Nursing is the cornerstone of the healthcare system, but especially in the mental health sector. Mental health has never been such a highly discussed topic as it is today, and nurses are contributing to the high-quality care that every diagnosed client deserves. In concert with psychiatrists, case managers, and other care professionals, nurses are necessary to ensure holistic health care is prioritized in the overall care plan of each diagnosed client.
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• Graduation from an accredited nursing program. • Current licensure as a Registered Nurse (R.N.) in the District of Columbia. • Must have a current CPR Certification. • One year of experience in psychiatric nursing preferred, with chronic disease management experience. • Health promotion and prevention experience preferred but not required.
• Competitive base salary based on experience, up to $75,000. • Excellent benefits including 100% employer-paid Medical, Dental, Vision, Short & Long Term Disability & Life Insurance. • Employer Contributions Towards 403(b) • Generous Vacation and Sick Leave • AFLAC Supplemental Benefits • EAP (Employee Assistance Program) • Company Paid Holidays • Extensive field training • Opportunity for supervision
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The position requires moderate physical effort on a daily basis such as walking, bending, stooping and standing for periods of time. McClendon Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national and ethnic origin, sex, marital status, religion, or disability.
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