Mental Health Nurse

  • Healthcare Employment Partners
  • Saint Joseph, MO
  • Nov 01, 2020
Full-time   Healthcare (general) Nurse (RN)

Job Description

Great opportunity for a Mental Health  Nurse  just north of Kansas City, MO.

Full time, day and night openings, working 12 hour shifts, no call, maybe required to work a weekend and/or holiday as needed.
Offering Sign On Bonus 

Responsibilities of the Mental Health  Nurse 

  • Acute care, inpatient, and adult psychiatric units. Persons age 18 years and older, including the geriatric population are served
    Completes assessment/reassessment of patient and documents in medical record.
    • Analyzes the information collected to determine patient’s needs and expected outcomes.
    • Develops and implements plan of care based upon the assessment, diagnosis, and expected outcomes of patient.
    • Oversees the delegation of the plan to other licensed and unlicensed personnel.
    • Ensures a discharge plan is a part of the individualized plan of care as appropriate to the population served.
    • Engages in patient/family/staff teaching to achieve the desired patient outcomes.

Requirements of the Mental Health  Nurse 

  • Graduate of an accredited school of Nursing; Associates degree required
  • Nursing license in Missouri
  • Two years of experience 

This facility is committed to providing the best and safest care, while creating a warm, inviting environment for our patients, family members and caregivers. Their innovative life-care model combines traditional health care and a focus on key life elements that affect overall wellness