Are you a passionate individual, committed to helping others? Do you enjoy being an advocate for the individuals you support? It is our mission to connect individuals and their families with person-centered, recovery-oriented services and supports in partnership with the Loudoun community.
The Department of Mental Health, Substance Abuse and Developmental Services is seeking a full-time Psychiatric Nurse to work in the Clinical-Medical Services program.
The RN will meet with individuals who are attending psychiatric appointments, collect vital signs, complete a review of systems, and obtain medical and medication information.
The RN also meets with the individual at the conclusion of the psychiatric appointment to review the doctor’s orders and provide a clinical care summary.
The RN serves as the point of contact for medication questions, renewals, refills, and participates as an important part of the treatment team.
The RN is responsible for documenting in the Electronic Health Record, and maintaining record keeping practices that support the agency in meeting licensing regulations.
The RN submits authorizations to insurances, facilitates prescription assistance applications, repackages medication planners, and other services to support the adherence and monitoring of client’s medication.
The RN may facilitate health and wellness groups.
Work schedule may include two evenings per week until 8:00pm. Work locations include both Eastern Loudoun and Leesburg MHSADS clinics.
Any combination of education and experience equivalent to a Bachelor’s degree in Nursing (BSN) plus three (3) years mental health experience. Must be licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) in the Commonwealth of Virginia. Must have or be eligible for professional psychiatric and mental health nurse certification. Bilingual (Spanish) preferred. Employment is contingent on successful completion of a criminal background check, driving record check, TB test and credit check. Must have a valid driver’s license.
HOW TO APPLY:
Hiring Range: $46,304-$67,567iring HiringHH. Recruitment #18-S349-0035. Apply immediately. Visit our on-line employment center at www.loudoun.gov for more information and to apply. EOE