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Registered Nurse- ICORT
Job Code:2024-PIKE-ICORT-RN-03.21
County:Amite, Pike, Walthall, Franklin, Lawrence
FT/PT Status:Regular Full Time
Education:Medical Degree

Pine Belt Mental Healthcare Resources is actively seeking a Registered Nurse to provide services for the I-CORT team in McComb, MS. The Registered Nurse position is responsible for guiding each patient to the appropriate supports needed to maximize health and wellness. This position will provide nursing services in the community.  This position will cover multiple counties in Southwest Mississippi. Scheduled on-call work required.

I-CORT services are provided primarily in natural settings and are delivered face-to-face, by phone or video conference with the individual and their family/significant other as appropriate, to the primary well-being and benefit of the recipient.  I-CORT assists in the setting and attaining of individually defined recovery/resiliency goals.  I-CORT primary treatment objective is to assist in keeping the individuals receiving the service in the community in which they live avoiding placement in state-operated behavioral health programs.

For 50 years, Pine Belt Mental Healthcare Resources has served individuals throughout the Pine Belt.  Through an extensive continuum of care, we strive to enable adults with serious mental illnesses, children with serious emotional disturbances, and individuals with an addiction or developmental disability to live, work, learn, and participate fully in their communities.  Our eighteen county service area includes Amite, Franklin, Forrest, Hancock, Harrison, Jones, Lamar, Lawrence, Covington, Greene, Jeff Davis, Marion, Pearl River, Perry, Pike, Stone, Walthall, Wayne Counties. 

  • Minimum of an ADN in Nursing required
  • Valid RN license in MS required
  • Must have valid driver's license with satisfactory driving record
  • Must have auto insurance liability limits of 100,000/300,000/50,000 within 30 days of hire
  • Good communication skills, relationship building skills, and time management skills required
  • Working knowledge of mental health symptoms preferred

  • Responsibilities:
  • Guides each patient in the appropriate supports needed to maximize health and wellness
  • Monitors and maintains record of client services within electronic medical records in accordance to PBMHR, DMH, and CARF standards.
  • Monitors consumers receiving medication; provides injections as needed.
  • Closely follows the progress of each consumer including follow up efforts after discharge.
  • Provides individual nursing assessment and evaluation/therapy.
  • Participates in team staffings and functions as a member of the interdisciplinary treatment team.
  • Provides clinical therapy services and emergency services to consumers and their families.
  • May provide transportation for consumers in personal vehicle.