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If Psychiatric Nursing is your passion, then you’ll enjoy a position at Devereux Advanced Behavior Health! Here is your chance to provide individualized care to children and adolescents that is focused on the whole person-body and mind!
Being a Psychiatric Nurse at Devereux has its Advantages
You will not only focus on the health and wellness of your assigned individuals, but also serve as an educator to the entire family emphasizing wellness and self-care by providing individuals and their families with the information they need to make healthy life style choices and health care decisions.
Flexible work schedules (4 shifts per month requirement)
Evidenced Based treatment and care models within a clinically based environment focused on collaboration and treatment teams.
Devereux will pay for your License renewal CEU's as part of our nurse continuing education program.
Ability to serve on collaborative team and work groups
Experience and exposure to internal and external stakeholders including Joint Commission, DHS, MCO's, state and county agencies, etc.
Devereux has a need for PRN Nurses within their residential programs located in Glenmoore, PA, as well as their Children’s Behavioral Health Center (DCBHC) located in Malvern, PA. These centers work with adolescent males and females who experience behavioral and psychiatric challenges.
The duties of the Registered Nurse include, but are not limited to: assess clients; collects and documents the client’s current health status and medical history, completes and/or reviews Admission Data Record as defined by policy. Makes accurate and ongoing assessment of client's status and responds appropriately, performs direct client care, utilizing established procedures, policies, and standards including: medication administration, evaluating and interpreting diagnostic tests, observing and documenting client's response to pertinent medications, providing client care designed to meet the client’s physiological and psychological needs. The nurse also participates in and assists with the initial treatment plan and the treatment planning process.
Key words: RN, Nurse, BSN, associates in nursing
What is Devereux doing to support and protect the health and safety of our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. We adhere to all mandates and guidelines in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization and practice all protocols that protect the health and safety of our staff. To learn more of how Devereux is supporting and protecting our staff during the pandemic, please visithttps://jobs.devereux.org/#covid.
Must be a Registered Nurse in the state of Pennsylvania.
Previous professional experience in a behavioral healthcare setting preferred, but not required as we will train you to be successful.
Valid drivers license must be maintained
Devereux requires all individuals interviewing for a position involving contact with children to complete The Diana Screen, a screening that assesses a candidate’s understanding of appropriate boundaries between adults and children
The IDEAL candidate will... Be empathetic, a team player, have excellent written and verbal communication skills, energetic, creative, understand the theories of behavior management and positive reinforcement, and represent yourself as a positive role model. Additionally, you must be able to complete eight days of new hire orientation class, have a strong passion for working with and helping children and adolescents with special needs and possess a valid license.
Physical Requirements: Significant amounts of walking, sitting, and standing. Some lifting and/or managing resistance required related to applying physical intervention techniques upwards of 75-100 lbs. or more. Some repetitive wrist/hand movements, normal hearing and vision. Occasional use of computers and office equipment. Occasional driving of Devereux vehicles for business purposes. Ability to meet 100% mastery of Safe and Positive Approaches.
Work Environment: Regularly works inside areas that are adequately lighted and ventilated. Some fluctuations in temperature. Use of Protective equipment such as latex gloves, facial mask protective eye wear, and gown. Possible exposure to blood-borne pathogens. Some degree of physical involvement in exercise of Safe and Positive Approaches.
Posted Date 2 months ago (11/30/2021 4:32 PM)
Requisition ID 2021-21286
Position Type On-Call