HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Behavioral Health Technician EMERGENCY ROOM in Houston, Texas

Houston Northwest Medical Center, Houston, TX
/ An HCA Affiliated Hospital /

Behavioral Health Technician/Sitter (BHT) – Float Pool Department - FT/Day

Since 1973, Houston Northwest Medical Center has been providing comprehensive healthcare to the North Houston communities. The hospital is known for its maternity and women’s services, including a Level II Neonatal ICU, and for its cardiac care as well as bariatric and diabetes programs. In addition to its hospital emergency room, Houston Northwest Medical Center operates two urgent care centers

Houston Northwest Medical Center is currently accepting applications for
Behavioral Health Technician/Sitter (BHT) – Float Pool Department.

* Achieves professional goals set during previous evaluation period

  • Demonstrates professional behavior and conduct at all times

  • Demonstrates and maintains good employee/peer relationship and teamwork

  • Demonstrates good communication and customer service skills with patients, families, physicians and healthcare team.

  • Transports patients in a safe and timely manner using appropriate equipment for patient age and weight.

  • Participates in Performance Improvement activities

  • Demonstrates ability to consistently perform technical skills and follow through with assignments

  • Prioritize work duties and works well under stressful situations
    OUR Mission: Above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life.


  • 1 year of experience in the Behavioral Health Setting

  • BLS from an AHA provider, Healthy Interventions (or equivalent training) at time of hire

  • Approved Psychiatric Tech Certification within 90 days of hire

Job: *Behavioral & Social Work

Title: Behavioral Health Technician EMERGENCY ROOM

Location: Texas-Houston-Houston Northwest Medical Center

Requisition ID: 26920-91371