RN- Adult Psych

RN- Adult Psych

Mission Regional Medical center | North Las Vegas, NV, 89030, US
Salary Range:$55,000 – $100,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 22 days ago

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Description

Overview

* At least 2 years of acute care experience
* Work expectations are 8 six-hour shifts/month with at least 4 on the weekend

Responsibilities

Registered nurses (RNs) perform basic duties that include treating patients, educating patients about mental and medical conditions, and providing advice and emotional support to patients' and/or family members, running therapeutic groups, psychiatric crisis intervention, seclusion and restraint of patients. RNs record patients' medical histories and symptoms, help to perform diagnostic tests and analyze results, operate medical machinery, administer treatment and medications, and help with patient follow-up and rehabilitation. RNs teach patients and their families how to manage their illness or injury, diet and exercise programs, and self-administration of medication and physical therapy. Other related duties.

Qualifications

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING

1. Must have current and valid State license as a Registered Nurse2. BLS upon hire and maintain current.3. Working knowledge of Mental Health Laws and practice standards. 4. Working knowledge of interdisciplinary treatment team process, behavioral health programming and daily nursing functions for inpatient and outpatient behavioral health units. 5. Working knowledge of the continuum of care for behavioral health care. 6. Behavioral Violence Prevention within 6 months of hire and maintain current annually

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