Behavioral Health RN

Danville, PA 17822

Posted: 05/29/2019 Employment Type: Travel Specialty : Nursing Professionals Job Number: 6348 Skills: Psychiatric

Behavioral Health RN

 

Description

28 bed Inpatient psychiatric unit – acute care crisis stabilization.  Caring for adult patients ages 18 years of age and older.  Care is provided to the following patients: with chronic mental illness, with a situational crisis that results in suicidal thoughts or actions, with a combination of mental illness and substance abuse issues.  Multidisciplinary approach with nursing staff, psychiatrists, psychiatry residents, advanced practitioners, caseworkers, therapists and OT staff.  Nursing staff consists of RNs, LPNs and NAs. Nursing staff ratio is 1: 4 or 1: 5. We use a shared scheduling model with every other weekend and every other holiday required. We staff in 8-hour blocks of time. The unit is team focused. The ideal candidate is someone who has strong psychiatric assessment skills and is able to remain calm and professional in all circumstances.   The leadership team consists of an Operations Director, a clinical team manager, 2 team coordinators and 1 nurse educator.
  • BLS/BCLS required
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience
  • PA RN License

 

Shift

Day/Evening rotation, every other weekend and every other holiday. These are 8-hour shifts, ten 8 hour shifts every 2 weeks. 40-hour guarantee

 

$800 / weekly taxed

$1043 / weekly untaxed

$1843 / weekly gross income

$1643 / weekly after taxes

 

Refer a friend for a $1000 bonus!

 

Text or call Hannah (914) 292-9947
At Tact Medical Staffing we believe in building supportive personal relationships with our candidates to match them with the healthcare client that best meets their professional and personal lifestyle choices. Benefits include a personalized recruiter who is available 24/7, competitive pay packages, an advantageous referral program, and national health insurance coverage.

Hannah Ossman

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