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Registered Nurse RN Behavioral Health. Job in Anniston Care Jobs

Location
Anniston, Alabama
Job Type
Contract
Posted
22 Sep 2022
We Are Hiring:

Come, join Ascension St. Vincent's East as our Registered Nurse on our Behavioral Health Unit.

Location: St. Vincent's East (Trussville)

Department: Behavioral Health - Geriatric Psych

Schedule: Full Time Nights | 6:45p-7:15a | 36 hours weekly | every 3rd weekend

.Sign on bonus opportunity*

Our Geri Psych unit is a 23-bed unit. As a nurse, you will complete admissions, discharges, medication management, round with patients, and create a care plan. Our average nurse to patient ratio is 6:1 and you are partnered closely to a Behavioral Health Tech. Schedules are made 8 weeks in advance to allow for a work-life balance.

St. Vincent's East is licensed for 362 beds and is located just 20 minutes from downtown. It sits between Irondale and Trussville, AL. It is a general medical and surgical facility that offers a variety of programs and services to fit individual, corporate, and community needs. It is the second largest Ascension hospital in the Birmingham area.

Why join Ascension?

  • Working Together: Nurses are at the heart of the care we provide. We work

together to achieve a highly collaborative nursing environment that leads to more

positive outcomes for you and your patients. We are committed to working

together to create change. As you embark on the first step of your nursing career,

we'd like to invite you to take it with us.

  • More Than a Job: Working for Ascension is more than just a job. It's a career where your talent and passion for delivering quality healthcare can make a difference for patients, team members, and the community.
  • Compensation/Benefits: At Ascension, we care for the people who are the foundation of our work to fulfill our mission: our associates. We offer a comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical, dental, vision, retirement, and generous PTO. Associates can also take advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement or adoption assistance.

Here at St. Vincent's East, you will be joining a tenured team - apply today!

What You Will Do:

Provide direct patient care to behavioral health patients in accordance with the established policies and procedures of the facility.

  • Perform initial and on-going bio-psychosocial assessments according to accepted standards of nursing practice. Develop a nursing plan of care consistent with the master treatment plan.
  • Participate in treatment team conferences to assist in planning and revising goals, objectives and interventions appropriate to the age-related and problem-specific needs of each patient.
  • Implement nursing plan of care for assigned patients and conducts and/or co-leads group therapy sessions for patients.
  • Evaluate patient's response to interventions and revise nursing plan of care as needed. Collaborate with the treatment team to revise goals, objectives and interventions appropriate to the changes in patient status.
What You Will Need:

Licensure/Certification/Registration:

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 month (30days) of hire date or job transfer date.
  • Licensed Associate Professional Registered Nurse credentialed from the Alabama Board of Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.
Additional Preferences:

No additional preferences.

Why Join Our Team:

Ascension St. Vincent's has been serving Birmingham and surrounding communities for more than 120 years. We employ over 4,800 associates across five hospitals in addition to outpatient health centers, physician offices, rehabilitation centers and more. Ascension St. Vincent's is committed to providing compassionate, personalized care for all, including our associates. We offer a place of respect and inclusion, as well as a rich learning environment with countless opportunities for career growth and professional development. If you are looking to make an immediate impact in your community, we invite you to explore a career with Ascension St. Vincent's today.

When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000 individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance alone to support associate growth and development. If you are looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in your community, we invite you to join our team today.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:

Ascension St. Vincent Health System is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

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Details

  • Job Reference: 718356955-2
  • Date Posted: 22 September 2022
  • Employer: Ascension
  • Location: Anniston, Alabama
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Nursing, Other
  • Job Type: Contract