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Registered Nurse (RN) Psychiatric Services - PRN

McKinney, TX, United States

Description

SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Registered Nurse (RN) Psychiatric 
Work Schedule: PRN

Psychiatric / Behavioral Health / Mental Health / Adult Psych

 


Medical City McKinney is seeking experienced Behavioral Health Nurses who have a heart and passion for behavioral medicine.   Our nurses have the ability to multi task and possess critical thinking skills, which allow them to initiative when needed.  We seek nurses who have high energy that can work in a fast paced environment providing compassionate care to our patients.

 

The Wysong Campus at Medical City McKinney, located at Virginia Parkway and Highway 75, has been the leading inpatient psychiatric hospital provider in Collin County for over a decade. Treatment is provided in a warm and nurturing environment where we treat adults and seniors with a wide range of psychiatric conditions including depression, anxiety, suicidal and/or aggressive behavior, psychotic thinking and bipolar disorder.


The Psychiatric RN  provides direct nursing care in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.  The tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs. 
  • Carries out physician orders.
  • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs.
  • Serves as the primary coordinator of all disciplines for well coordinated patient care.
  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. 
  • Instructs and educates patients and families.
  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.
  • Orients and mentors new staff members.
  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

Qualifications

  • 1-2 years of Mental health, Psychiatric, Behavioral Health, Adult Psych experience required
  • Texas State RN license or compact license accepted
  • BLS issued by the American Heart Association required
  • SAMA preferred

Medical City McKinney
Facility: Medical City McKinney
Job ID: 06264-112601
Category: Nursing - Professional
Contract: Full-time
Shift: Nights (rotating weekends)
Job Class: Regular

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