Psychiatric Nurse II / Psychiatric Services

  • Performs individual assessment to determine current mental status, any evidence of decompensation, suicidal or homicidal ideation, or positive or negative response to medication.
  • Provides clinical consultation for staff, individuals served and their families/caregivers regarding medical and medication issues; prepares and administers medication.
  • Serves as liaison to assist individuals served by CIBH with other care providers such as physicians or therapists.
  • Collaborates with other treatment team members in planning therapeutic intervention, interacts with other agencies in the community to coordinate treatment for the individuals served in the unit.
  • Develops and implements individual service plans; documents all services including length of time spent delivering services.
  • Maintains records in compliance with quality assurance and licensure standards, program policies and procedures, state and federal regulations/standards, and client confidentiality.
  • Completes required and assigned daily, monthly, quarterly and annual reports.
  • Gathers and maintains information to support periodic and special reports documenting activities for area of responsibility.
  • Assists in planning, coordinating, directing, and supervising professional nursing services in compliance with local, state, and federal regulations and laws.
  • Assists Program Supervisor in the supervision of nursing staff including selecting or recommending selection, training, assignment, and evaluation of work, counseling, disciplining, and terminating or recommending termination.
  • Assists in the management of contract personnel, including requests for purchase, contracts, billing issues, and services.
  • Organize and supervise psychiatric clinic; assesses and coordinates clinical needs of caseloads and ensures completion of the necessary paperwork to secure insurance authorization and payment.
  • Assists in the development, implementation, and enforcement of program policies and procedures.
  • Assists in the maintenance and updating of all training materials and any other required written materials.
  • Authorizes services in accordance with payer regulations.
  • Attends or completes required annual compliance training.
  • Participates in at least monthly supervision of assigned staff.
  • Reports any deviations from documentation, billing, and other agency standards made by the unit to the supervisor and the corporate compliance officer.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.


Full time
per Year
Chesapeake, VA 23322, US