LWC is seeking a Psychiatric RN for the Program for Assertive Community Treatment (PACT) team. PACT is an intensive treatment program proving an array of treatment, rehabilitation, support services, Evidence Based Practices, and a multidisciplinary team approach for adults with severe and persistent mental illness. The RN is responsible for conducting psychiatric and physical health needs assessments, provides management and administration of medication as well as provides a range of treatment, rehabilitation, and support services.
RN license in good standing State of Washington per Washington State RCW 18.79.030(1), preferably a Mental Health Professional (MHP) in accordance to WAC (Washington Administrative Code) 388-865-0150, and advanced knowledge regarding adults with major mental illness. Good organizational skills. Basic computer skills. Ability to work cooperatively in a team approach Good organizational skills; Ability to work independently and manage multiple tasks; Ability to work cooperatively in a team approach; Ability to apply a Recovery based approach and to apply clinical knowledge; Good verbal and written communication skills; Basic computer skills; Ability to exercise independent judgment and discretion; Visual and auditory skills required to communicate, to ensure and deliver client care, and to provide documentation of care; Requires frequent standing, bending at the knees and waist, kneeling and reaching; Requires frequent walking to accomplish tasks; Requires ability to lift 50 pounds. Valid driver’s license, acceptable driving record and ability to be covered by LWC insurance carrier. Employment is contingent on successful background check.
Why work for Lake Whatcom Center?
LWC is a DSHS licensed not-for-profit organization providing an array of residential and community mental health services to adults with severe and persistent mental illness. We pride ourselves on understanding our clients’ needs and their ability to meet their goal of Recovery. We are a fast-growing service, and committed to creating a supportive and positive environment for all our employees.
Please visitwww.lwrtc.org to download and complete our application packet.
- Compensation: $29.81-$37.00 (RN), $20.18-$29.17 (LPN)
- Closes: When filled
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