AZ- CSM - 7P - Per Diem - Annex RN/ Bridges Geropsychiatric Unit

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Carondelet St. Mary's Hospital | Contract | Tucson, AZ

Description:

On Call Rate:No Call Overtime Rate:All Inclusive Rate + $10 Call Back Minimum: Holiday Rate:All Inclusive Rate + $10 shift:varied Minimum Years Experience Required:3 Certification Requirements: General:BLS Nursing:CPI Dialysis:No Certifications Needed 7P-Experienced RN to care for medically stabilized behavioral health patients in an EC Annex. Oversee the care of up to 6 patients, awaiting placement at level one psychiatric facilities, detox units, or ready to be discharged home or back to their current living situation. Will work with a Behavioral Health Tech (BHT) to ensure the safety of the patients and environment. Will also be assigned to inpatient, 14 bed Geropsychiatric unit, where you would be part of a 3-4 person team of RNí¢ŒóŒ»s and BHT/PCTí¢ŒóŒ»s, caring for patients aged 55 years and older with diagnosisí¢ŒóŒ» including but not limited to dementia, substance abuse/misuse, schizophrenia, bipolar disorder, depression, anxiety, and more. The patients on this floor can have medical issues going on as well, but must be admitted with a psychiatric problem as their primary diagnosis. The medical issues are no more than a med/surg level of need. Required: BLS, Current multistate or AZ state license in good standing, CPI (nonviolent crisis prevention intervention) 3 years/1 year Behavioral health experience