Are you a registered nurse and want to help individuals in the community? This position is eligible for our full benefits package and hours are Monday-Friday 8:30am-5:00pm.
Provide nursing services (primarily med/somatic) on site and in the community to clients with a psychiatric nursing focus.
Administer medications and injections and provide medical/health screening and minor physical health duties (dressing changes/blood pressure screening/monitoring glucose levels/etc.).
Provide psychiatric nursing assessment of individual clients as it relates to medication complications.
Assess effectiveness of psychotropic medication therapy and provide education to clients regarding topics such as medications, side effects, and drug interactions.
May be assigned to initiate, coordinate, and monitor evaluations necessary to identify patient needs in areas to include: living arrangements, financial concerns, physical/psychiatric health, activities of daily living, vocational/educational, social supports, leisure and recreation.
By assertive outreach, attempts to engage the patient in identifying and expressing his/her own needs, offers services to assist in meeting these needs within job duties, and re-assesses needs and outcomes with the patient.
A primary focus will be relapse prevention/mental and physical health promotion; will work closely with the teams to identify/evaluate factors leading to relapse, will collaborate with team and other providers to develop and implement service interventions to ensure patient holistic health stability.
Licensed by the Ohio Board of Nursing as Registered Nurse required.
BSN strongly preferred.
Experience in working with persons who have a chronic mental illness preferred.
Excellent communication, documentation, and time management, skills.
Ability to be flexible with work schedule and assignments.
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