Inpatient Psychiatry Nurse (RN)

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Service
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity The Inpatient Unit of a premier hospital in Manhattan is actively seeking a compassionate and dynamic Registered Nurse, with a strong Psychiatric background, for a promising opportunity on their staff. In this role, the Inpatient Psychiatry Nurse will provide professional nursing services appropriate to individuals diagnosed with mental illness. Apply today! Company Description Hospital Job Description The Inpatient Psychiatry Nurse (RN) will be responsible for: * Nursing interventions and their documentation * Case finding * Health teaching/counseling * Provision of supportive and/or restorative care * Staff training * Clinical and administration report preparation * Maintenance of infection control standards * Participation on a treatment team Required Skills * Active New York State Registered Nurse license * 1-2 years of prior experience working with psychiatry, mental health and/or behavioral health patients * BLS certification * Strong psychiatric skills and knowledge * Excellent communication skills Desired Skills * BLS certification