Registered Nurse (RN) - Inpatient Mental Health (IPMH)
Meadville Medical Center is hiring for a Registered Nurse to work full-time, evenings and nights with shift & weekend rotation required in our Inpatient Mental Health unit.
This position currently offers a $2,500 signing bonus.
He/She will provide quality direct patient care to individuals requiring inpatient mental health services. The psychiatric nurse professional utilizes therapeutic intervention measures to implement nursing actions that promote, maintain or restore physical and mental health, prevent illness and effect rehabilitation. Performs in accordance with the highest standards of the Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing Practice. The psychiatric registered nurse serves as a patient advocate to facilitate achievement of health and protect patient's rights. Plays an integral role in the multidisciplinary team.
Registered Nurse - IPMH Education and Experience Requirements:
+ Graduate of an approved program/PA licensure
+ Prior experience in psychiatric field preferred
+ Good judgmental skills required
+ Must be able to accurately and therapeutically assess patient needs according to physical/mental disorders.
+ Independent functioning necessary
+ Ability to take directions and work as a team member
Registered Nurse - IPMH Physical Demands and Working Conditions:
+ Physically demanding/physical mobility required
+ Must be capable of providing physical intervention with acting out patients
+ Secure unit/stressful environment
+ Subject to unpredictable actions of patients
If you or someone you know are interested in the Registered Nurse - IPMH job, please go to www.mmchs.org/careers and apply directly. For any questions, please contact Alex Bowles at 814-686-7352 or email@example.com