Senior Psych RN

Senior Psych RN


Healthcare - Travel + Acute Care Nursing


Sharon, Connecticut

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WCS Healthcare is offering $2,100/WEEK to a Senior Psychiatric Registered Nurse for a night shift contract assignment with a Prestigious Hospital's Geriatric population in Litchfield County CT.  

Compensation : $59 - $64
Job ID : 27913

Job Function:  

  • Gauging patients'  psychiatric states.  
  • Collaborating on  psychiatric intervention plans.  
  • Administering  psychotropic and similar medications.  
  • Keeping patient morale up by providing a positive therapeutic relationship  
  • 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 certification from the American Heart Association  
  • ACLS certification from the American Heart Association  
  • CPI or PCMS certification is required    
  • 2 years of acute care experience in a Geriatric Psych Unit is required  
  • 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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