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Psychiatric nursing jobs are responsible for taking care of mentally ill, injured, or disabled patients in nursing care facilities, hospitals, and mental health settings. Typically working with other members of a health care team such as psychologist, psychiatrists, social workers, and therapists, professionals with psychiatric nursing jobs perform a range of functions to support the team. Maintaining medical histories and administering treatment are the common tasks for psychiatric nursing jobs.

For many psychiatric nursing jobs a high school diploma or its equivalent is a sufficient level of education although different qualifications may exist for different States. Training programs are offered in some nursing care facilities, vocational-technical centers, some community colleges, and high schools.

In 2006 there were about 62,000 individuals with psychiatric nursing jobs employed with the majority working in nursing and residential care facilities. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics there will be a slight increase in psychiatric nursing job employment over the 2006 to 2016 decade. This growth can be related to the rising number of elderly persons in the population who will require mental health services.

Psychiatric nursing jobs have a very promising outlook. Get started now. Search for psychiatric nursing jobs at healthcareerweb.com, your connection to psychiatric nursing jobs and professionals.

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Newest Psychiatric nursing Jobs

Date
Title
Company
Location
Type
02-20-2017
American Mobile Healthcare
Cushing, OK
Full Time

9580598 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $27.00 - 32.00The psychiatric / mental health nurse (psych RN) assists in the car

02-20-2017
Onward Healthcare
Juneau, AK
Full Time

9788123 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: 03/13/2017Available Shifts: 12 N Bartlett Regional Hospital in beautiful Juneau, Alaska is looking for an experienced M

02-20-2017
American Mobile Healthcare
Juneau, AK
Full Time

9788109 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: 03/13/2017Available Shifts: 12 N Bartlett Regional Hospital in beautiful Juneau, Alaska is looking for an experienced M

02-20-2017
American Mobile Healthcare
Los Angeles, CA
Full Time

9775352 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: 02/27/2017Available Shifts: 8 N Pay Rate: $26.00 - 30.00Exclusive AMN order in the heart of LA! Combining cutting-edge

02-20-2017
Onward Healthcare
Los Angeles, CA
Full Time

9775367 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: 02/27/2017Available Shifts: 8 N Pay Rate: $27.00 - 29.00Exclusive AMN order in the heart of LA! Combining cutting-edge

02-20-2017
Onward Healthcare
Cushing, OK
Full Time

9580616 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $28.00 - 31.00The psychiatric / mental health nurse (psych RN) assists in the car

02-20-2017
NursesRx
Cushing, OK
Full Time

9580608 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $28.00 - 31.00The psychiatric / mental health nurse (psych RN) assists in the car

02-20-2017
NursesRx
Juneau, AK
Full Time

9788117 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: 03/13/2017Available Shifts: 12 N Bartlett Regional Hospital in beautiful Juneau, Alaska is looking for an experienced M

02-20-2017
NursesRx
Los Angeles, CA
Full Time

9775360 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: 02/27/2017Available Shifts: 8 N Pay Rate: $27.00 - 29.00Exclusive AMN order in the heart of LA! Combining cutting-edge

02-19-2017
American Mobile Healthcare
Thomasville, NC
Full Time

9220981 Job Description & RequirementsPsychiatric Nurse - (Psych RN)StartDate: ASAP Available Shifts: 12 D Pay Rate: $25.00 - 29.00If you are a compassionate and experienced RN, ready to join a cari

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