About the Opportunity
For over 50 years, New Horizons Mental Health Services has worked to improve the health and wellbeing of individuals, families, and the community through our services.
We are currently seeking a full-time Psychiatric Nurse for our Psychiatry Department in Lancaster, Ohio
What will you do?
Responsibilities for this position include:
Completing basic medical/nursing assessments and mental status assessments
Verification of medication changes, hospitalizations, or changes in health history that may impact Mental Health Treatment
Complete necessary charting required to maintain standards established by regulatory agencies and ensure documentation of medical data/reports.
Prepare and administer medications as ordered when necessary; must be able to perform injections, check vital signs, administer injections as prescribed by a physician, perform blood draws and observed urine screens, or other duties as assigned by physician
Communicate and work with case managers regarding client’s health needs
Assist other departments within the agency with medical needs and coordination of care
What kind of qualifications do you need?
We are looking for a Registered Nurse (RN) Licensed in the State of Ohio or a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) licensed in the State of Ohio; preferably with experience in mental health. Experience with treatments for mental illness is also preferred.
Some travel will be required between agency work sites.
What do we offer you?
A competitive salary, and the opportunity to work with a talented team of mental health professionals.
Robust benefits, including:
Company Paid and Voluntary Life Insurance
Generous 403b Retirement Plan Match
Employee Assistance Plan
Over 3 weeks of PTO in first year
Paid Professional Leave and CEU/CME Reimbursement
Licensure Exam Reimbursement
Tuition and Loan Assistance
Eligibility for Federal Student Loan Forgiveness (PSLF)
Paid Liability Insurance Coverage
New Horizons Mental Health Services is an equal opportunity service provider and employer.
New Horizons requires all employees to be Covid-19 vaccinated. Candidates must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks following their last dose) by potential time of hire. Exceptions may be considered for medical/religious accommodations.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $25.00 - $35.00 per hour
Employee assistance program
Paid time off
Monday to Friday
COVID-19 considerations:New Horizons requires all employees to be Covid-19 vaccinated. Candidates must be fully vaccinated (2 weeks following their last dose) by potential time of hire. Exceptions may be made for medical/religious accomodations.
Nursing: 1 year (Preferred)
Ohio LPN/RN (Required)
Driver's License (Required)
Work Location: In person