Position : Psychiatric Nurse
1-2 years of experience preferred.
Knowledge of injection techniques.
Knowledge of psychotropic medications and side effects.
Knowledge of psychiatric disorders/symptoms (children and adults)
Knowledge of the Joint Commission.
Ability to utilize electronic medical record system and supporting programs.
Ability to deescalate situations (CAST training to Level 4)
Gauging patients' psychiatric states.
Collaborating on psychiatric intervention plans.
Administering psychotropic and similar medications.
Monitoring adherence to non-medicinal treatment regimens.
Removing potentially harmful and triggering environmental features.
Restraining, consoling, and sometimes medicating highly unsettled patients.
Recording patients' health journeys and reporting on notable alterations.
Conducting targeted psychoeducation, particularly within families.