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497 Walsh Ports
Philadelphia
PA
+1 (555) 422 4217
497 Walsh Ports
Philadelphia
PA
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Experience Experience
02/2015 present
Detroit, MI
Behavioral Technician
Detroit, MI
Behavioral Technician
02/2015 present
Detroit, MI
Behavioral Technician
02/2015 present
  • Observe animals and report behavioral abnormalities
  • Assist in performing behavioral assessments in response to reports of behavioral abnormalities
  • Assist with coordinating animal psychological/behavioral enrichment, including the acclimation and socialization of study animals
  • Work closely with the veterinary and animal care staff to ensure proper animal care standards are maintained
  • Assist with evaluation of new enrichment devices and provide input on strategies for individually and socially housed animals
  • Maintain and track data related to social housing, exemptions to social housing, and abnormal behavior
  • Maintain documentation for the Behavioral Management Program
02/2008 09/2014
Philadelphia, PA
Behavioral Technician
Philadelphia, PA
Behavioral Technician
02/2008 09/2014
Philadelphia, PA
Behavioral Technician
02/2008 09/2014
  • May serve as IACUC committee member
  • Perform all other related duties as assigned
  • As a member of the interdependent team led by a designated RN, assists with the achievement of patient and unit outcomes by performing patient care duties and activities for a group of patients
  • Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations and policies, procedures and standards
  • Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements to achieve clinical, satisfaction and/or efficiency outcomes
  • Demonstrates commitment to the universal guiding principles of the patient care model in order to achieve the HealthEast Nursing Vision
  • Supports the Nursing Process to achieve outcome focused patient care
Education Education
Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology
Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology
Clark Atlanta University
Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology
Skills Skills
  • Monitor patient progress and communicate information regarding patient’s age appropriate behavior and progress to other members of the multidisciplinary treatment team
  • Supervise patients to ensure their safety and their involvement in treatment. Maintain a safe, orderly and therapeutic environment for patients of all ages. Provide input during shift report regarding patients progress to include behavior, sleep, mood, appetite, and ADLs
  • Actively participate in the hospital CQI/PI process
  • Carry out general nursing assistance appropriate to patient’s age as assigned by charge nurse/manager, communicate and document 1:1 interaction of day to day patient activities, communicate to other members of multidisciplinary team
  • Provide input during shift report. Implement Program Secretary duties/order entry if designated and cross-trained
  • Assist in the training and orientation of new psychiatric technicians
  • Crisis Intervention: Ability to identify, assess, understand, and cope with a serious situation, especially from the moment it first occurs to the point that recovery procedures start
  • Medical Terminology/Spelling: Familiar with medical terminology and medical spelling
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Behavioral Technician Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assist with providing appropriate enrichments to the animals’ structural and social environments and provide opportunities for species-typical activities
  • Monitor colony behavioral health, and provide care for animals needing special attention and/or treatment as directed
  • Observe animals and report behavioral abnormalities
  • Assist in performing behavioral assessments in response to reports of behavioral abnormalities
  • Assist with coordinating animal psychological/behavioral enrichment, including the acclimation and socialization of study animals
  • Review animal approval documentation and submit approval forms to appropriate personnel
  • Work closely with the veterinary and animal care staff to ensure proper animal care standards are maintained
  • Assist with evaluation of new enrichment devices and provide input on strategies for individually and socially housed animals
  • Assist with revisions to relevant SOPs as needed to ensure accordance with the Animal Welfare Act and accepted professional standards
  • Routinely handle animals as required for duties
  • Maintain and track data related to social housing, exemptions to social housing, and abnormal behavior
  • Maintain documentation for the Behavioral Management Program
  • Assist with training animal care staff and other site personnel on aspects of animal behavior and enrichment as needed
  • May serve as IACUC committee member
  • Perform all other related duties as assigned
  • Education Bachelor’s degree (B.A./B.S.) or equivalent in animal or life sciences or related discipline
  • Experience: 1-3 years experience in animal research and/or husbandry; multi-species experience preferred or must have fully satisfied technical and experience requirements for the previous level
  • Certification/Licensure:AALAS certification at the LAT level preferred
  • Other: Ability to handle common laboratory species. Proficient in basic technical skills and the operation of data collection equipment. Knowledge of GLPs and other federal regulations and guidelines relating to the care of laboratory animals. Understanding of routine study design and protocols
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Behavioral Technician Resume Examples & Samples

