THIS POSITION IS LOCATED IN THE POCONOS , APPROXIMATELY 85 MILES NORTH OF PHILADELPHIA, PA.
Incumbent assures that all medical and psychiatric operating procedures and regulations are followed. Serves two programs, the Crisis Residence and the Medical Mobile Crisis Unit.
An eight-bed, short-term residential program for adults in Carbon, Monroe and Pike counties. The program provides supervised mental health stabilization services as an alternative to psychiatric hospitalization for individuals who are in psychiatric crisis, or who may need to be removed from a stressful environment while supports are identified to ensure stability.The Nurse would be part of the Nursing Team, assisting in the reviewing of clinical standards, program policies and performance of all members of the team.
We are looking for a person with an interest in and understanding of individuals with serious mental challenges, as well as, experience with this population. Must have knowledge of current psychotropic medication, and be licensed to administer medications, as well as, complete medical and psychiatric assessments.
Competitive salary provided and a comprehensive benefits package is offered. Hours vary and may include weekends where needed, per diem.
Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.