Mental Health Nurse

A stable and well-regarded mental health hospital outside of DC is currently looking to add multiple experienced staff nurses to their Dual Diagnosis Unit. Both days and nights available.

This 100-bed mental health facility is part of a regional, midsize healthcare system that is known for providing a high quality of care to patients. Within their system, they offer multiple acute care hospital locations, multiple psychiatric hospitals/sites, large physician group and Cancer Center. Behavioral Health is one of their larger service-lines. It is a well-established program and offers the most comprehensive, and most awarded, list of services in the area.

The Psychiatric Registered Nurse will join a service line that puts emphasis on compassionate treating the whole person. The unit, and hospital as a whole, is dedicated to helping patients achieve wellness holistically. Services include acute inpatient treatment, detox services, PHP and outpatient services, wellness classes and support, medication management, education and support for families, Expressive therapy (art, music, and movement), spiritual care and outreach to local schools, to name a few.

The Psychiatric Registered Nurse position is in the 15-bed, adult dual-diagnoses unit. Patients on this unit have a diagnosed mood disorder as well as a substance abuse problem. Patients do not detox on this unit, but the hospital does have a dedicated unit for patients who need to safely detox. 

The Psychiatric Registered Nurse will work at a hospital puts the nurses and staff at their focus, with policies that support work/life balance, educational and professional goals and competitive wages.

The Psychiatric Registered Nurse is located outside of DC, in a midsize suburb that is considered one of the more desirable suburbs in Maryland. Described as vibrant and family-friendly by locals, this is a great place to settle down outside Washington DC.

The Psychiatric Registered Nurse will be offered a great salary along with full benefits, tuition reimbursement and many other fringe benefits.