldâ€™s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americaâ€™s Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve. Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
Wekiva Springs Behavioral Health Center is located in Jacksonville, Florida near Butler Boulevard and I-95.Â Our mission is to provide quality, compassionate care for addiction and mental health conditions.Â We strive to earn our reputation for leadership in quality care each and every day, working to offer the highest-level possible of expertise and experience.
Wekiva Springs Center offers inpatient psychiatric and addiction services for adults and seniors in a safe and respectful environment. We pride ourselves on helping people turn their lives around. Our customized, holistic approach to wellness includes such multidisciplinary treatment options as medical and psychiatric evaluations, nutritional education, family therapy, group therapy (including experiential and educational groups), medication management and discharge planning.
Wekiva Springs Center is seeking dedicated and committed Mental Health Technicians to join our team of compassionate staff.Â Purpose:Â To provide direct patient care under the direction of the Charge Nurse for adults and geriatric patients with psychiatric and substance abuse conditions and is responsible for continuous monitoring the behavior of the patients and assisting with their care as needed.Â
The Mental Health Technician will conduct Q15 minute safety checks on all assigned patients and observe their behavior, conduct body checks, orient patients to the unit, and assists in the management of the patient mileu within the unit.Â Maintains a professional demeanor with patients, family members and co-workers at all times. Will complete all EKG, blood pressure checks and record vital signs as needed.