RN-Psych experience required - Chapel Hill, North Carolina - NurseRecruiter.com

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Opening for an experienced RN with psych experience to work with our assertive community treatment team. Nurse will work within client's home, institution, or wherever the client resides. Nurse will need to travel within Orange/Wake/Durham counties to provide services.

Nurse will be a part of a team of clinical professionals; Director of Programs, Psychiatrist, Clinicians etc.
Weekly meetings with team are required. The Nurse (along with the entire team) is expected to help consumers avoid re-hospitalization and episodes of crisis care; achieve recovery from mental illness/substance abuse issues; meet basic sustenance needs; and improve their overall quality of life, per consumers’ report. This employee conducts most of his/her work independently with a high degree of freedom to act based on clinical judgment.

Job Requirements

A minimum of one year of experience in a psychiatric treatment facility (either inpatient or outpatient setting) is preferred.
Must be licensed as a registered nurse in the state of North Carolina. Suitable applicants will be familiar with the characteristic symptoms of severe and persistent mental illnesses (such as schizophrenia and bipolar disorder) and have a strong knowledge of psychotropic medications (their use and potential side effects). In addition, the employee must have a valid driver’s license and must maintain a safe driving record, acceptable to the insurance carrier for LSC-Child/Family Services.

Location

Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Employment Type

Permanent

Compensation

$27.00 hourly

Employer

Lutheran Services Carolinas

Date Posted

Jun 24th, 2019

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