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Psychiatric Registered Nurses provide care to patients diagnosed with mental conditions. Their key responsibilities include administering prescribed medication, collaborating with healthcare providers, educating patients’ families, and maintaining a safe environment for patients who are a danger to themselves and others. Resume samples for this job focus on skills like nursing expertise, knowledge of mental disorders, medical teamwork, bedside manners, being able to restrain patients, and recordkeeping. A Bachelor’s Degree in nursing is seen on eligible Psychiatric Registered Nurse resumes.

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Psychiatric Registered Nurse

  • Treated children, adolescents, and adults and provided care for patients in psychiatric emergency and outpatient settings. Held 5150, Part-R and MAB certifications.
  • Completed patient assessment thorough mental, physical, nutritional and functional assessments.
  • Administered psychotropic medications; identified Extrapyramidal Symptoms (EPS).
  • Assessed patients for 5150 holds and ensured patients met medical criteria for admission to Aces/ES. Created initial treatment plans and provided crisis intervention and stabilization.
  • Served as department representative in interdiction with local police agencies, medical emergency professionals and other health professionals.
  • Utilized and managed the application of Assaultive Behavior Training as required per Health and Safety Code Section Title 22.
  • Planned and implemented nursing care for patients in accordance with physician orders, policies and procedures of the facility and safe nursing practices.
  • Coordinated discharge services in conjunction with medical personnel, families and caregivers.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Nursing
2

Medical-surgical Psychiatric Registered Nurse

  • Assessments, planning, intervention, and coordination of care for multiple acute behavioral health units with primary
  • Provided psychiatric care to adults and senior adults with psychiatric diagnosis as well as concurrent medical and substance abuse from admission through discharge.
  • Helped educate patients and families about their illness, and facilitate reintegration back into the community.
  • Managed the care for a high level acuity of mental health patients
  • Assisted alongside interdisciplinary team in providing individualized treatment plans, educational groups, and the development of a support systems, relapse prevention, family education and aftercare.
  • Rotated as needed from psychiatric locked unit to open units (older adult, med-surgical, and FOCUS unit)
  • Translated English and Spanish Translated written teaching materials from English to Spanish.
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
AS
Nursing
MS
Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Nursing
3

Psychiatric Registered Nurse

  • Utilization of the nursing process as charge nurse and medication nurse to care for adult patients experiencing acute mental distress
  • Reviewing clinical cases for appropriate placement for psychiatric sub-acute and CSU level of care
  • Performance of ongoing crisis and medical assessments for walk-in crisis clients, upon admission, throughout inpatient stay, and upon discharge
  • Practicing safe medication administration and monitoring to support symptom management and stabilization
  • Strategic delegation of duties to staff in maintaining therapeutic milieu, ensuring patient safety, and optimizing team morale
  • Collaboration with psychiatrists, nurse practitioners, physicians, therapists, case workers, milieu counselors, and fellow nurses to maintain a safe environment while optimizing delivery of care
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Psychology
BS
Nursing
4

ACT Community Psychiatric Registered Nurse

  • Coordinates the health care needs of assigned consumers
  • Provides comprehensive service coordination (Case Management) to assigned consumers per policies according to ACT program standards
  • Takes the lead role and/or participate in providing medications. Monitor and administer consumer medications. Coordinate and as necessary administer injections
  • Participates on assigned teams providing expertise in the area of physical health and in daily staff organizational meetings and treatment planning review meetings. Coordination with team members' consumers' routine medical, vision, lab, and dental appointments
  • Maintains records of medical history and ongoing medical records. Complete Nursing Health Assessment for CTT consumers: annually and updated as needed, including initial nutritional assessment and on-going nutritional information and education. Develop and implement individualized health treatment plans
  • Negotiates the health care responsibilities of each consumer with provider agencies and CTT
Candidate Info
20
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Science
BA
Nursing Science
Medical Assistant Program
5

Psychiatric Registered Nurse and Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

  • Charge Nurse/Staff Nurse, Cedar/Laurel Units, ITU (Intensive Treatment Units)
  • Coordination of daily assignments for staff members
  • Patient assessments, education and medication administration
  • Crisis intervention coordinator; Treatment team member.
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
BSN
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Bsn-msn

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