Kaiser Permanente Psychiatric RN in Lancaster, California
Minimum one (1) year of recentRN Psych experience
Two (2) or more years in a behavioral health setting, telephone triage support preferred
Graduate from an accredited nursing school
Current CA RN License
Psychiatric & chemical dependency knowledge & ability to work w/ dual diagnosis patients
Able to triage & evaluate various aspects of the psychiatric population
Excellent interpersonal & communication skills required
Knowledge of psychiatric medications, actions & side effects in an adult & pediatric population
Child & family education & learning theory technique, preferred
Group leadership skills, excellent verbal & written communication skills, including the ability to gather information & express empathy on the telephone, the ability to remain positive & helpful when very busy & w/ difficult patient population & the ability to multitask & prioritize work, preferred
Computer skills to include data entry, Word, Excel, PowerPoint & HealthConnect, preferred
- Position may include rotating/every other weekend.
TITLE: Psychiatric RN
LOCATION: Lancaster, California
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.