Ascension Health Behavioral Health Tech - Behavioral Health - St Vincent's East in Birmingham, Alabama

Job ID: 243856

Behavioral Health Tech - Behavioral Health - St Vincent's East

Birmingham, Alabama


Additional Job Information

Title: Tech-Behavioral Health

City, State: Birmingham,AL

Location: St Vincent's East

Department: Adlt Psychiatry Nrsng Unit 001

Additional Job Details: Full-Time, Night (7pm-7am), 72 Hours Bi-Weekly

Marketing Statement

St. Vincent’s Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent’s Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Behavioral Health Tech provides direct behavioral health patient care.


  • Assists patients with performing activities of daily living.

  • Provides or assists with providing direct patient care, diagnostic procedures and therapeutic interventions.

  • Observes and records patient behavior and activities. Reports any changes in condition and suggests modifications to the treatment plan.

  • Establishes a therapeutic relationship with assigned patients



  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.


  • HS or Equivalent

  • High school diploma or equivalent required

Work Experience:

  • None required

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking on the “Apply Now”.

To apply later, return to the Career page at

In addition, you may apply via one of our Employment computers in the following locations:

Human Resources located at St. Vincent’s Birmingham, 806 St. Vincent’s Drive, Birmingham, AL 35205 (4thfloor in Building 1) 8:00am – 2:00pm

Human Resources located at St. Vincent’s East, 50 Medical Park East Drive, Suite 259, Birmingham, AL 35235 (2ndfloor) 8:00am – 2:00pm

Administration office at St. Vincent’s Blount, 150 Gilbreath Drive, Oneonta, AL 35121 9:00am-3:00pm

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Candidate Care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you have additional questions about your application process , you may contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037..

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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