We are seeking a Registered Nurse to work days within the Regional Mental Health's ACT Team, working in the community and based out of the East Chicago, IN location.
Nursing Duties Include: Medication coordination with pharmacy and doctors (medical and psychiatric), interact and educate both staff and clients about psychotropic medications, work closely with Psychiatrist regarding medication training/administration to clients, some skills training services and case management services. Majority of services are completed in the community. Must be dependable, flexible, have reliable transportation, enjoy providing client care and generally have the passion for helping people.
Shift: Days, 40-hours per week. All full-time positions are eligible for benefits.
Generous Paid Time Off schedule
Medical, Dental, Vision, Pension, 401K and Credit Union, and Wellness Program advantages
Staff Nurse RN requires a minimum of an Associate’s Degree in Nursing and licensed RN in the State of Indiana and one (1) year of experience working in a nursing home, residential care or clinic setting.
Internal Number: REG112
About Regional Mental Health Center
Regional Mental Health Center, is a progressive, not-for-profit, comprehensive community mental health center, with over a dozen locations, located within 45-minutes southeast of downtown Chicago in Northwest Indiana. Regional is part of the system of private non-profit mental health centers that have successfully served Indiana for over 40 years. Regional Mental Health Center offers a comprehensive range of professional services to meet the mental health and addiction treatment needs of adults, children, and families. Services can vary from parenting or stress management classes for the general public, to crisis intervention services or hospitalization for an acute psychiatric episode. As an organization that specializes in providing behavioral health programs, Regional Mental Health Center also provides such services as counseling for marriage, child-related, and aging concerns, as well as treatment for addiction problems and serious mental illness. We provide individual, couple, group and family therapy, and psychopharmacology services at multiple locations. The Strawhun Center in Merrillville, Indiana has an inpatient program, which provides acute hospital care for mild ...to serious psychiatric disorders. Additionally, addictions programs are provided for adults needing residential care or intensive day treatment at both the East Chicago and Merrillville, Indiana locations. Outpatient psychotherapy groups for substance abusers are also provided at multiple locations.