POSITION SUMMARY: The RN Psychiatric Staff Nurse provides a wide range of nursing care to psychiatric patients in the home care setting. A primary focus is patient assessment, quality care, teaching of patients and caregivers and performance of skilled procedures. All care delivered is based on the Standards of Practice for the state of New Jersey and must be in compliance with company policy and regulatory requirements. As a Psychiatric Registered Nurse, you will: Provide a wide range of nursing care to patients in the home care setting.
Focus primarily on patient assessment, quality care, teaching of patents and caregivers, and performance of skilled procedures. Deliver care based on Standards of Practice for the particular state of practice and must be in compliance with company policy and regulatory requirements. Provides psychotherapeutic communication to individual patients. ADDITIONAL REQUIREMENTS Qualifications: Must be a Registered Nurse and possess a valid license in the state of New Jersey.
A minimum of one year experience as a Registered Psychiatric Nurse is required. Previous experience in the home care setting is required. Possess the ability to transfer, maneuver, and lift incapacitated clients in the home setting. ANCC certification in mental health and psychiatry preferred.
Must possess excellent communication skills and be comfortable with marketing the psych program to referral sources including physicians as well as assisted and independent living facilities. If you are interested, please contact Fern Rimler @ 6467237364 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
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