RN Staff Nurse - Adult Psych - Unity Center for Behavioral Health

Employer
Location
Unity, Portland, OR
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11/14/2017
Closes
12/14/2017
Specialty
Behavioral Health, Other, Psychiatric
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
  RN STAFF NURSE

Responsible for patient care within an assigned department/unit and participates as a member of the health care team in cooperation with and under the direction of the clinical manager or designee as defined by the relevant Standards and Scope of Practice for the Registered Nurse. The RN Staff Nurse assesses, analyzes, plans, implements and evaluates patient care following established patient care standards for Legacy Health System including those for patient assessment and transfer.

Job Qualifications:

Education: As required by licensure. BSN preferred.

Experience: One year registered nursing experience or completion of either the Legacy Health RN Residency program or a nursing program that is equivalent in content, curriculum and duration. Additional clinical experience requirements may vary dependent upon the specific department in which the position is utilized.

Unit 5 is an adult acute inpatient program, provides a locked unit within Unity Center for Behavioral Health. This Unit has a total of 22 beds for high acuity adults.

Experience in behavioral health strongly preferred.

Licensure: Current applicable state RN license required. AHA BLS for Healthcare Providers.

Knowledge/Skills: Demonstrated ability of positive interpersonal and communication skills with colleagues, patients, families, physicians and the community. Keyboard skills and ability to navigate electronic systems applicable to job functions.

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