Psychiatric RN Jobs in Fairfield, AL

Perform and monitor patient care in a mental health setting. Psychiatric Registered Nurses (RNs)—also called mental health nurses—assess patient behavior and functioning, track and update medical records, and collaborate with other mental health team members to optimize care plans. They may also be asked to administer certain treatments, including medication, as directed by psychiatrists and psychologists.

Because they may need to communicate with patients about highly personal and sensitive information, psychiatric RNs need to be empathetic, compassionate, and emotionally stable. Most of these healthcare professionals are employed in psychiatric hospitals, though some work for outreach programs and private practices/clinics.

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NaphCare - Bessemer, AL (5 miles from Fairfield, AL)
NaphCare has an excellent opportunity for a Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner (PMHNP) or Psychiatric Physician Assistant (PA) to join our team at the Jefferson County Jail in Bessemer, Alabama! The...
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2 days ago NaphCare
Brookwood Baptist Medical Center - Birmingham, AL (7 miles from Fairfield, AL)
LPN Psych Fulltime AM Brookwood BMC Birmingham AL Brookwood Baptist Medical Center Application Apply on Employer's Site The application opened in a new tab. By using this feature you agree to our...
1 day ago
UAB Health System - Birmingham, AL (7 miles from Fairfield, AL)
... 11 hours RN - Psychiatric Decision Unit (C5N)(PM) #712 - T181176 UAB Medicine Birmingham, AL 35203 Add to Favorites Share Job Apply Now Job Code 143640 $1 Jobs Rated 122nd Primary Location UAB...
17 hours ago
UAB Health System - Birmingham, AL (7 miles from Fairfield, AL)
... 11 hours RN - Adult Acute Care Psych C5N (PM) #709 - T181078 UAB Medicine Birmingham, AL 35203 Add to Favorites Share Job Apply Now Job Code 143581 Primary Location UAB Hospital Job Category:...
17 hours ago
Ascension - Birmingham, AL (7 miles from Fairfield, AL)
It is the home for our only Behavioral Health service line and offers a level III Emergency Department. As a Registered Nurse (RN) Charge with St....
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4 days ago
American Mobile Healthcare - Birmingham, AL (7 miles from Fairfield, AL)
We encourage minority and female applicants to apply Psychiatric nurse, psych nurse, psychiatric RN, psych RN, psych LPN, mental health RN, LPN, RN, R.N., registered nurse, healthcare, health care,...
5 days ago
All Medical Personnel - Birmingham, AL (7 miles from Fairfield, AL)
Health experience BLS/ACLS certification Active Alabama license Demonstrate the highest level of professionalism when interacting with patients, families, physicians, and hospital staff members....
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NurseFly Travel Nursing - Birmingham, AL (7 miles from Fairfield, AL)
KPG Healthcare is seeking a travel nurse RN Psychiatric for a travel nursing job in Homewood, Alabama. Job Description & Requirements Specialty: Psychiatric Discipline: RN Start Date: 12/07/2020...
5 days ago
UAB Health System - Birmingham, AL (7 miles from Fairfield, AL)
... 7 hours RN - Adult Psychiatric Unit C6S (Weekends) (PM) #602 - T181077 UAB Medicine Birmingham, AL 35203 Add to Favorites Share Job Apply Now Job Code 143440 $1 Jobs Rated 122nd Primary...
5 days ago
UAB Medicine - Birmingham, AL (7 miles from Fairfield, AL)
Primary Location UAB Hospital Job Category: Psychiatric Services Organization: 702600000 Center for Psychiatric Medicine Employee Status: Regular Shift: 3-12 Hour Shifts/PM Description !*! To...
6 days ago
Travelnursing - Birmingham, AL (7 miles from Fairfield, AL)
Welcome to this fantastic Psychiatric unit, where compassionate care meets top notch technology and innovative care teams bring the best of themselves to their patients. If you are a compassionate...
6 days ago
Ascension Health - Birmingham, AL (7 miles from Fairfield, AL)
We Are Hiring Position : RN-Behavioral Health Department : Adult Psychiatry Nursing Unit (Acute Care) Shift Details : Full Time, Day Shift (7a-7p; 36 hours weekly) Location : St Vincents East - Trussville...
7 days ago
NurseFly Travel Nursing - Birmingham, AL (7 miles from Fairfield, AL)
KPG Healthcare is seeking a travel nurse RN Psychiatric for a travel nursing job in Homewood, Alabama. Job Description & Requirements Specialty: Psychiatric Discipline: RN Start Date: 12/07/2020...
7 days ago
Tenet Health System - Birmingham, AL (7 miles from Fairfield, AL)
Job Information Tenet Healthcare RN Adult Psych Flex Days in Birmingham, Alabama Summary This role provides direct clinical patient care. The role will assume responsibility for assessing,...
8 days ago
Shelby Baptist Med Ctr - Birmingham, AL (7 miles from Fairfield, AL)
RN Adult Psych FT Days Alabaster AL Up To 12K Bonus Shelby Baptist Med Ctr Application Apply on Employer's Site The application opened in a new tab. By using this feature you agree to our Terms...
8 days ago

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Salary for Psychiatric RN Jobs in Fairfield, AL

This is the average annual salary for Psychiatric RN jobs in Fairfield, AL as reported by the BLS.

$78,019

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Highest Education Level

Psychiatric RNs in Fairfield, AL offer the following education background
  • Master's Degree (37.5%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (32.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (13.1%)
  • Doctorate Degree (9.4%)
  • High School or GED (3.8%)
  • Vocational or Certification (3.6%)
  • Some College (0.4%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Psychiatric RNs in Fairfield, AL
  • 1-2 years (28.5%)
  • None (24.6%)
  • Less than 1 year (12.5%)
  • 6-8 years (11.4%)
  • 8-10 years (11.2%)
  • 2-4 years (11.1%)
  • 4-6 years (0.6%)