What You Will Do:
Performs a full range of professional psychiatric nursing services, including assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating patient care, in accordance with the Interdisciplinary Treatment Plan(ITP) for a population of general adult acutely ill psychiatric patients. Patients range from 16 years of age to geriatric. The RN administers medical treatment as prescribed by the attending physician and is responsible for teaching and providing psychosocial support to patients and their significant others.
What You Need to Be Successful:
Current RN license in the State of Maryland.
Must have a general knowledge of psychiatric nursing theory, which is usually obtained through formal nursing education and clinical placements. Certificate of Basic Cardiac Life Support and training in Aggressive Patient Management. Experience in the field of behavioral health strongly suggested. One year of acute general hospital experience highly recommended.
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.
University Of Maryland Medical Center Baltimore Washington