Registered Nurse in Geri Psych Unit at Baystate Wing Hospital

BAYSTATE HEALTH SYSTEM - Palmer, MA (30+ days ago)

Full / Part Time: Full-Time
Location: Palmer, Massachusetts
As a Registered Nurse in the Geri-Psych Unit at Baystate Wing Hospital; your essential functions include:

Provides professional direct and indirect patient care in the psych setting, that meets the psychosocial, physical and general patient care needs through physical and mental assessments, laboratory testing, treatment plans and therapeutic treatments
Knowledge of a wide range of disorders; cognitive, emotional, developmental, social and behavioral
Performs crisis intervention
Participates in the department's performance improvement and continuous quality improvement (CQI) activities
Communicates with physician/social work department, nurse manager/co-workers as appropriate about changes in patient's clinical condition
What you will need?

Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing
Curent Massachusetts RN License
Minimum one year nursing experience in acute care/behavioral health setting
CPR Certification
Basic computer knowledge, strong interpersonal skills and knowledge of a wide range of psychosocial, cognitive and developmental disorders
Position located in the Geri Psych Unit at Baystate Wing Hospital, Palmer, MA
Full-time/36 Hours per Week, Night shift including rotating weekends and holidays.
Please submimt resume with online application
Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.