• Psych Registered Nurse - Plymouth area

    Job Locations US-MA-New Bedford
    Job ID
    # of Openings
    Nursing - (RN/LPN)
    Nursing (RN/LPN)
    Job Type
    Per Diem
  • Responsibilities

    The Psych Registered Nurse will be responsible for leading the team in providing and providing excellent holistic, resident centered clinical care and habilitative support in activities of daily living, using servant leadership. Leads in accordance with the current federal and state regulations and JCAHO standards.

    • Assesses residents daily and upon change in condition to determine resident holistic health status and to identify unmet needs
    • Determines resident choices regarding care and assures they are incorporated in the plan of care, known to the employee, and honored
    • Leads the interdisciplinary team (IDT) in creating and updating comprehensive resident care plans that effectively meet resident needs
    • Delegates the completion of the care plan work to team members according to their licensure experience, and expertise using the guidelines of the Nurse Practice Act
    • Supervises the delivery of care to assure it is being delivered according to the facility policies and standards of care
    • Participates in care delivery
    • Evaluates the outcomes of the care delivery
    • Accurately and comprehensively documents care and files reports electronically and on paper as required
    • Medication administration
    • Performs treatments as ordered by the physician
    • Communicates changes in condition with the physician
    • Other duties as directed by the Nurse manager


    • Must possess a current, unencumbered, active license to practice as an Registered Nurse (RN) in Massachusetts
    • Current CPR certification
    • Current IV Certification
    • Knowledge of standard nursing practice, state regulations and the Nurse Practice Act
    • At least 1 year of experience as a Psych nurse is required

    Company Overview

    Located on a beautiful 450 acre campus in Charlton, Massachusetts, The Overlook Retirement Community and Health Center offers 221 independent living residences and a complete continuum of care including post-acute, assisted living, memory care, CARE management services, and skilled nursing for long and short-term care needs. The Overlook sponsored by the Masonic Health System of Massachusetts has a proud tradition of service since 1911.



    We are an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, genetics and will not be discriminated against on the basis of such characteristics or any other status protected by the laws or regulations in the locations where we operate. We encourage all applicants of all ages.


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