MedPro Healthcare Staffing, a Joint Commission-certified staffing agency, is seeking a quality Psychiatric registered nurse (RN) for a travel assignment with one of our top healthcare clients.
Benefits of being a MedPro Employee
The MedPro Experience program we embrace and celebrate all our healthcare professionals!
Immediate access to the industry's best recruiters and healthcare facilities
Flexible scheduling around your needs
Private housing or housing allowance
Group Health insurance benefits from Aetna
Company-paid life and disability insurance
Full travel reimbursement
Licensure assistance and reimbursement
Duties & Responsibilities:
Psychiatric Nurses (RN) provide care for patients with mental health issues. They are experts in assessing, diagnosing and treating people with psychiatric problems. Mental health nurses work as part of a team to provide total medical care for the patient
Assess the mental health status of patients with behavioral challenges.
Collaborate with medical providers and mental health staff in the design and delivery of patient care.
Administer and monitor effectiveness and side-effects of psychotropic medications.
Assist patients, and families as appropriate, to interpret and manage maladaptive behaviors and to plan healthy lifestyle changes.
Exercise balanced judgement in evaluation situations and making decisions to handle difficult or confrontational situations in a professional manner.
Active RN License
Degree from accredited nursing program
Two years of recent experience in an Acute Care Psychiatric setting
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