As a Registered Nurse in the Inpatient Psych Unit at Baystate Wing Hospital, your essential functions include:

Provide professional direct and indirect patient care in the psych setting, that meets the psychosocial, physical and general patient care needs through physical and mental assessments, laboratory testing, treatment plans and therapeutic treatments
Knowledge of a wide range of disorders; cognitive, emotional, developmental, social and behavioral
Performs crisis intervention
Participates in the departments performance improvement and continuous quality improvement (CQI) activities
Communicates with physician/social work department, nurse managers/co-workers as appropriate about changes in patient's clinical condition

What you will need?
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing, Bachelor's Degree preferred
Current Massachusetts RN License
CPR Certification
Minimum one year nursing experience in behavioral health setting
Proficient computer skills
Strong interpersonal skills and knowledge of a wide range of psychosocial, cognitive and developmental disorders
Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing, basic computer knowledge and competencies as maintained within the department

Additional Details:

Position located in the Inpatient Psych Unit at Baystate Wing Hospital, Palmer, MA
Per Diem Status
Please submit resume with online application
Associated topics: care, infusion, intensive, nurse, nurse rn, psychatric, registered nurse, surgical, tcu, transitional

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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