Lakeview Center Inc.


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Description/Job Summary

Position Summary

Behavioral Health Technician/Phlebotomist assists the counselors/therapeutic/nursing staff by providing clinical support to adults or children who are receiving substance abuse, mental health services or co-occurring disorders in residential programs, inpatient settings, day/evening programs, outpatient programs and/or community-based programs. 
The Behavioral Health Technician is responsible for, but is not limited to:
  • Establishing a positive helping relationship with persons receiving services
  • Assisting persons receiving services to complete activities of daily living, including accessing needed resources and building functional relationships with others
  • Ensuring the safety of the person receiving services
  • Implementing specific interventions according to the person’s treatment or service plan
  • Monitoring and documenting the person’s progress
The Phlebotomist is responsible for, but not limited to:
  • Verify patient identification
  • Obtains blood specimens by performing venipunctures and finger sticks
  • Tracks collected specimens by initialing, dating, and noting times of collection; maintaining daily tallies of collections performed, and charting in patient charts
  • Label vials with patient names and dates
  • Centrifuge blood samples
  • Practice infection control standards at all times
  • Packages each specimen and ensure they are delivered to the assigned laboratory timely
  • Answer patient questions regarding collection techniques and offer additional resources on the collection process, if requested
Minimum Job Requirements
  • All Behavioral Tech Positions Require A High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Behavior Tech III Requirements: At least two (2) years of experience working directly with seriously emotionally disturbed children or seriously mentally ill adults or completed two years (48 hours) of college classes or certified as a behavioral health technician or mental health professional
  • Works under the supervision of a bachelor’s (minimum) level practitioner or Registered Nurse
  • Must be able to use a computer
  • Must be able to pass a background check
  • Must have a valid drivers license
  • Must be insurable under Center’s automobile plan
  • Must be able to travel locally to person’s served homes, training locations and other locations as necessary
To Apply

Interested applicants please visit and complete the on-line application. If you require additional assistance, please call Human Resources at 850-469-3729.

Lakeview Center is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Drug Free/Nicotine Free Workplace Employer, DRUG TESTING/NICOTINE TESTING REQUIRED.

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