Registered Nurse/Psych RN/FT

Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Jul 12, 2016
Closes
Jun 01, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
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Adventist HealthCare remains the largest provider of charity care and community benefit in Montgomery County.

Adventist Behavioral Health has made a commitment to demonstrate God's care and treat each person's mind, body and spirit.

Take your passion for psychiatric nursing and join or team at Adventist Behavioral Health and Wellness Services to care for adolescents on our inpatient Chesapeake Unit.

This position is for the evening shift from 7 a -3:30 p Monday - Friday and every other weekend.

Qualifications:

In order to qualify, you would need a minimum of one year of acute care experience with a preference in a psychiatric setting.

A current Maryland license or a license in a compact state and a valid American Heart Association CPR card.

Responsibilities include :

Work in a collaborative environment to deliver quality patient care.

Direct and provide appropriate education to patients and family members based on identified learning needs.

Administer medications safely and accurately in accordance with hospital policy and procedure.

During emergencies, you would manage therapeutic milieu as a team leader.

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Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine). Those testing positive for cotinine are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90 days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully pass follow-up testing.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.