Psychiatric Nurse Resume Samples

Psychiatric Nurses are accountable for rendering medical and nursing support to the ones suffering from any sort of mental illness. The Psychiatric Nurse may either work at a hospital or visit the client’s home to provide such service. The typical duties that are listed on the Psychiatric Nurse Resume include – assessing and planning nursing needs, organizing workloads, combating stigma, administering medications, reviewing care plans and monitoring progress, building a trust relationship with patients, helping patients manage their emotions, updating patient record and providing individual therapy.

Key skills expected from Psychiatric Nurse include – good health and fitness, the ability to empathize, a strong understanding of theories of mental health and illness, resilience and stamina. To get qualified for this role, candidates have to complete a four-year degree course in nursing and as well get training that focuses on mental health or the relevant.

Psychiatric Nurse Resume example

Psychiatric Nurse Resume

Objective : To secure position as a Registered Nurse in a collaborative healthcare setting with diverse population.

Skills : MS Word, Power Point, Excel, Computerized Medical Charting CPR/First Aide Certified, EKG, IV & Phlebotomy Skills.

Description :

    1. Complete behavioral health assessments on patients referred for services regarding addiction, Alzheimers, Dementia, PTDS and other mental health conditions in home environment.
    2. Provide coping skills for patients and their caregivers dealing with grief, diagnosis of chronic or terminal illness.
    3. Perform behavioral health teaching in conjunction with skilled medical care and assessment at each home visit.
    4. Work in a collaborative effort with Physicans, Social Worker, Speech, Occupational, and Physical Therapists as part of patient treatment team.
    5. Chart on patients each visit and transmit data in a timely manner using approved documentation system.
    6. Psychiatric nursing is unique to home health setting and has allowed opportunity to treat patient holistically, not just meet medical needs.
    7. Skills Used Perform nursing skills daily--including but not limited to performing general health assessments, collecting labs, wound care, maintaining NG tubes, PICC lines, catheters and Wound Vacs.
    8. Able to manage patient caseload and coordinate with other disciplines involved in treatment team.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Associate's In Nursing


Psychiatric Nurse Educator Resume

Headline : To secure a challenging position with a company that gives me the opportunity to grow professionally and personally. Introduction Highly dependable and flexible leader who thrives in any setting.

Skills : IV Therapy, Wound Care, Supervising, Medication Administration.

Description :

    1. Assessed, planned, implemented, documented, organized, prioritized, delegated, supervised and coordinated the care of adolescent, adult, geriatric patients as prescribed within the parameters of the NC Nurse Practice Act and hospital complex.
    2. Provided nursing care via the nursing process for the development, implementation and evaluation of nursing care.
    3. Collected and analyzed patient/significant other data.
    4. Completed an admission database and ongoing assessment to include collaboration with patients, significant others and other health care providers.
    5. Implemented a plan of care for each patient (utilizing clinical pathways where applicable) and individualized to meet the age specific needs of patients/significant others.
    6. Identified variances and made adjustments in the plan of care based on evaluation of the plan and effectiveness of nursing interventions.
    7. Documented and updated the plan of care, nursing care, nursing interventions and patient response to care.
    8. Established a caring and therapeutic nurse/healthcare team/patient/significant other relationships.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BSN In Nursing


Psychiatric Nurse Case Manager Resume

Objective : Ability to communicate effectively with patients, management and staff. Skilled at clarifying issues and situations. Resourceful, efficient, well organized. Ability to assess patients needs and recommended care plans. Ability to effectively deal with difficult personalities and situations. Ability to manage multiple tasks efficiently and proactively.

Skills : Nurse Technician.

Description :

    1. Contract position Provides specialized psychiatric nursing care to individuals and groups of patients through implementation of nursing process.
    2. Communicates and plans for patient/program goals with treatment team and educates patients/ families.
    3. Assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates each patient's care from admission to discharge; is included on various committees; promotes communication with other departments; offers 1:1 therapeutic counseling as needed; and is a co-leader in group counseling.
    4. Assesses and evaluates nursing care and client medical needs of those clients assigned to his/her care.
    5. Assists medical provider on daily rounds for the purpose of medical management of the client and information sharing with attending medical provider.
    6. Makes independent rounds on units to assure prescribed care is being administered and necessary follow up is completed.
    7. Monitors therapeutic restrictive orders and assures proper documentation and notification are complete.
    8. Participates in admission, discharge and transfer of clients.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Psychiatric Nurse Supervisor Resume

Summary : RN, with over 19 years of cumulative working experience in psychiatric nursing. Seeking a position that enables me to utilize my clinical, management, and analytical skills. Strong backgrounds in Acute inpatient care, Forensic Mental Health, Outpatient Mental Health, triage, and psycho education.

