Staff Nurse - RN - Self-Injurious Behavior Unit - 5N - Nights
LocationWhite Plains, New York
Shift:Rotating (United States of America)
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Staff Nurse - RN - Self-Injurious Behavior Unit/5N - Nights
In this role, you will be working in a 25 bed mixed gender unit that specializes in the treatment of acute behavioral episodes with a sub-specialty program for the treatment of severe personality disorders. You will be serving patients ranging from 18 to 50 years of age. You will be help patients who have a history of self destructive behaviors which include but are not limited to cutting, anorexia, substance abuse, sexual abuse and attempted suicide. You will act as resource, advocate and support system in an effort to help patients cope with intense urges of emotion.
This is a full time 12 hour shift, night position at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital / Westchester Behavioral Health Center
- At least two year of RN experience and/or capstone or a senior clinical rotation with a preceptor
- Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing
- Current New York State RN license (or willingness to obtain)
- BCLS certification
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