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Psych travel RN needed in Bloomington, Indiana

Company: Cynet Health
Location: Bloomington
Posted on: August 5, 2022

Job Description:

Pay Rate

$2,014 weekly

Shifts: 7 Night shift: 6pm-6:30am, 1 Day shift: 6am-6:30pm

Number of openings: 8
The Staff Nurse (R.N.) is a registered professional nurse who delivers, coordinates, & evaluates patient care through collaborative efforts with health team members in accordance with the nursing process & the STANDARDS of care & practices.
The Staff Nurse must be able to demonstrate the knowledge & skills necessary to provide care, based on physical, psychosocial, educational, safety & related criteria, appropriate to the age of the patients served

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of psychiatric & medical nursing procedures essential.
Knowledge of Mental Health Laws & Child Abuse/Neglect/Maltreatment reporting laws.
Skill in organizing & prioritizing workloads to meet deadlines.
Skill in telephone etiquette & paging procedures.
Effective oral & written communication skills.
Ability to communicate effectively with patients & co-workers.
Ability to adhere to safety policies & procedures.
Ability to use good judgment & to maintain confidentiality of information.
Ability to work as a team player.
Ability to demonstrate tact, resourcefulness, patience & dedication.
Ability to accept direction & adhere to policies & procedures.
Ability to recognize the importance of adapting to the various patient age groups (adolescent, adult & geriatric).
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment.
Ability to meet corporate deadlines.
Ability to react calmly & effectively in emergency situations.
Knowledge of basic customer service principles

Physical, Mental and Special Demands:
Ability to sit & stand (one-third of the shift) & walk (two-thirds of the shift).
Ability to reach above, or below waist height, kneel, bend, stoop, turn, twist & throw (occasionally to frequently).
Ability to see well enough to read charts, treatment plans & typewritten materials.
Ability to hear well enough to detect noise on the unit & have the ability to discern odors.
Ability to frequently push/pull wheeled carts from 100 to 200 lbs.
Ability to frequently lift & carry 10 lbs.; occasionally 20 to 50 lbs.
Ability to manipulate small & large tools (electric thermometer, telephone, wheelchair, blood pressure cuffs, walkers, paper punch, addressograph, restraints, staplers, EKG machine, copy machine, etc.)
Ability to spend 95% of the work day inside in temperature varying from 60 to 90 degrees F., where noise levels range from low to high & the ability to spend 5% of the work day outside in temperature varying from 30 to 110 degrees F.
Ability to frequently Handle hazardous/infectious waste.
Ability to work in an environment where chemicals are frequently used for cleaning, where medical & electrical hazards may occasionally be present & where dust, mist & steam are frequently generated in housekeeping tasks.
Ability to work at a rapid pace & perform a verity of repetitive duties.
Ability to response to exposure to blood & body fluids.
Machines, Tools, Equipment and Other Work Aides:
Medical & nursing equipment & supplies.
Telephone & paging systems.
Policies, procedures, plans & program manuals.
Alco Sensor
Gluco Meter
Medication Administration Record
Blood Pressure Cuff
Wheelchair
Patient Restraints
Thermometer
Copy Machine

Skills:
Bachelor's Degree - Desired
CPI preferred per facility - Highly desired
CPR certification & Handle with Care training - Required
Currently licensed to practice by the Indiana State Board of Nursing. - Required
Experience in a psychiatric health-care facility - Desired: 2 Years
Graduate from an accredited program of professional nursing - Required
MAB preferred per facility - Highly desired
Must pass a medication administration exam. - Required

Education:
Graduate from an accredited program of professional nursing required; Bachelor's Degree preferred.

Requirements

Required for Onboarding

  • BLS
  • Core Competency

Keywords: Cynet Health, Bloomington , Psych travel RN needed in Bloomington, Indiana, Healthcare , Bloomington, Indiana

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