Skills : Customer Service, Management, Negotiation.

Description :

    1. Coordinates pre-psychiatrist evaluation/assessment of patient's mental state, physical health and liaise with a psychiatrist on outcome.
    2. Participates in partial hospitalization program by facilitating individual or group therapy sessions and monitor client's progress.
    3. Administer oral and intramuscular antipsychotic medications following prescription by psychiatrists.
    4. Coordinates clozaril clinic, monitor laboratory test results, and interface with both REM clozapine registry and individual pharmacies.
    5. Promoted consumers satisfaction through the establishment of consumer - staff forums for expression of views on issues within milieu - therapy.
    6. Developed a curriculum on Health and Wellness, and facilitates consumer psycho-education and health promotion via group sessions.
    7. Manage a caseload of medication- only consumers, monitor and review individual treatment plans to stabilize health and safety.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
BS

Psychiatric Nurse/Staff Nurse Resume

Objective : Compassionate Psychiatric MR Nurse dedicated to providing exceptional care and devising creative treatment plans for adults dealing with mental illnesses and/or substance abuse issues for over 6 years. Accomplished with over one year in public relations, employee training & development and psychiatric counseling.

Skills : excellent observation skills, excellent communication skills, attention to detail,.

Description :

    1. Worked as part of a multi-disciplinary team working with vulnerable people with varying degrees of mental illness and substance-alcohol dependency.
    2. Formulated and evaluated care plans for each patient Completed records and reports as well as all other general administrative duties.
    3. Medication ordered and administered to patients.
    4. Charge nurse duties of the ward, ensuring patient and staff safety by implementing Health & Safety Procedures.
    5. Assisted with LPN pilot program Chart audits Recorded client information on special flow sheets, accurately indicating suicidal precautions, and restraints.
    6. Monitored client census by using the Daily Movement Report and recording admissions, discharges, doctor appointments and site visit data.
    7. Developed and implemented treatment plans and modified when needed.
    8. Directed family-centered, strengths-based, culturally competent and individualized intakes and assessments.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MBA In Nursing

Psychiatric Nurse II Resume

Summary : BSN with over 8 years versatile healthcare and public relations experience. Education experience including core and interdisciplinary focus. 12 years experience working with diverse populations of people with dual-diagnosis and special needs.

Skills : Granted Registered Nursing License 140095 in Iowa.

Description :

    1. Followed the Nursing Process to Develop a plan of care with initial assessment and continuation of treatment through managing patient progress toward goals.
    2. Assessed for determination of illness and identified co-morbidities.
    3. Interviewed patients concerning symptoms and complaints to determine nature of illness.
    4. Screened patients for physical illness and analyzed explanations for psychiatric illness, such as developmental issues, family dysfunction, genetics factors,and neurological trauma.
    5. Assessed for risk factors for mental illness and broader wellness evaluations.
    6. Received some of the highest patient rating scores of the hospital staff.
    7. Skills Used Provided a range of therapies to patients in hospitalized, acute care setting.
    8. Conducted or participated in individual, group or family counseling sessions For patients on medications, monitored their use and documented treatment results.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Nursing Assistant

Psychiatric Nurse Associate Resume

Objective : Reliable, ethical nurse with ability to stay calm and intervene during crises, facilitates groups and educational seminars, and collaborates on multidisciplinary teams. Proven ability to build positive relationships with patients, family members, physicians and other medical professionals.

Skills : SAMA, CPI.

Description :

    1. Charged on all units, including children's, adolescents, adult psych and detox, and psychiatric intensive care units.
    2. Complete physical checks and monitor patients to detect unusual or harmful behavior and report observations to physicians.
    3. Record and maintain patient information, such as vital signs, eating habits, behavior, progress notes, treatments, and discharge plans.
    4. Maintain patients' restrictions to assigned areas.
    5. Provide patients with assistance in bathing, feeding, grooming, dressing, and demonstrating these skills as necessary.
    6. Restrain or aid patients as needed to prevent injury and provide a safe environment.
    7. Provide mentally impaired or emotionally disturbed patients with routine physical, emotional, and psychological care.
    8. Organize, supervise, and encourage patient participation in social, educational, or recreational activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Psychiatric Nurse Lead Resume

Objective : Dedicated RN with nearly 5 years of experience within various environments including long-term care/rehabilitation, psychiatric, home care, hospice, and correctional health. Skilled professional offering a solid foundation in assessment, evaluation, and treatment planning skills while being a valuable contributor of the interdisciplinary team. Proven ability to build positive relationships with patients, family members, and physicians.

Skills : Trauma Room Nurse, Dialysis Nurse.

