Registered Nurse (RN) - Psychiatry - Part-time Days - UM Bwmc
What You Will Do: Registered Nurse (RN) - Psychiatry - Part-time Days - UM BWMC Position Highlights 2 twelve-hour shifts per week and every third weekend 8a-8:30p (both Saturday and Sunday required) 5-bed unit in the Emergency Department Perform behavioral health evaluations on patients prior to admission 14-bed adult (2 East) psych unit that provides evaluation, diagnosis and treatment of acute, unstable adult patients with mental illness Unit is a locked double door entry inpatient psychiatric unit with both voluntary and involuntary patients Unit has 6 semi-private rooms and 2 ADA private rooms. The latter serves isolation needs whether of a medical, physical limitation and/or psychiatric condition This unit operates 24 hours per day Patients are aged 18 and older Major diagnostic categories include psychotic and mood disorders. About 50% of patients have co-morbid substance abuse disorders; approximately 40% have concurrent medical conditions, of which diabetes and hypertension are the most prevalent About University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center The Right Choice. Right Here. Join our team of Registered Nurses and provide the highest level of care. Experience the highest level of appreciation. At University of Maryland Baltimore Washington Medical Center, our registered nurses have earned the highest level of respect as a critical factor in our success and that of our patients. As part of the acclaimed University of Maryland Medical System, our nationally recognized facility features one of the state s busiest emergency departments, as well as a team of experts who care for our community and one another. Experience the appreciation you deserve.