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RN/LVN - SD County Psychiatric Hospital

UNI Health Care Recruiters San Diego, CA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $25 to $41 Hourly
  • Part-Time
  • Benefits: vision, dental, medical
Job Description

United Nursing International Health Care provides facilities nationwide with quality, experienced caring nurses and allied healthcare professionals. UNI has been providing healthcare facilities with supplemental, per diem, contract and travel healthcare professionals since 1986. We provide our clients with staffing and management support services 24 hours per day 7 days a week.


We are currently seeking enthusiastic, committed and experienced RN's and LVN's to join our organization.

 

Now hiring for the following positions:

 

• Registered Nurses (RN)

• Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN)

Qualified applicants are invited to call the office (619) 615-0439 and ask for Kelly.

 

The Psychiatric Nurse facilitates optimal health care for clients in conjunction with and under the license of prescribers by providing skilled health care to clients while addressing, referring and clarifying medical concerns including administration and education regarding medication and a range of health issues. This position will triage and collaborate with outside healthcare providers and staff.

 

Duties & Responsibilities:

 

•Ensures continuity of psychiatric care through provisions of services including discharge and referral
•Triages healthcare situations to determine needed level of intervention in crisis situations
•Verifies and carries out prescriber orders
•Records changes in medications, laboratory tests and prescriber recommendations
•Communicates current psychiatric medication orders, missed medications or other pertinent psychiatric information with clients, prescribers and nursing staff, clinicians, and family members as appropriate
•Administers medications, including injections, and educates clients regarding medications (risks, benefits and side effects and medication compliance)
•Maintains thorough, accurate and timely documentation of the provision of services, assessments, evaluations, and progress toward the completion of clients’ treatment goals consistent with clinical and administrative policies and procedures
•Facilitates the completion of medical tests or re-tests as referred or ordered, including drawing blood, obtaining urine and running basic lab tests on portable lab devices
•Acts as liaison between the prescribers and outside healthcare providers, including transfer of ongoing medical or psychiatric care to PCP’s

 

Qualifications:

•Active CA RN/LVN license
•At least 1 year relevant work experience as a licensed Registered Nurse required
•Minimum of one (1) year experience in psychiatric nursing required
•Current CPR card required
•Excellent knowledge and skills in current psycho-pharmacology, psychiatric diagnosis, recovery principles, motivational interviewing, and psychiatric intervention preferred


The San Diego County Psychiatric Hospital is located at:


3853 Rosecrans St.
San Diego, Ca. 92110

 

Shift times available:


7am-7:30pm

7pm-7:30am

Pay ranges between $25-40.83 per hour depending upon position.

 

Optional Full-time, Part-Time or Per Diem position

 

Benefits and Perks for UNI Nurses:

 


Weekly Pay - We manage payroll in-house meaning fast turn-around and easy access to your earnings, as well as payroll support at your finger tips

 

Same Day Pay- available for all UNI Licensed Nurses

 

Paid Training and Orientations Offered to All New Hires - feel confident with starting something new and certain of your new position role(s)

 

Flexible Scheduling - part-time or full-time; AM, PM and NOC shifts currently available

 

Masterbooking - Know you're schedule for one month + in advance as a UNI per diem nurse

 

Ongoing Training and Development- to assure UNI staff are equipped with the necessary tools to be successful at every healthcare facility staffed at - We assist our staff with managing credentials and keeping compliance at all times through automated reminders, clinic referrals and courses as necessary

 

Accredited by The Joint Commission - UNI upholds its employees' to the highest standards of ethics and patient care -- Be a part of a team that truly cares and emphasizes the importance of care and treatment of our patients!

 

If you meet the above qualifications, we welcome you to apply. Qualified applicants will be contacted within 48 hours.

 

We look forward to working with you!

Company Description
UNI Health Care Recruiters is a strong force in the healthcare staffing industry for over 35 years! UNI’s success is derived from effective match-making. Our goal is not just to fill an open position but to submit a candidate we believe is the right fit to the position by learning about what’s important to both the client and the employee. It is important to us that you're happy and satisfied with your assignments.

Google Reviews:

David, MHA
Positive: Professionalism, Quality, Responsiveness
I’ve worked with UNI for the past 9 months and I’ve really enjoyed it. The job is flexible, lots of times available, and you can get approved for overtime! Anytime you want to work you just call in and set up your monthly schedule.

I also worked throughout the whole covid pandemic, which was a blessing!

Alberto, MHA
Positive: Professionalism, Quality, Value
Working for UNI has been the best decision I could have made. The flexibility in the schedule and opportunity to pick up shifts allows me to continue going to school full time.

Sherry, RN
Positive: Professionalism
This was a great experience working for UNI. Very personable & professional. & given appropriate support for roles assigned.

UNI Health Care Recruiters

UNI Health Care Recruiters is a strong force in the healthcare staffing industry for over 35 years! UNI’s success is derived from effective match-making. Our goal is not just to fill an open position but to submit a candidate we believe is the right fit to the position by learning about what’s important to both the client and the employee. It is important to us that you're happy and satisfied with your assignments. Google Reviews: David, MHA Positive: Professionalism, Quality, Responsiveness I’ve worked with UNI for the past 9 months and I’ve really enjoyed it. The job is flexible, lots of times available, and you can get approved for overtime! Anytime you want to work you just call in and set up your monthly schedule. I also worked throughout the whole covid pandemic, which was a blessing! Alberto, MHA Positive: Professionalism, Quality, Value Working for UNI has been the best decision I could have made. The flexibility in the schedule and opportunity to pick up shifts allows me to continue going to school full time. Sherry, RN Positive: Professionalism This was a great experience working for UNI. Very personable & professional. & given appropriate support for roles assigned.

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