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Essentia Health Registered Nurse (RN) - Psychiatric Consult - Behavioral Health Referral Center in Duluth, Minnesota

Job Description:

Responsible for organizing and providing care to patients through the process of assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation. Delegates aspects of care to other nursing personnel based upon their licensure, preparation, and job descriptions. Contributes to the meeting of the mission and goals of the facility and Essentia, and meets the requirements of the Joint Commission if applicable and/or other federal, state, and local regulatory or accrediting agencies.

Education Qualifications:


•Minimum of four years’ experience as a psychiatric nurse, with a working knowledge regarding a broad spectrum of mental health/behavioral conditions and their respective multi-modal interventions preferred•Demonstrates an understanding of the significant connection between medical and psychological conditions and thus has an ability to view a patient in a holistic manner preferred•Possesses experience and effectiveness with de-escalation of acute crises and behavioral exacerbations. Will complete and maintain CPI training upon hire preferred•Possesses knowledge of psychiatric medications, their indications, interactions, and side effects preferred

Current nursing licensure in state(s) of employmentBasic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification or ability to become certified within 1 month from date of hire.

Obtain Psychiatry RN Certification within a year of hire preferred

Be a part of a Healthcare organization that invests in you and your career. We are activity reviewing applications for our Registered Nurse (RN) - Psychiatric Consult - Behavioral Health Referral Center position.

Apply now and help us continue to raise the bar in patient care!

Licensure/Certification Qualifications:

Our Benefits are exceptional and Include:

Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Program

Paid Personal Leave

401k (with Essentia Health annual match)

Life and Disability Insurance options

Adoption Assistance

Employee wellness program

Medical & Dental insurance options

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We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.



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Miller Dwan MNA RNs (MDRN)

Effective December 1, 2019: Job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a post-offer assessment, including a urine drug screen, immunization review, proof of required vaccinations, and background check. Essentia Health is committed to maintaining a work environment free from the influence of illegal drugs and alcohol.

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) at Essentia

It is our policy to afford EEO to all individuals, regardless of race, religion, color, sex, pregnancy, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, family medical history, genetic information, sexual orientation, marital status, military service or veteran status, culture, socio-economic status, status with regard to public assistance, and other factors not related to qualifications, including employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants, or membership or activity in a local human rights commission, or any other category as defined by law.