Psych Nurse RN 9/17/2017

HCA Healthcare Tallahassee, FL

Company
HCA Healthcare
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
00355-8279
Location
Tallahassee, FL
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Associates Degree
AJE Ref #
579548787

JOB DESCRIPTION

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Job Code: 00355-8279

Full-time

Nights (rotating weekends)

$10,000 Sign-On Bonus Available to qualified Nurses!!

CAPITAL REGIONAL is a 266-bed acute-care hospital that offers 24/7 Emergency Services in Leon and Gadsden Counties including; a Pediatric ER, Senior Care ER and an Express Care ER. Offerings also include a Bariatric Center, Behavioral Health Center, Cancer Center, Chest Pain Center w/PCI, Comprehensive Breast Center, Family Center, Heart & Vascular Center, Orthopedic Center, Physical Therapy Services, Seniors First, Sleep Center, Stroke Center, Surgical Services, Wound Healing Center, Network-of-Care Affiliated Physician Practices, and more.

UNIT DESCRIPTION: The Behavioral Health Center at Capital Regional is dedicated to meeting the growing needs in our community for behavioral-health-specific healthcare. Our state-of-the art center provides a continuum of care that addresses both acute phases of illness and the follow up that is necessary to maintain excellent patient outcomes within a compassionate and caring environment. We serve an adult population; all patients are at least 18 years old. Our patients primary diagnosis is psychiatric (both mood and psychotic disorders), and they may also have a dual diagnosis related to substance or alcohol abuse.

The 24-bed unit, is designed for the safety and comfort of our patients. The program provides our patients with medication management, as well as individual and group-based therapy programs. Groups are led by all members of the treatment team based on the daily schedule.

The Behavioral Health Center's treatment team consists of licensed professionals including Board-Certified Psychiatrists, Physicians, Registered Nurses, Social Workers, Recreational Therapists, and Mental Health Technicians.

Position Summary:

Provide professional nursing care to patients utilizing the nursing process. To collaborate with other members of the health care delivery team including physicians, to deliver quality health care.

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EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:

* Associate Degree, Diploma in Nursing, or BSN required



LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:

* State of

Florida RN License required

* BLS AHA Healthcare Provider required

* RN-C preferred



EXPERIENCE REQUIRED OR PREFERRED:

* 1 year of previous Behavioral Health care experience preferred



SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES:

* Reads and writes Basic English with the basic skills necessary to transcribe physician s orders

* Knowledge of body substance isolation

* Ability to listen, empathize and respond to patient, family, internal and external partners needs

* Basic computer skills

Last Edited: 10/26/2017