Registered Nurse – Psych job in Baton Rouge, LA

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    Psych
  • Location:

    Baton Rouge, LA
  • Start date:

    2021-05-03
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    209949

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

As part of a larger mission driven health system, this 800 bed facility has provided state-of-the-art, patient centric care to the community for over 90-years. The hospital is widely and consistently recognized in the areas of trauma and emergency care, stroke, heart and vascular, cancer care, minimally invasive procedures, women’s care, and many more, including Hospital of the Year.

Exciting college town, Baton Rouge, LA, is located about 1 hour from New Orleans. From the Tin Roof Brewery to the Shaw Center for the Arts, there are activities for all travelers. Immerse yourself in the city’s history by touring Plantation Country, test your luck at the Belle of Baton Rouge Casino or enjoy a thrilling Louisiana State University baseball or famous football game at one of the largest college football stadiums in the nation.

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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