Nurse - Crisis Stabilization Unit - 24 hours
The Providence Center - Behavioral Health Job ID: 5982
360 Duncan Drive Providence ,RI
24 hours per week. 2nd Shift: 3pm - 11:30pm (3x per week-includes every other weekend and every other holiday)
Weekend & Holiday Shift
The Providence Center helps adults, adolescents and children affected by psychiatric illnesses, emotional problems and addictions by providing treatment and supportive services within a community setting. The Nurse assesses and evaluates client health care data collected through interviewing, observation, record review and team input. Analyze assessment data to formulate the basis of nursing care. Identify expected outcomes of care, individualized to the client, with the ultimate goal of improving client’s overall health status. Administer medications per prescriber’s orders and monitor lab results as indicated. . Provide support to clients regarding daily living issues conducting home visits as necessary. Collaborate with the staff members in providing care to clients. Maintain cooperative relationships with clients, staff and the public.
Bachelor's degree in Nursing preferred. Rhode Island Registered Nurse (RN) license required. Knowledge and experience with psychotropic medication, and ability to work well with professionals from other disciplines in a team approach. Experience with addictions populations preferred. Experience with managed care populations and UR a plus.