FSR (Federal Staffing Resources)
  • Cannon AFB, NM, USA
  • Full Time

 

Registered Nurse (RN) - Behavioral Health job in Clovis, New Mexico. 

The job is within the military medical system and is a civilian position. Civilian and military personnel work together in the extensive military medical system. The hospitals and medical clinics provide services to the active duty military service members, military retirees, and their families and provide a full range of medical services. 

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

  • Monday-Friday
  • Days!
  • Fantastic PTO accrual rate
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Benefit Package (health, dental, and vision plans)
  • Dedication Program Manager to support your employment

 

Registered Nurse (RN) - Behavioral Health Job Overview:

  • Working knowledge of mental health levels of care to include post-hospital and acute care illness stabilization. Ability to anticipate and articulate to health management and/or interdisciplinary team members the patients' needs, requirements, abilities, and limitations.
  • Comprehensive understanding of professional nursing care standards, theories, principles, practices, disease processes, and procedures to perform nursing assignments of moderate to severe difficulty for acute and chronically ill adult and geriatric patients as appropriate.
  • Possess a working knowledge of mental health, human growth and development, and pathophysiology of disease processes, as they apply to the care environment for all ages of the spectrum from adult to geriatrics.
  • Knowledge of psychopharmacological agents used in patient treatment, knowledge of the desired effects, side effects and complications of their use, as well as the accurate administration of the psychopharmacologic agents. Must possess a working knowledge of the administrative requirements for proper documentation of patient conditions including the disease process, acknowledgement of teaching, and follow up care.
  • Skill and tact in communicating with people who may be physically or mentally ill, uncooperative, fearful, emotionally distraught, and occasionally dangerous.
  • Possess organizational, problem-solving, and communication skills to articulate medical requirements to patients, families/caregivers, medical and non-medical staff in a professional and courteous way.
  • As a member of the Primary Care Behavioral Health team, the Behavioral Health Care Facilitator (BHCF) assists Primary Care Managers (PCM) and Internal Behavioral Health Consultants (IBHC), optimizes efficiency and effectiveness of treatment by facilitating services between PCMs, IBHCs, and their patients.
  • Monitors patients' prescribed psychotropic medications by their PCM for conditions of depression and anxiety disorders (e.g. Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD)) (diagnosis list is not all-inclusive).
  • Monitors and facilitates adherence to treatments, provides education, coordinates care, maintains data registries, and performs the full scope of clinical nursing in the execution of primary care behavioral health services.
  • Reacts quickly in emergency situations. Recognizes patients at risk for harm to self and/or others, or experiencing adverse signs and symptoms. Ability to calmly assess life-threating situations and appropriately coordinate/expedite life-saving intervention(s).
  • Possesses competence in all required emergency procedures for the assigned patient population.

 

Registered Nurse (RN) - Behavioral Health Job Qualifications:

  • BLS
  • Associates Degree

  • Graduate from a college or university accredited by National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC), or The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE). 

  • RN Licensure: Current, full, active, and unrestricted license.

  • Computer competency (word processing, data entry, and automated medical records) 
  • Minimum of 3 years full-time nursing experience
  • Minimum of 2 years' experience in the last 3 years providing services such as psychiatric or mental/behavioral health nursing

 

 Position contingent on contract award with an April 2019 start date. Incumbents HIGHLY encourage to contact us! Come join our team of healthcare professionals! 

 


www.FSRpeople.com

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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