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Mental Health Medical

Location:
Accokeek, MD
Salary:
17.00
Posted:
March 22, 2018

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Glenn A. Durham

***** ******** *****

Clinton, Maryland 20735

Home: ***/***-**** ****: 240/716-0682

ac4wip@r.postjobfree.com

PROFILE

To provide the highest standards of health and safety to all clients, enforce security measures, rules, policies, and procedures, be a team player and courteous to all clients, and utilize interpersonal communications skills.

WORK EXPERIENCES

Psychiatric Rehabilitation Specialist From: 09/2013 to 11/2016

Vesta, Inc. 24 hours bi-weekly

9301 Annapolis Road, Suite 300 Reason: Staff Reduction

Lanham, MD 20706-3125

Provided personal care functions to clients.

Performed basic nursing care procedures for residents as required.

Created a clean, comfortable and safe environment for residents and assure that their needs are met.

Ensured that resident's food service needs are met in timely manner, as well as prepared their meals.

Maintained resident documentation records for activities of daily living, restorative programs, and resident specific forms.

Maintained and worked within established departmental, center, and corporate policies and procedures, objectives, quality improvement program, and safety, environmental and infection control standards.

Attended and participated in scheduled training, educational classes, and orientation programs to maintain certification and enhance quality of care.

Operated company passenger van to transport clients to and from the programs.

Maintained company vehicles according to company policy.

Conducted safety checks and immediately notify the center of any violations/irregularities.

Maintained mileage log on a daily basis indicating time left, destination, and time returned and total mileage.

Performed other related activities as assigned or requested.

Mental Health Psychiatric Technician From: 06/09 to 11/2011

Anne Arundel Medical Center 36 hours per week

2001 Medical Parkway Reason: Staff Reduction

Annapolis, MD 21401

Provided personal and asset protection for employees, patients and visitors in the Emergency Department in a safe and secured environment

Provided assistance to ED nursing staff and psychiatric clinicians in the administrative processing and monitoring of patients on emergency petition or behavior issues

Maintained patients, visitors, staff and asset safety and security, utilizing hazard surveillance rounds, cctv, and audio monitoring per established standards while performing ED security rounds, checking all entrances and exits, bathrooms, and common areas at routine intervals

Set limits on patients behavior under the direction of a supervisor and mental health clinician and intervene to decrease the inappropriate behavior by consistently enforcing all rules at all times

Controlled telephone usage and assists with searches for contraband

Accurately maintain all required logs and any other data

Assisted the public in a polite and courteous manner

Provided prompt and professional assistance to patients, families, visitors, law enforcement and EMS crews

Identified issues and opportunities, collected appropriate information, effectively processed information and made timely and effective decisions to improve outcomes

Received and effectively processed information through appropriate listening and communication skills

Forensic Psychiatric Technician From: 02/00 to 12/07

DC Department of Mental Health, St. Elizabeth 40 hours per week

2700 Martin Luther King, Jr. Avenue, SE Reason: Resigned

Washington, DC 20032

Provided maximum security and safety for forensic patients inside and outside the mental facility

Worked closely with the Treatment Team to provide patient care

Scheduled medical appointments

Handled flow of medical record and release of information, as needed

Entered labs results into ADR Star system

Recorded nursing notes in the forensic patients chart

Searched for contraband

Counseled one-on-one and responds to patients with urgent care

Inspected facilities to identify security breaches that could lead to the escape of forensic patients

Performed basic nursing procedures such as taking and charting temperature, pulse, and blood pressure

Filled out incident reports

Administered first aid as needed

Assisted in daily activities such as maintain a well-groomed appearance, kept forensic areas clean, and followed safe work practices

Applied mental health principles in all relationships

Performed other related duties as directed

Senior Correctional Officer, DC Department of Corrections From: 09/86 to 02/00

D.C Department of Correction (Duty Station - Lorton, VA) 40 hours per week

1923 Vermont Avenue, NW. Reason: Separation/

Washington, DC 20001 Transferred

Worked as Officer-in-Charge with another officer in the dormitory, among the 65 to 200 inmates institutionalized Enforced regulations primarily through the interpersonal communication skills and by progressive sanctions, such as the removal of some privileges.

Maintained order within the institution, enforced rules and regulations

Helped ensure that inmates are orderly and obey rules

Monitored the activities and supervised the work assignments of inmates

Searched inmates and their living quarters for contraband like weapons or drugs

Settled disputes between inmates, and enforced discipline

Periodically inspected the facilities, checked cells and other areas of the institution for unsanitary conditions, contraband, fire hazards, and any evidence of infractions of rules

Routinely inspected locks, windows bars, doors, and gates for signs of tampering

Inspected mail and visitors for prohibited items

Reported orally and in writing on inmate conduct and the quality and quantity of work done by inmates

Reported security breaches, disturbances, violations of rules, and any unusual occurrences

Kept a daily log of inmates activities

Helped the responsible law enforcement authorities investigate crimes committed with the institution

Searched for escaped inmates

Worked armed and unarmed, equipped with communications devices to summon help, if necessary

Restrained inmates in handcuffs and leg irons to safely escort them to and from cells and other areas to see authorized visitors, and escorted inmates between the institution, courtrooms, medical facilities, and other destinations outside the institution.

PROFESSIONAL CERTIFICATES

Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA/GNA) Program – License# A00137644

CPR/AED – May 2017

Nonviolent Crisis Intervention Training – June 2009

Conflict Management – 2003

Performance Indicators, Performance Measurement and Outcomes: How to Implement a System of

Accountability – 2003

COMPUTER SKILLS Typing 40 wpm

Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Access, and Outlook

Other: Adobe Acrobat Reader, Word Perfect

Corporate Applications: ADR Star System

EDUCATION

Prince George’s Community College

301 Largo Road

Largo, MD 20772-2199

Concentration: Paralegal Studies

COMMUNITY SERVICE

Piscataway Riding Stable and Horse Farm, Inc.

10775 Piscataway Road

Clinton, MD 20735



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