Registered Nurse (Mental Health Clinic)
Lyons, NJ
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Job Description

    Duties

    Summary

    The VA New Jersey Health Care System has a Registered Nurse vacancy in the Mental Health Clinic at the Lyons Campus.

    Responsibilities

    The Registered Nurse will provide care to veterans for acute and urgent medical problems. Psychiatric walk-ins are triaged and referred to Psychiatric Emergency Services. Patients range in age from 20 to 90, with 95% of them being male. The most frequent presenting problems are chronic illness with acute exacerbations such as COPD, CAD, hypertension, diabetes and diseases related to substance abuse, especially alcohol. Acute problems are mainly cardiac musculoskeletal and urologic origin.

    Work Schedule : Monday - Friday and Saturdays as needed; 7:30am-4:00pm and 8:00am- 4:30pm
    Financial Disclosure Report : Not required

    Job Type Part Time