Mental Health Associate for Rivendell BHS of Arkansas supervises patients while on and off the unit, to include school, groups, activities, etc. Under supervision of a Registered Nurse, documents patient vital signs and food intake. Maintains a safe therapeutic milieu by consistent monitoring of patients and unit for dangerous situations and contraband. Monitors patients on 15-minute checks, high profile, and 1:1 observation in accordance with hospital policies. Under the supervision of the Registered Nurse, performs program-related functions to ensure the program operates consistently as designed. Participates and documents special treatment procedures, progressive interventions and de-escalation of patients according to hospital policy. Communicates all pertinent information concerning patients directly to the Registered Nurse. Maintains mandatory hospital and department in-service requirements. Other duties may be assigned.