Description :

    1. Documented and evaluated medical background and condition of new inmates including physicals, administration of TB skin tests, and other testing.
    2. Determined the need for the attention of a physician; prioritized and scheduled visits with the physician.
    3. Assisted physicians and other medical professionals engaged in providing health care services to inmates.
    4. Prioritized tests and appointments with other health agencies including dentist, x-ray, laboratories and others.
    5. Examined inmates reporting for sick call, gathered medical information from the inmate, and reported vital signs Developed special treatment plans for inmates with various health conditions.
    6. Responded to patients for medical emergencies and determined appropriate follow-up.
    7. Obtained blood and other specimens and packaging and transportation of specimens.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Psychiatric Nurse I Resume

Headline : Committed and hardworking nurse. Experience in pediatrics medical surgical nursing and as a home health nurse. As a reliable and ethical healthcare provider, I offer competent, professional care to patients and their families. Possess excellent team working skills, along with the ability to work efficiently to provide one on one care.

Skills : Health Nursing, Assistant Professor Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing, Travel Nursing.

Description :

    1. Provided psychosocial and medical care to an average of 70 mentally ill patients per shift within a 210 bed long term care facility.
    2. Ensure the provision of safe quality emergency medical care to patients requiring emergency treatment in accordance with physician orders, hospital policy, and standard nursing practice.
    3. Perform patient assessment and nursing diagnosis.
    4. Evaluate episodic and acute responses to broad classifications of physical and or psychosocial issues.
    5. Manage the planning, implementation and evaluation of interventions.
    6. Coordinate patient referrals, transfers and discharge planning activities.
    7. Participated in many health campaigns and committees and education of the people regarding health care.
    8. Ensure the quality of emergency medical nursing care to patients.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Psychiatric Nurse/Professional Nurse Resume

Summary : Health Care Manager and dedicated nursing professional, with the ability to direct all aspects of care delivery including patient assessment and care planning, staffing, budget oversight, scheduling, monitoring nursing documentation, as well as ensuring quality care and cost maintenance within an occupational care setting. Extensive background within hospital, mental health, addiction, business, and correctional facilities, combined with college-level teaching experience.

Skills : Certified in Psychiatric Nursing.

Description :

    1. Provided comprehensive care for pediatric and adolescent patients experiencing acute mental distress or enduring mental illness.
    2. Assessed patients, through discussion and examination of history, to determine the appropriate treatment.
    3. Developed trust relationships with patients to compile accurate information for care procedures.
    4. Produced care plans and risk assessments, ensuring all legal requirements were observed.
    5. Ensured the correct administration of medication including injections; monitored the results of all treatments.
    6. Applied 'de-escalation' techniques to assist patients with behavioral management.
    7. Participated in both group and individual therapy sessions, individually and in conjunction with health professionals.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Master's In Theology

RN Psychiatric Nurse Resume

Summary : Registered Nurse with 28 years experience in clinical settings providing nursing care to diverse populations. Experienced RN licensed in Missouri with strong clinical and people skills. Professionally trained Psychiatric/Geriatric Nursing with experience ensuring high standards of culturally competent care for wide variety of patients with diverse needs.

Skills : Registered Nurse.

Description :

    1. Supervise and managed the care of patients on the Children's Unit, Male Adolescent Unit, Civil Admissions Units, Geriatric Unit and Forensics' Units.
    2. Admitted patients on all units formulating nursing diagnoses and developing individualized plan of care.
    3. Managed, organized and provided direct care incorporating clinical decision making and prioritization of activities.
    4. Performed therapeutic measures prescribed and delegated by the physician.
    5. Communicated patient progress to treatment team through verbal report, case notes and weekly summaries.
    6. Provided education to patients, their families and staff members.
    7. Developed evaluation tool for new employees.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Bachelor Of Science

Psychiatric Nurse Resume

Headline : Supports and respects patient rights; strives to understand a patient's needs and concerns. Hardworking and reliable; flexible and accountable; adapts easily to change of environment and work schedule. Maintain critical thinking skills essential to providing competent care. Personable with a with positive attitude; collaborates well with patients, families, and members of the interdisciplinary team. Anticipates and responds to the need of others.

Skills : ACLS Certified, BLS Certified, Stroke Certified.

Description :

    1. Administers safe family centered patient care that promotes health and healing.
    2. Performs nursing assessments to gather data and identify the patient's needs.
    3. Coordinates and communicates patient care needs for discharge planning.
    4. Ensures patients are admitted, transferred, and discharged in a timely and efficient manner.
    5. Implemented and evaluated the patient's response to plan of care through assessment and reassessment.
    6. Provide care based on established standards of practice, policies, and protocols.
    7. Educates patients and their families on a variety of mental health illnesses.
    8. Performs narcotic counts and administration, including methadone.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate's In Nursimg