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Acute Care Psych Registered Nurse

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Job Type
3 Sep 2022

A great health care organization near Philadelphia is looking for an Acute Care Psych Registered Nurse to join their amazing team! This RN will join a wonderful team of Behavioral Health professionals who make a positive impact on their community every single day!

Compassionately serving the diverse community in the area, the Acute Care Psych Registered Nurse will join this 350-bed non-profit Specialized Psychiatric Medical Center that prides itself in being the only facility in the area to offer a level of care that is unmatched. From acute psychiatric care, to residential care for addiction treatment, mental health disorder treatments, and substance use disorders, this medical center treats it all. This wide spectrum of services & care options are available 24/7 and has been a training destination for the next generation of behavioral health specialists nationwide!

Reporting to the Nurse Manager and Unit Director, the Acute Care Psych Registered Nurse will provide patient-centered care to inpatient mental health patients and patients suffering from addiction. Responsibilities of theĀ Acute Care Psych Registered Nurse include administering medications and ordered treatments, collaborating with the multidisciplinary care team to customize plans of care, and providing mental health education to patients and their families.

Additionally, the Acute Care Psych Registered Nurse will maintain detailed documentation of patient care and circumstances, assist with development and evaluation of unit policies and procedures, and will uphold the standards of care in the unit. The ideal candidate will have nursing experience in behavioral health and will be passionate about serving this patient population. The Acute Care Psych Registered Nurse will get to pick between working at the 16-bed acute psychiatric unit or the Residential Living/Rehab Unit where treatment of substance use disorders and other disorders occur!


  • Valid Pennsylvania State RN License
  • Current CPR/BLS,CPI Training preferred
  • Open to both experienced RNs & new grads!
  • Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing
  • Passion to work with the Behavioral Health population
  • Experienced RNs new to Behavioral Health specialty are welcome!

The Acute Care Psych Registered Nurse will enjoy everything the city of Philadelphia has to offer! From spending the afternoon strolling through the Longwood Gardens, to visiting the Weitzman National Museum of American Jewish History, to grabbing groceries at the Reading Terminal Market - you and your family will never run out of things to do! The Acute Care Psych Registered Nurse will be compensated with a highly competitive salary along with a full range of benefits.

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  • Job Reference: 703117420-2
  • Date Posted: 3 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Clinical Management Consultants
  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent