Registered Nurse – Psych ER (Adult)

Registered Nurse - Psych ER (Adult)


Healthcare - Travel + Acute Care Nursing


Brooklyn, New York

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WCS Healthcare is currently seeking a Psychiatric Emergency Department Nurse for a contract assignment at a Prestigious Hospital in Brooklyn, NY!

Compensation : $75 - $80
Job ID : 24681

Job Function:

  • Gauging patients' psychiatric states as they enter the Emergency Department
  • Collaborating on psychiatric intervention plans with ED Physicians and Nurses
  • Administering psychotropic and similar medications.
  • Monitoring adherence to non-medicinal treatment regimens.
  • Removing potentially harmful and triggering environmental features.
  • Restraining, consoling, and sometimes medicating highly unsettled patients.
  • Documenting patients' health journeys and reporting on notable alterations.
  • Conducting targeted psychoeducation, particularly within families.

Job Requirements:

  • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing or Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN)
  • Current RN license for the state that you are working in (or willingness to obtain)
  • BLS, ACLS certifications from the American Heart Association are required
  • CPI certification required
  • TNCC Preferred
  • 2 years of acute care experience in this specialty
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills

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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