Registered Nurse – Psych job in Augusta, ME

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    Psych
  • Location:

    Augusta, ME
  • Start date:

    2021-08-02
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    248451

Psychiatric (Psych) Registered Nurse (RN) Travel Job

The Psychiatric or Mental Health Registered Nurse works directly with adults, adolescents, and children experiencing psychiatric or behavioral symptoms. Psychiatric RNs are part of a team responsible for implementing overall psychiatric program.

PSYCH RN Responsibilities:

  • The Psychiatric Registered Nurse provides direct care to patients
  • Assesses patients
  • Supervises medication schedules and evaluates patient progress
  • Educates patient and family members on symptomology, treatment, and discharge instructions
  • Psych RN is responsible for maintaining a safe environment
  • Monitors results of medications and treatments
  • Psychiatric nurse responds to distressed patients
  • Works within a multidisciplinary team to provide outcome based treatment for patients
  • The Psych RN observes and reports behavioral changes
  • Assists patient in improving coping abilities
  • Records all information accurately and completely
  • Performs other position-related duties as assigned

BENEFITS OF BEING GIFTED!

  • Refer a Registered Nurse – You and your referral both get $500 with GIFTED’s Refer an RN Friend Program
  • Flexible scheduling
  • Premium pay
  • Same Day or Weekly Pay
  • Ability to work in premier facilities
  • Access to Chief Nursing Officer 24-7
  • Access to Social Worker 24-7
  • Group Health insurance benefits:
    • Medical Plan
    • Dental Plan
    • Vision Plan
    • Short and Long Term Disability
    • AD&D Insurance

Benefits of being a GIFTED TRAVEL NURSE

  • Private housing and housing allowance
  • Personal Career Coach
  • Extremely competitive personalized pay package

FACILITY DETAILS

This medical facility offers inpatient and outpatient care in a new, state-of-the-art, 192-bed medical center. It is fully accredited by the Joint Commission and for the second year in a row received an Excellence in Engagement Award from The Advisory Board for achieving high employee engagement numbers. U.S. News & World Report ranks this medical center as the third-best hospital in Maine.

Augusta is the city with the small-town feel, as the capital on Maine, it is rich in history, business and culture. Check out the Maine State Museum which contains more than 500,000 artifacts that tell the story of Maine’s residents. You can also visit Old Fort Western, the oldest surviving wooden for in Maine and New England, built in 1754. The city is also the home of the Pine Tree State Arboretum, a 224-acre park and botanic garden, with six miles of hiking, biking and cross-country skiing trails for free!

ABOUT GIFTED HEALTHCARE

GIFTED Healthcare is a company that believes in the power of one person to make a difference in patient care. Join the ranks of our rapidly growing team of healthcare professionals, and become that difference!

Do you remember why you became a Registered Nurse at GIFTED? We do!


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