Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected healthcare management companies, operating through its subsidiariesâ€™ acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase healthcare properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.
The Lighthouse Care Center of Augusta (LCCA) is part of the UHS system and is a multi-discipline behavioral healthcare center that offers mental health services to the communities of surrounding Augusta, Georgia. We are focused on providing the highest quality treatment. Our mission is to create, promote, and maintain a positive customer relationship with our consumers, payers, staff and our community. LCCA is a 68-bed acute and residential treatment facility providing balanced, top-notch clinical care to adolescents ages 5-17. We provide a carefully-structured yet supportive environment. Our education program is accredited through the Georgia Accrediting Commission.
LCCA is seeking a dynamic,Â FT Mental Health Technician. Â The MHT Participates in total direct care of residents with psychiatric disorders; supports the milieu; and ensures the safety and well-being of the residents in our care primarily through maintaining patient, program, department and related documentation according to policy, including Q-15â€™s, point sheets, disciplinary action reports and incident reports. This position reports to the Milieu Manager and the CEO and works as needed.