Registered Nurse – Psych job in Dothan, AL

  • Profession:

    Registered Nurse
  • Specialty:

    Psych
  • Location:

    Dothan, AL
  • Start date:

    2021-06-21
  • Job Type:

    Travel Contract
  • Job ID:

    228590

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

The medical center is a general medical and surgical hospital complete with 420 beds. The facility is a not-for-profit community health system dedicated to serving those living in the region surrounding it. Focused on providing quality healthcare to each patient, the medical center is constantly evolving to include the newest technologies and practices. Over 90% of the medical staff at the hospital is board-certified compared to the 60% national average. The facility is regarded as a top hospital in terms of providing the best diagnostic, clinical, surgical, and overall patient care in the region. With a variety of services form neurology to stroke care and diabetes treatment to urology care, the hospital is a complete care facility.

Only 20 miles away from the Georgia State boarder, Dothan is a small town in the southeast corner of Alabama. For a true old town experience, check out the Antique Attic which is filled with some of the most beautiful old artifacts from collectors themselves. For something a little more exciting, Adventureland and Water World are two fun ways to spend a day off. The city is also home to some interesting art museums and a colorful botanical garden. The town of Dothan has a little something for everyone.

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!

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