Travel Nursing or Contract PSYCH RN Job in Los Angeles, California

RN - PSYCH

Location: La Palma, CA (Los Angeles area)

Type of Job: Travel Nursing or Contract

Shift: 5

Duration: 13 weeks

Start Date: 2017-01-30

Job Description

The Psychiatric Nurse is in charge of providing health care for patients who are diagnosed with behavioral and mental illnesses.

Responsibilities

As a Psychiatric RN your responsibilities consist of:
  • Creating medication routines for the patient and keep track of the progress of the patient’s condition.
  • Educating patients and their family members about the patient’s condition and the appropriate ways to handle their condition.
  • Providing emotional support and companionship for patients while following a safe, but effective treatment plan.

Requirements

One year of experience as a Psychiatric Registered Nurse within the past two years.
  • Active RN License in good standing.
  • Current Basic Life Support through American Heart Association.
  • Negative Drug Screen.


Los Angeles, CA

Los Angeles is the second largest city in the USA and is a world destination for business, entertainment, culture, media, fashion and technology.  Known as the "Entertainment Capital of the World", Hollywood leads the world in production of television and movies.  Of course LA also has sunny beaches, Disneyland, Universal Studios and one of the world's most vibrant nightlifes in the world.

The Greater Los Angeles Area covers almost 5,000 square miles that are filled with things to see and do in your time off.  LA is home to SIX theme parks.  Disneyland is granddaddy of LA's parks but it's now joined by Disney's California Adventure, Knott's Berry Farm, Six Flags Magic Mountain (not to be missed by rollercoast lovers), Universal Studios Hollywood and Pacific Park on the Santa Monica Pier (frequently seen in movies and TV).  For TV fans, take the opportunity to be in the audience while your favorite show is filmed. 

For sun lovers, LA has world famous beaches from the eclectic Venice Beach to the glamorous Malibu Beach and south to the famous Laguna Beach.  Shoppers have an incredible range of options that includes the very exclusive Rodeo Drive in Beverly Hills.  And after the sun sets you can rub shoulders with celebrites in LA's trendy night life in West Hollywood and Huntington Beach.  Live entertainment options are incredible because LA is home to so many entertainers.

Los Angeles is a not-to-be-missed destination for urban lovers.

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You can earn up to $250 when you find a travel or contract job at TPC and that's in addition to any bonuses from the agency!
 

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