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Registered Nurse RN, Adult/Geriatric Behavioral Health

Paramus, NJ

$72-75 Hourly

Position: Inpatient Adult/Geriatric Behavioral Health RN

Command your healthcare career with CareRev. Use the CareRev app to claim per diem shifts at local partner facilities and work when, where, and how often you like while earning top industry rates.

The process: Healthcare professionals who meet facility partner requirements submit an application, then interview with a CareRev RN. Those who pass their interviews then submit their credentials and onboard at the facilities of their choice before completing any applicable orientations for their specialty. From there, professionals claim and work shifts that suit their schedules and serve their lifestyles as independent contractors.

Are you a qualified candidate looking for more professional freedom, personal flexibility, and life balance? Apply today.

Requirements for Inpatient Adult/Geriatric Behavioral Health RN:

  • Current RN license and good standing with the New Jersey State Board of Nursing.
  • Current AHA BLS certification.
  • Minimum of 1 year full-time experience as an inpatient Adult/Geriatric Behavioral Health RN in a psychiatric hospital setting within the last year.
  • Strong ability to provide age-appropriate patient care, including adult and geriatric patients, which addresses biological, emotional, developmental, psychosocial, and patient/family educational needs.
  • Must show competency managing Behavioral Health patients that may be chemically addicted, have a dual diagnosis or co-occurring disorders, and patients in acute psychiatric crises.
  • Experience caring for patients with diagnoses such as Psychotic Disorders, Mood Disorders, Assaultive/Self-destructive and Impulse Control Disorders, Schizoaffective Disorder, Adjustment Disorder, Bi-Polar Disorder, Chronic Schizophrenia, and early Alzheimer’s Disease and/or other dementias with behavioral disturbances.
  • Strong familiarity running patient groups regarding medication and disease management.

Rates are subject to change without prior notice and are driven by the marketplace and facility needs. Assigned rates fall within listed ranges.

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