RN - Mentally Ill/Chemically Addicted (MICA) Unit
Samaritan Hospital - Troy, NY
If you are looking for a nursing position offering a flexible commitment as per diem , this could be your opportunity. Here at Samaritan Hospital, a part of St. Peter's Health Partners, we care for more people in more places.
What we do:
Quality of Life: Where career opportunities and quality of life converge
Advancement: Strong orientation program and career development
Levels of commitment: Team offers 2 different commitment level - either 1 weekend or 2 weekend commitment
Enhanced rate: Specialty per diem rate based on commitment level
Flexibility with schedule: Team is flexible with schedule offering day, night or evenings and 8 or 12 hour shifts
- Our specialized Mentally Ill/Chemically Addicted (MICA) Unit services, designed specifically for the dually diagnosed individual, are flexible to accommodate individuals with varying functional levels.
- Holistic treatment provided in the inpatient unit at Samaritan Hospital includes initial stabilization of psychiatric problems and detoxification from substances. Extensive daily group therapy is complemented by the introduction of self-help groups (AA, NA, Rational Recovery, etc.) to assure ongoing support after discharge.
- Deliver care, including assessing needs, planning and meetings the needs of patients in the MICA Unit
What you will need:
- The Registered Professional Nurse has the responsibility and accountability to utilize the nursing process to diagnose and treat human responses to actual or potential problems of individuals or groups.
- The Registered Professional Nurse works within and contributes to an environment where the St. Peter's Health Partners' mission is actualized, patient outcomes are achieved, and professional practice realized.
Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
- Current NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license
- Bachelor's degree in nursing or ability to obtain in 5 years from start date
- Minimum of one year of experience in nursing as a Registered Nurse (RN)
- Our positions require dedication to the population we serve, organizational skills, ability to prioritize, computer skills, communication and planning, delivery of skill building modules by all disciplines, and genuine desire to help the population.
Trinity Health is a family of 115,000 colleagues and nearly 26,000 physicians and clinicians across 25 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.
Our dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention, and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.