Kaiser Permanente Psychiatric RN in Lancaster, California

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Basic Qualifications:

  • 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

  • BSN preferred

  • 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

Notes:

  • Position may include rotating/every other weekend.

COMPANY: KAISER

TITLE: Psychiatric RN

LOCATION: Lancaster, California

REQNUMBER: 665637

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.