Psychiatric RN for Home Health
|Employment Type:||Per Diem|
|Description:||We are looking for an experienced Psychiatric Registered Nurse to join the Nightingale Team for per diem visits. |
$2000 Sign On Bonus!!!
At Nightingale Homecare you can enjoy a rewarding career as a home care professional!
We have Point of Care Technology! This reduces your paper load and allows you to be more efficient and communicate with the other members of your care team.
Nightingale Homecare emphasizes teamwork, nurturing and encouragement. We believe that by supporting each individual's talents, we all succeed, most especially our clients. Our special working environment explains why we attract and retain nurses who aspire to make our work and our world a better place. If you are yearning for a healthcare experience where you are valued and appreciated, you owe it to yourself to experience . . . the Nightingale difference.
Responsible for managing, supervising, planning, teaching and providing nursing care to patients in the home environment, with an emphasis on patients with psychiatric issues, especially dementia.
Provides consultative services to other health care team members on medical/surgical patients that have co-occuring psychiatric issues.
Maintains and submits documentation as required by the agency. Prepares and submits documentation of client assessments, summaries, recommendations and progress notes according to agency policy.
|Qualifications:||Min 1 year of acute care and 3 years of psychiatric RN experience, preferably community mental health experience and geriatric experience - specifically with dementia patients.|
Current licensure as an RN in good standing
Minimum of Bachelor's degree. Advanced degree in psychiatric nursing and/or psychiatric certification preferred
Current CPR, TB, Fingerprint Card (If you do not have these available, let us assist you in obtaining these)