Registered Nurse (RN) - Psychiatry
What You Will Do: Registered Nurse (RN) - Psychiatry - Supplemental/Per Diem - UM BWMC Position Highlights 12 hours per biweekly pay period and every 3rd weekend (both Saturday and Sunday) 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 both semi-private rooms and 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. What You Need to Be Successful: Graduation from an accredited nursing education program approved by the Board of Nursing or found by the Board to be substantially equivalent to the programs in MD Currently licensed as an RN in the state of Maryland Successful completion of a refresher course within the past 6 months if nursing practice has not occurred within the past 5 years 1-2 years of Psych RN experience preferred in both inpatient and outpatient environments We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.