Psychiatric Registered Nurse-ASU
Community Care Alliance | Providence, RI
Per Diem Psychiatric RN is needed to staff our 16 bed Acute Stabilization Unit in Providence, RI. We are seeking an empathetic, caring and energetic RN to deliver the best care possible to adults in various stages of recovery from mental illness, substance use disorders, and chronic medical conditions. RN will assess and monitor the psychiatric and medical needs of clients, provide telephone crisis intervention/consultation to clients experiencing behavioral health issues, and conduct assessments. Responsible for assisting clients to access medications needed for stabilization and educate on the effects of medication. Collaborate with ASU team, providers and families to provide comprehensive services. Evaluation of clients for hospitalization in crisis and this includes implementing a plan for safety as well as facilitating voluntary and involuntary hospitalization when necessary.
Education/Licensing Requirements: ADN or BS in Nursing preferred. RI RN licensure required.
To apply for this opening please visit our website www.communitycareri.org and select "Careers" and then "Current Openings" to fill out an application and upload your cover letter and resume.
Community Care Alliance provides an array of services and supports that are linked together so people can access help for their unique situations. Our goal is to help all members of our community become healthier, more self-reliant and better informed to meet their economic, social and emotional challenges.
Community Care Alliance is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, sexual orientation, age, national origin, or disability.
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