:Meridell Achievement Center is a nationally recognized 134-bed private residential treatment facility that specializes in the treatment of children and adolescents who have emotional, behavioral and neurobehavioral problems. Meridell has been providing exceptional care for our patients for over 50 years.
Meridell is a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) one of the nationâ€™s largest and most respected health care management companies, that operates through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion
The Mental Health Tech (MHT) provides direct care and supervision for assigned patients. TheÂ MHT is involved in all aspects of the patientâ€™s care, from getting up in the morning to getting ready for bed at night and continual monitoring while the patient sleeps.Â Â The MHT assures patients are safe, are aware of basic rules and expectation, provides guidance with self-help skills required for everyday life.Â Â The MHT is a role model for patients, demonstrating effective problem solving and decision-making skills. Assists with recreational and therapeutic activities, transports patients to and from medical appointments, assures that patientâ€™s participate in scheduled treatment programming, and provides assistance in school.Â The MHT is the backbone of the treatment staff at Meridell.
Become a member of a team of caring mental health professionals.Â Work for one of the largest, financially secure, health care organizations in the world.