RN-Outpatient Mental Health-Per Diem Job

Saint Paul, MN, 55101
Jan 02, 2013
Feb 28, 2013
Healthcare, Nurse
Employment Status
Full Time
RN-Outpatient Mental Health-Per Diem

Job ID: 25659
Department: Regions Alcohol and Drug Abuse Program
City: St. Paul, MN
Location: RH - St Paul 445 Etna St Bldg
Position Type: On Call
Anticipated Work Schedule: On-call. Days, Evenings, Weekends
Shift: Per diem
Hrs/Pay Period: 0

Job Description:


Collaboration with MD/CNS to perform patient centered, safe, effective patient care based on age specific needs of patient population served. Assists the MD/CNS in providing services in telephone triage, providing crisis management, data gathering and supportive services to perform related duties as assigned.

MINIMUM Qualifications:


BSN in Nursing


Two years in field of psychiatry preferred

Out-Patient clinic experience desirable

Knowledge, Skills

& Abilities:

Basic knowledge of psychiatric skills: must be able to collect data

Accurately and relay all information to MD/CNS for assessment.

Excellent communication skills

Ability to effectively participate on an interdisciplinary treatment team

Ability to develop and maintain effective working relationships with

patients, family members and co-workers

Ability to work independently and make sound decisions


State license (MN)

Demonstrates at the time of employment and every two years thereafter

Competency in CPR. The year when demonstration of competency is not required a general review of CPR is required

Additional Information:

Experience working as an RN in a chemical dependancy or mental health area is required.

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