Travel Nurse RN - Psych - $2,053 per week in Centreville, IL. Job in Illinois Jackson AnalytIQ

  • Job Reference: 1100121327-2
  • Date Posted: 29 August 2023
  • Recruiter: Cynet Health
  • Location: Illinois
  • Salary: $2,053 Per Week
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Pay Rate

$2,053 per week

Weekly Pay Range - $1848 To $2053

Position Summary:

  • PSYCHIATRIC/PSYCHE NURSE is a registered nurse (RN) with expertise in mental illness.
  • He or she use skills to help those with mental illness live fulfilling and productive lives.
  • He or she may help in mental health crisis intervention and therapy; aid in medication management; and even assist the patient in daily activities that are stressful.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Performs head-to-toe assessments, manages/assists group/behavior therapies and other interventions within scope of practice.
  • Observes for normal vs. abnormal findings and reporting of abnormal findings to Charge Nurse, M.D., if warranted
  • Intervene with appropriate intervention for urgent/emergent care.
  • Performs direct care to acute and chronically ill psych patients as well as pediatric, adolescent and geriatric population as related to psychiatric disorders including medication calculation & administration.
  • Performs basic medical emergency procedures & care within company & facility's policy's & procedures.
  • Identifies and manages life-sustaining physiologic and psychiatric functions in unstable patients
  • Communicates therapeutically to patients.
  • Able to care and manage patients with eating disorders, drug/ETOH detox, manic depressive, hallucination-delusions, suicidal, organic seizure disorders, and management of patients on seclusion procedures
  • Participates in psych emergency response team including rapid tranquilization.
  • Applies restraints, including 4-point, wrist and posey net full body.

Minimum Job Requirements:


  • Current registered nurse licensure in the state of practice.
  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification and ACLS
  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing Board Certified preferred, Experience A minimum of two years' psychiatric nursing experience in a healthcare setting


Required for Onboarding
  • BLS
  • CNOR
  • Core Competency
  • Dietician Nutritionist