FSR (Federal Staffing Resources)
  • McConnell AFB, KS, USA
  • Full Time

 

Registered Nurse (RN) - Mental Health in Wichita, Kansas.

The Registered Nurse (RN) - Mental Health job is a civilian position within the extensive military medical system that provides a full range of healthcare to the military and their families. 

Our employees are our best assets! Come join our team of healthcare professionals where you are valued.

  • Monday-Friday schedule
  • Day schedule
  • Holidays off
  • Fantastic PTO accrual rate
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Benefit Package (health, dental, and vision plans)

Registered Nurse (RN) - Mental Health Job Overview

  • Provides mental health clinical case management, care coordination and disease management for patients prescribed psychotropic medications by their Primary Care Manager (PCM) within the primary care environment.
  • Includes, but is not limited to the conditions of depression and anxiety disorders, including PTSD.
  • Monitors and facilitates adherence to treatments, provides education, coordinates care, maintains data registries, and performs full scope of clinical nursing in the execution of primary care behavioral health services. 
  • Working knowledge of human growth and development, and pathophysiology of disease processes, as they apply to the care environment for all ages of the spectrum from pediatrics to geriatrics.
  • Establish a nursing plan of care that effectively applies core disease management principles to mental health conditions and includes in that plan: a) assessment and identification of target populations; b) implementation and execution of Clinical Practice Guidelines or standards; c) collaboration and coordination of activities with other healthcare members; d) promotion and education of patient self-management actions.
  • Skillful and tactful in communicating with people who may be physically or mentally ill, uncooperative, fearful, emotionally distraught, and occasionally dangerous.
  • Must possess organizational, problem-solving, and communication skills to articulate medical requirements to patients, families/care givers, medical and non-medical staff in a professional and courteous way.
  • Anticipate and articulate to health management and/or interdisciplinary team the patient's needs, requirements, abilities, and limitations.

  • Working knowledge of the administrative requirements for proper documentation of patient conditions including disease progress, acknowledgement of teaching, and follow up care.

Registered Nurse (RN) - Mental Health Job Qualifications:

  • Computer Competency
  • BLS
  • Associates Degree of Nursing (ADN)
  • Graduate from a college or university accredited by NLNAC or CCNE
  • RN Licensure: Current, full, active, and unrestricted license to practice.
  • Certified/Certified Eligible by ANCC as a Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse
  • 3 years of nursing experience in a direct patient care clinical setting
  • 24 recent months providing direct patient speciality care in psychiatric nursing or behavioral health and wellness counseling
  • Working Knowledge of the military health care system including TRICARE preferred. 
  • Three years of experience with a variety of psychopharmacological agents used in patient treatment, the desired effects to include side effects and complications of their use, as well as the accurate administration of the psychopharmacologic agent.
  • Three years of experience with levels of care to include post-hospital and acute care illness stabilization.

 

 Position contingent on contract award. Incumbents HIGHLY encourage to contact us! Come join our team of healthcare professionals! 

 


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FSR provides healthcare professionals to government healthcare facilities supporting active military service members, retirees, and their families nationwide. Since 2004, FSR has matched talented individuals to organizations to create mutually beneficial, sustainable partnerships. FSR is a well-established, award winning organization built with committed professionals who have a unified vision of helping others to succeed and thrive.

We invite you to join our team and grow with us!

FSR is a woman-owned, minority, small business based out of Maryland.

 

Federal Staffing Resources dba FSR is an Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran/military spouse

This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.

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