Registered Nurse / RN - Child Psych
Company: Cambridge Health Alliance
Posted on: October 14, 2021
In partnership with the Commonwealth of Massachusetts we will be
expanding inpatient psychiatric care in the region, by adding 42
new child, adolescent and specialized autism
spectrum/neurodevelopmental beds at our Somerville Campus.
The new CHA Center of Excellence for Child and Adolescent
Inpatient Mental Health Care at Somerville will provide a
transformative continuum of patient and family-centered care for
diverse youth with mental health needs.
The CU (Child Unit) is a 24 bed secure psychiatric unit
providing care for children between the ages of 3 and 12. The unit
is located at our CHA Somerville Campus. A multi-disciplinary
approach is used to provide patient and family centered care. A
continued emphasis on restraint reduction is ongoing and treatment
focus is on assessment, stabilization, and after care treatment
planning. The average length of stay is 7 days.
Current Massachusetts RN license required
American Heart Association for Healthcare Providers BLS (Basic
Life Support) certification is required
BSN degree required or BSN degree required within 1 year from
date of hire for newly hired RNS
1-2 years acute inpatient psychiatric experience preferred
In addition, newly hired candidates are required to successfully
complete a job specific physical agility test
Newly hired candidates are required to successfully complete a
job specific agility test
KEYWORDS: Registered Nurse / Psychiatric / Mental Health /
Behavioral / RN / Inpatient / Diversity / New grad
Keywords: Cambridge Health Alliance, Cambridge , Registered Nurse / RN - Child Psych, Other , Cambridge, Massachusetts
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