Reporting to the Nursing Director/Shift Manager, the Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for planning, directing, coordinating, and providing high quality, individualized patient care using the components of the nursing process. This position is subject to overtime, shift work, working holidays and weekends, standby, and callback assignments.
CA RN license
Behavioral management training as mandated by the hospital.
1+ years inpatient experience as a psychiatric nurse (within past 5 years with BSN or new graduate with BSN degree with successful completion of New Grad program or minimum two years of inpatient experience as a Psychiatric Nurse with ADN.
Ability to deal with people who may be combative.
Knowledge of psychodynamic principles and fundamentals of psychotherapy.
Knowledge of basic diagnostic categories of mental illness.
Knowledge of psychopharmacology and disease entities and interventions as well as nursing skills and procedures.
Primary Location: Modesto, California
Facility: Doctors Medical Center of Modesto
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Nights
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