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Mental Health Worker - Psychiatry Job

Job Number: RIH18462

Job Title: Mental Health Worker - Psychiatry 5 South

Department: Unit 5S Psych JBM - 1012020

Facility: Rhode Island Hospital

Location: Providence, RI

Baccalaureate in Psychology or related field.

Current CPR certification.

Current RIH Crisis Management certification or current enrollment.

Demonstrated knowledge and skills necessary to provide care to patients throughout the life span, with consideration of aging processes, human development stages and cultural patterns in each step of the care process.



The Mental Health Worker functions under the direction of the Professional Nurse and is responsible to the Clinical Manager. This position provides direct care and maintains a safe and therapeutic milieu for a select group of patients on the Psychiatric Unit. Provides services to the adult population.