Psych Licensed Practical Nurse in Dartmouth, MA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 5/3/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Dartmouth, MA
  • Job Type:
    Nurses
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/3/2018

Job Description

Provides a key role in the implementation of milieu management and therapeutic interaction.

Provides the distribution of medications to patients applying working knowledge of The Joint Commission, state regulations and patient rights standards, and any other applicable federal and state laws and regulations governing mental health care facilities relating to direct patient care.

Ability to apply psychiatric and medical nursing procedures and practices to psychiatric and personality disorders.

Ability to work with geriatric, adolescent, and adult populations as demonstrated through educational accomplishment or work experience.

Uses biological and socio-cultural dimensions to positively influence patient mental health care.

Demonstrates a strong interest in providing therapeutic care for patients with mental illness and or behavioral disorders.