Mental Health Clinic RN

Mental Health Clinic RN

Division

Healthcare - Nursing

Location

Brooklyn, New York

Employment Type

Temporary


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WCS Healthcare is working with a Community Health Organization in Brooklyn NY who is looking to hire a full time Registered Nurse to work within their outpatient mental health clinic. This is a full time Monday thru Friday 830am-530pm schedule with n

Compensation : $48 - $50
Job ID : 30254

Job Function:

  • Develops, implements and evaluates the nursing care regimens for patients to address substance use and behavioral health needs.
  • The role will be conducting in-home assessments (complex assessments), therapeutic clinical interventions, and physical assessments/triage.
  • Plans, coordinates and assesses patient care.
  • Identifies patients’ needs and provides direct nursing care based on the patient’s care plan.
  • Collaborates with interdisciplinary team members to develop, implement and evaluate patient care through team huddles.
  • Documents patient’s care with accurate and accessible records.
  • Maintains confidential case records, medical charts and files pertaining to the resident/patient.
  • Participates in the Primary Care Quality Assurance program including assisting with Quality Assurance audits as assigned.
  • Identifies quality issues and opportunities for improving quality of care.
  • Distributes medication to patients and keeps accurate records for narcotics and controlled drugs in accordance with law and agency policies and procedures.

Job Requirements:

  • Valid New York State Licensed/Registered Nurse
  • Minimum of 1 years of experience in a Behavioral Health/Psychiatric outpatient/ hospital setting supporting mobile patients with Severe Psychiatric Disorders (SMI)
  • Familiarity/Experience with medications related to various Psychiatric/Behavioral Health Disorders
  • Experience administering injections and collaborating on treatment planning
  • Experience with culturally diverse community population
  • Minimum Education Requirement: Associates Degree

 

 

Disclosure: The hourly rates and/or salaries listed may or may not reflect total compensation packages including bonus and fringe benefits, etc., nor are the advertisement(s) posted a guarantee of a certain compensation package for a position or bona fide offer of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.

 

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