Station 22 is a University of MN Psychiatry teaching unit and serves patients with primary thought disorders. Station 22, is a 16 bed unit, that provides a unique work environment of collaborative teaching and learning that is exciting and allows for opportunities to learn and grow in this field.
About this position:
This position will be working 32 hours, every two weeks on the night shift
Working 8 hour shifts, and working every other weekend
The Psych Associate is responsible for the delivery of patient care, and promotion of a therapeutic environment as delegated by and under the supervision of the RN so that the goals and objectives of treatment are achieved on each unit as assigned.
The unit team consists of two attending psychiatrists, each with a team of residents and medical students that rotate; two case managers; one occupational therapists; RNs; psychiatric associates; and health unit coordinators. Psych Associates and RN's report to a Nurse Manager
Basic Life Support Certification
Bachelors Degree in Psychology or Human Services Field
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