The Staff Nurse (R.N.) is a registered professional nurse who prescribes, coordinates, and evaluates patient care through collaborative efforts with health team members in accordance with the nursing process and the standards of care and practices. This position may also have supervisory responsibilities for LPN and Psychiatric Technicians in the absence of the Nurse Manager.
Education: Graduate from an accredited program of professional nursing required; Bachelor's Degree preferred.
Experience: A minimum of two (2) years experience as a registered nurse in a psychiatric health-care facility preferred. Completion of associates or bachelor's degree from accredited nursing school and current graduate nurse license required.
Licensure: Licensure by the State Board of Nursing.