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Psych RN

Company: Montrose Behavioral Health Children's Pavilion
Location: Chicago
Posted on: July 8, 2024

Job Description:

Overview:Schedule: Full Time and Part TimeShifts: Days or NightsNight Shift Differnetial: $6/hrAt Montrose Behavioral Health Children's Pavilion, located in Chicago not far from Lake Michigan, we provide inpatient treatment for kids ages 5-17.. We are looking for passionate RN's to join our team here at Montrose and make a difference!What we can offer you:Competitive hourly rateFREE Meals during your work hours, or at conclusion of shift!FREE Parking!PerkSpot! Our employee discount program for over 30,000 merchants!100% Paid Psychiatric Training!Strong benefit plan including medical, dental, and vision insuranceAcadia Healthcare 401(k) planResponsibilities:REGISTERED NURSE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONSProvide and coordinate care by assessing patients physical and behavioral health needs.Develop and implement nursing care plans.Maintain medical records and educate patients and their families about various physical and behavioral health conditions.Provide nursing care and services within the standards and scope of nursing practice as defined within the state Nurse Practice Act regulations, policies, procedures, and protocols, as well as facility and corporate policies and procedures.Ensure physicians orders are legible if taken verbally and transcribed appropriately per policy and procedure.Ensure patients status is assessed on an ongoing basis and pertinent information is gathered and documented.Notify physicians of significant changes in status such as difficulties with detox, medical emergency, change in medical status regarding response to medications, and related challenges.Ensure that initial nursing treatment plans are completed upon admission and that all nursing treatment plans are specific to assessed needs.Demonstrate knowledge and utilization of universal precautions in providing direct patient care.Accurately administer medications per ordered note.Document accurate count of controlled substance medication administration on required documents.Complete admission and discharge processing efficiently and accurately as directed.Exhibit therapeutic rapport with patients by maintaining professional boundaries, respecting personal space, giving patients direct attention, and maintaining rational detachment.Provide direction or coordinate the activities of the unit as directed.Communicate therapeutically and professionally with patients, visitors, co-workers, and others involved inpatient treatment.Qualifications:EDUCATION/LICENSURE/EXPERIENCE/SKILL REQUIREMENTSMust have graduated from an accredited school of nursing.Must possess a current Registered Nurse (RN) license as required by Illinois or be eligible to practice nursing in accordance with state requirementsOne year of nursing experience; previous psychiatric, mental, behavioral, or substance abuse nursing experience a plusCPR and de-escalation and restraint certification required (training available upon hire and offered by facility).First aid may be required based on state or facility requirements.AHRNby Jobble

Keywords: Montrose Behavioral Health Children's Pavilion, Chicago , Psych RN, Healthcare , Chicago, Illinois

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