Baystate Health Registered Nurse-Geri Psych Unit-Baystate Wing Hospital in Palmer, Massachusetts

Registered Nurse-Geri Psych Unit-Baystate Wing Hospital

Full/Part Time


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Palmer, Massachusetts



As a Registered Nurse in the Geri-Psych Unit at Baystate Wing Hospital ; your essential functions include:

  • Provides professional direct and indirect patient care in the Geri-psych setting, that meets the psychosocial, physical and general patient care needs through physical and mental assessments, laboratory testing, treatment plans and therapeutic treatments

  • Knowledge of a wide range of disorders; cognitive, emotional, developmental, social and behavioral

  • Performs crisis intervention

  • Participates in the department's performance improvement and continuous quality improvement (CQI) activities

  • Communicates with physician/social work department, nurse manager/co-workers as appropriate about changes in patient's clinical condition

What you will need?

  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing; Associates Degree in Nursing

  • Minimum one year nursing experience in acute care/behavioral health setting

  • Curent Massachusetts RN License

  • CPR Certification

  • Basic computer knowledge, strong interpersonal skills and knowledge of a wide range of psychosocial, cognitive and developmental disorders

Position located in the Geri-Psych Unit at Baystate Wing Hospital, Palmer MA

Full-time, 36 Hours per Week, Night Shift including rotating weekend and holiday coverage

Please submit resume with online application

Baystate Health is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, national origin, ancestry, age, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status.