Per Diem RN
NJ - Parsippany (07054)
The RN is responsible for follow up within nursing facilities, assisted living and hospital settings for referrals of older adults (55+) presenting to our crisis services for a mental health or behavioral problem. The RN assesses, works with the facility staff to help the person age in place and equipping staff through consultation, training, and on-site mentoring. RN will also provide clinical support to internal S-COPE staff to better understand medical issues. Our mission is to avert unnecessary hospitalization, advocate for the best level of care, and train LTC and mental health workforce in best practices for dementia care and care of older severely mentally ill.
NJ Registered Nurse License or eligible. Driver's license required Preferred qualifications include: experience within LTC and mental health; knowledge of best practices in dementia care; 2 years’ experience with older adults.