Adolescent Psych NM

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Healthcare System

Our client in Boston, MA is seeking a Nurse Manager who would be responsible for Behavioral Health Communications Center and an 18-bed secure psychiatric unit. The unit provides short-term psychiatric care for adults age 18 and older with various types of psychiatric illnesses such as Schizophrenia bi-polar and affective disorders, Personality disorders, Detox, Adjustment Disorder, Psychosis, and use DBT/CBT Group Therapy. Treatment focus is assessment, stabilization and aftercare planning for the patient. A multidisciplinary team approach is used in working with patients. According to DMH the facility has a lower than average restraint use, and instead, uses a sensory approach to de-escalating patients, and all staff are educated in trauma informed care with provides each patient with individualized care.

Current Massachusetts RN licensure and Bachelor of Science in Nursing required.

Master’s Degree is preferred.

AHA Healthcare Provide BLS

At least five years clinical experience in an Acute Psychiatric Nursing is required.

Candidate must have demonstrated leadership and management abilities.

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