Psych LVN/RN

Hayward, Marin, Napa, Oakland, San Jose, San Mateo, Scott's Valley
Posted 03/20/2019

Job Details

Psych LVN/RN

Location: Marin County
Description: We are seeking Licensed Vocational Nurses andRegistered Nurses (RNs) to work per diem in an inpatient psychiatric facility.

Psych LVN/RN Job

Responsibilities:

  • Complete physical and mental health assessments
  • Educate patients and their families in appropriate treatment to assist individuals in improving and/or maintaining health
  • Administer and monitor treatment regimens-Administer prescribed medications, making constant adjustments commensurate with a patient’s condition under the supervision of qualified medical staff
  • Observe and report changes in a patients’ condition and behavior promptly and appropriately to the physician/appropriate individual
  • Maintain control of drugs/medications
  • Act as liaison between the physician, staff and patient/family by communicating with family members/physicians regarding specific patient needs, complexities or unusual findings to promote continuity of care
  • Must be flexible and have the ability to adapt to changes in work environment.

How to Apply: Submit an online application below, and we’ll invite you to a phone interview with one of our recruiters. The phone interview will give us an idea of your skills and experience but is also an opportunity for you to ask any questions you may have about our company and expectations. After your initial phone interview, we will setup a time that works best for you so we will be able to meet with you at our NurseRegistry office.

Job Type: Per Diem

Primary Locations:

  • Marin County

Qualifications:

  • Current CPR certification-Current workplace assault crisis training (eg. ProACT)
  • Minimum one year experience working in a psychiatric facility
  • Basic knowledge of clinical procedures, medical terminology
  • Ability to communicate effectively (oral/written)
  • Ability to use tact and diplomacy in dealing with people, both internal and external customers-Must be able to prioritize and maintain a calm demeanor while completing multiple tasks
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision

Required Education: Graduate from an accredited school of professional nursing
Required license or certification:

  • Current California RN/LVN License
  • Current BLS Certificate
  • ACLS a plus

Apply online, and our Recruiter will contact you shortly.

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Job CategoryLVN, RN