Psychiatric Nurse

  • 612324
  • Registered Nurse
  • July 29, 2021
  • 85 Patton Rd
  • Devens, MA 01434
  • 12 D/E/N
  • 13 Weeks
  • October 09, 2021
  • Onward
  • Temporary
  • Call for details

Job Description & Requirements

Psychiatric Nurse

Responsibilities: The Registered Nurse (RN) is an active participant in the health care team who provides direct and indirect care to patients/families/legal guardians. The Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for maintaining a safe therapeutic milieu grounded in TaraVista Behavioral Health Center core principles. The Registered Nurse (RN) works collaboratively as a member of the multi-disciplinary treatment team and contributes to each patient’s individual treatment plan by helping develop, implement, and document appropriate goals and interventions, informed by patient strengths and presenting psychiatric problems. Demonstrated ability to use critical thinking to make decisions and solve problems Advanced level knowledge of Behavior Health and Substance Abuse treatment modalities; applies nursing process from a Trauma Informed Recovery model of care Ability to develop a therapeutic relationship while maintaining professional boundaries Effective oral and written communication Sufficient typing and computer skills to facilitate use of Electronic Medical Record Crisis management, time management, delegating, coaching and team building skills Flexibility, creativity and ability to manage stressful situations in a calm, organized and professional manner

Required Qualifications

RN license within the State of Massachusetts CPR certification

Preferred Qualifications

BSN Previous psychiatric/substance inpatient experience Restraint/reduction/de-escalation/crisis intervention experience

Job Benefits

Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:

  • Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits
  • Medical plans with dental and vision
  • Complimentary, high-quality private housing
  • 401(k) and flex spending options
  • Life insurance
  • Accident and short-term disability coverage
  • Free continuing education (CE) courses
  • Travel allowances
  • Guaranteed pay program
  • Tuition discount program
  • Referral bonuses

About the Company

Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation’s top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.

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