Registered Nurse (RN) – Psychiatry (PSYCH)


Adventist Behavioral Health and Wellness Services


Rockville, MD

Contract Terms

Adventist Behavioral Health and Wellness Services
Registered Nurse (RN) – Psychiatry (PSYCH)

Currently seeking an Schizophrenic Psychosis Psych RN for 13 weeks (with possible extension) in Rockville, MD. The ideal candidate must have at least 2 years clinical experience and 1 year in the desired specialty.

Acute, Inpatient Free-standing Psychiatric Hospital seeks Acute Inpatient Nurses

We are looking for strong Psychiatric RNs that meet the below requirements:

1.     Experience with electronic medical records, specifically CERNER.

2.     Willingness to float among multiple inpatient units on either Child/Adolescent or Adult (Psychosis Disorders, Mood Disorders, Co-occurring Disorders, Geriatric) psychiatric service lines.

3.     Experience working on Mental/Behavioral Health Acute inpatient units. Additional experience working as an RN in a fast pace, acute environment, such as Med-Surg or ICU is a plus.

4.     Confidence in their abilities to prioritize care, ensure safety needs, assess and modify treatment needs of acute Psychiatric, Mental, and Behavioral Health clients.

5.     Orientation will consist of both classroom review of Policies, & Procedures, CPI Non-Violent Crisis Intervention, Psychopharmacology, and CERNER training as well as unit-based orientation. Both components of orientation will not extend beyond the first week of contract.

6.     Expected to work a minimum of 3-12 hours shifts, including a Saturday/Sunday combination every other weekend (4-weekend shifts per 28-day period). Confirm schedule during interview.

7.     Understanding of agency contracts and past agency experience highly important. The nurse must understand that orientation is extensive and brief due to the nature and length of the contract.

Shift – 12 hour Nights 6:45p-7:15a
Starting ASAP
13 weeks with possible extension.
For immediate consideration, please send your resume via email to

Shift Time



Every other weekend/holiday


Float As Needed

Pay Rate

$40 / Hour

Skill Set Requirements

Must have at least 2 years clinical experience and 1 year in the desired specialty.
Registered Nurse (RN) – Psychiatry (PSYCH)

Profile Requirements

Require an updated resume, skills checklist, and two recent manager or supervisory references. Please note these are the standard requirements but they can vary by facility. Need active MD or compact license.

Rate Details

Please note: Quoted pay rate is for local candidates. Travelers will be paid the equivalent of the local rate minus housing. Housing stipends available. Please note orientation is paid at full rate and parking is reimbursed. Travelers please request a sample pay stub to see your take home wage.

If you are interested in this position, please complete an electronic application here. We will contact you as soon as possible to discuss this position, as well as all other contract and per diem positions of interest, available with Chesapeake Medical Staffing.

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