Cottage Health System Patient Care Tech I - Psych Nursing in Santa Barbara, California

Job Details:
  • High School or Equivalent


A minimum of one year in a nursing home or acute care setting is preferred. Must have experience working with a group of patients in a fast-paced environment under the supervision of a nurse.

This position will include taking vital signs, assisting with admissions and discharges, computerized charting, obtaining documents and data, providing a safe environment for the patients, and communicating with other staff members and visitors. This position requires a quick learner with good judgment who can react appropriately in an emergency situation.

Good organization skills and basic computer skills are required. California C.N.A. certification preferred.

Department: Psychiatric Nursing

Schedule: PER DIEM 12 HOUR (D1)

Shift: Day, Evening, Weekend Rotation

Hours: varied