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Registered Nurse

Company: Merakey
Location: Hammond
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Merakey is currently seeking a - Registered Nurse (RN) to join our Merakey Behavioral Health Community Based Division in our -Hammond , LA -location.


The Registered Nurse will assist psychiatrists in all clinically related administrative responsibilities. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following.

Provides liaison with staff/programs of Merakey and external referral sources.

Provides appropriate medical and psychiatric consultation to staff, clients, and families.

Assists psychiatrists in development and maintenance of procedures.

Assists in obtaining medical and psychiatric information.

Assures necessary flow of medical and psychiatric information from psychiatrist to others.


Merakey offers a continuum of care in behavioral health (includes mental health and addictive diseases), integrating services in both community and site-based settings. These services provide a wide range of recovery focused treatment, services, and supports for children and adults.

For more information on each individual service, please visit: -


Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education provider offering a breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities across the country.

We leverage our size and expertise to develop innovative solutions and new models of care to meet the needs of individuals, their families, public and private healthcare funders, and community partner organizations.

We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise, and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential.

With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, Michigan, Texas, California, and Tennessee.

Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer!

A minimum of one (1) year current nursing experience is preferred.

A current Louisiana Nursing License

Behavioral Health experience preferred.

A genuine interest in working with individuals with physical and developmental disabilities. -In addition, a current and valid Louisiana driver's license and reliable transportation is required.

This is a community- based position that requires travel throughout the parish.

Keywords: Merakey, New Orleans , Registered Nurse, Healthcare , Hammond, Louisiana

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