  • As a member of the interdependent team led by a designated RN, assists with the achievement of patient and unit outcomes by performing patient care duties and activities for a group of patients
  • Supports the Nursing Process to achieve outcome focused patient care
  • Communicates effectively with patient/family, the interdependent team and other disciplines regarding the care of the patient
  • Associate's Degree required. Bachelors degree in Psychology/Chemical dependency or related field preferred
  • 1 year experience in Mental Health preferred
  • Basic Life Support through the American Heart Association
  • Computer Skills Basic: Ability to use a computer and applications that are associated with performing basic work tasks (use a mouse, navigate in Windows, Outlook, etc)
  • Crisis Intervention: Ability to identify, assess, understand, and cope with a serious situation, especially from the moment it first occurs to the point that recovery procedures start
  • Patient Care Delivery: Observes and collects pertinent data and/or clinical findings to enhance patient outcomes
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Behavioral Technician Resume Examples & Samples

  • Documents patient information in EHRHER and/or other electronic system in accordance with program standards and department policies and procedures
  • Associate's Degree required
  • Bachelors degree in Psychology/Chemical dependency or related field preferred
  • Nursing Assistive Core Competencies - Patient Care Delivery: Observes and collects pertinent data and/or clinical findings to enhance patient outcomes
  • Nursing Assistive Core Competencies - Patient Education: Provides patient educational information appropriate to the developmental level, learning needs, readiness, cultural values, and beliefs of patients and families
  • Nursing Assistive Core Competencies - Patient Safety: Demonstrates practices that support safety with recognition of variations in populations served, preventing harm to patients, families, employees, and themselves
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Behavioral Technician Resume Examples & Samples

  • Assist in interviewing patients and their families for routine admission data; orient patients and families to the facility; provide data input during team discussions and meetings to assist in developing therapeutic plans and objectives
  • Observe patients and assesses progress on daily basis; report significant changes in patients' condition and/or behavior to supervising RN; prepare shift notes for inclusion in the medical record
  • Interact with patients on a one to one as well as small group basis; assist patients in planning how the unit can be optimally utilized for their benefit
  • Assist patients in activities of daily living including making beds, bathing, personal hygiene, feeding and dressing
  • Assist patients with position changes, range of motion exercises, transfers and walking
  • Obtain and record vital signs, intake and output amounts or other measures as delegated
  • Perform analysis of blood glucose from finger sticks and report findings to nurse. Complete quality control measures for this equipment. Participate in specimen collection according to test requested. Is responsible for patient identification, specimen labeling, and collection verification. Instruct patients in collection and preservation of urine, sputum and stool samples for analysis
  • Check requisitions and labels carefully for accuracy of information, special procedures, requirements, priorities and when necessary, checks with appropriate personnel to resolve problems. Enter demographic and technical information into the computer system. Ensure compliance with safety and infection control guidelines including universal precautions for self and patients
  • Provide protection and control for patients as required to ensure patient safety in the facility. Participate in restraining combative patients as necessary
  • Provide care and monitoring of patients in seclusion and/or restraint
  • Participate in staff discussions to assess, coordinate and execute patient care
  • Assist in organizing and conducting recreational activities
  • Escort patients to destinations off the hospital grounds as part of unit activities
  • Reinforce patient teaching
  • Maintain a clean, neat and safe work environment; activities may include but not be limited to tidying room, cleaning equipment, changing bed linens, restocking work areas, keeping rooms and hallways clear of debris, etc
  • Practice proper safety techniques in accordance with hospital and departmental policies and procedures: immediately reports any mechanical or electrical equipment malfunctions, unsafe conditions, or employee/patient/visitor injuries to manager
  • Participate in review of activities and processes for work area; assist in implementing changes to effect continual improvement in services provided; comply with regulatory and legal requirements. Assist in providing guidance and instruction to Nursing Care Assistants in routine procedures and techniques used to secure confidence and cooperation of patients
  • With appropriate training and supervision, may serve as co-leader of a formally-scheduled in-sight oriented patient group