Overview:

Category

Nursing

Job Type

Full-Time

Salary

$28.36 - $ USD per Hour

Location

18698 Peterson Rd, Libertyville, IL 60048, Illinois

Job Number

12284

Psychiatric Nurse – Adult Outpatient Services [Behavioral Health] – 12284

Do you want a career where you can truly make a difference? The Lake County Health Department and Community Health Center is one of the largest human service providers in Lake County. We live our mission each day, promoting the health and well-being of all who live, work, and play in Lake County. If you are passionate about giving back and ready to be a part of an innovative team, we are looking for you!
 
Summary

Works within a dynamic integrated team to provide support to psychiatric providers and clients. Activities involve: daily team huddles, triaging psychiatric calls and requests, administering injections, interfacing with hospitals and pharmacies, completing prior authorizations, and providing psychiatric education and support to clients and families. Actively collaborates with therapists, psychiatric providers and medical team on shared cases. Reviews lab results and hospital records. Provides support and direction to psychiatric medical assistants as needed.  Interfaces with drug reps and sample medication supplies.   Refers clients to other county and state resources as needed.

  • Proof of COVID-19 vaccination or medical/religious exemption within 30 days of hire.  If not fully vaccinated, you must follow the requirements for unvaccinated until you meet the definition of fully vaccinated. 


Scheduled Hours: 40 hours a week: 

  • Monday –  Friday (8:00am – 4:30pm)