Prime Healthcare Behavioral Health Registered Nurse in Leavenworth, Kansas
As those first private hospital in Kansas, Saint John Hospital has an unparalleled tradition of life-saving medical care, this local, full-service hospital located in Leavenworth, Kansas.
Saint John provides innovative health care, with quality physicians, and compassionate staff that provide 24/7 emergency Care, Outpatient Surgical Services, Primary Care Clinic, Intensive Care Unit, and a Skilled Nursing Care unit.
As an employee you will be given the opportunity not only to give our patient’s exceptional care but, the ability to grow within an organization that strives to give back to the community in which they serve.
We are committed to providing Outstanding Benefits to our employees see just some of the benefits we offer:
Outstanding Medical Benefits
Paid Time Off
and so much more….
Come Join a Team of dedicated Healthcare Workers!!!
Our Geriatric Psych Registered Nurses work with elderly patients that are dealing with difficult Diagnoses. These nurses work collaboratively as part of a professional and medical team focused on restoring the patients’ health by following evidence-based nursing practices, exercising independent judgement, and managing complex health issues.
Our ideal nursing candidate will have the proven ability to exercise patience, flexibility, and careful listening when their efforts are often assessed. This nurse will strive to calm patients when they become agitated, strengthen patients coping skills, and make it a build a therapeutic, meaningful relationship.
Typical nursing duties include identification of needs, individualized care planning, assessing/monitoring physical parameters, and administering medications/intravenous infusions all to help optimize the patient’s recovery to health. The best part is you will be part of a collaborative and supportive Nursing Team!
Sound intriguing… Then you will be thrilled to know we offer a competitive compensation, great benefits, and a very nice sign-on bonus.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE, TRAINING
Must have current and valid State license as a Registered Nurse.
Current BLS certificate upon hire and maintain current.
Working knowledge of Mental Health Laws and practice standards.
Working knowledge of interdisciplinary treatment team process, behavioral health programming and daily nursing functions for inpatient and outpatient behavioral health units.
Working knowledge of the continuum of care for behavioral health care.
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources. EEO is the Law: https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migratedfiles/employers/posterscreenreaderoptimized.pdf
Name: St. John's Hospital
Street: 3500 S 4th Street
Exempt / Non-Exempt: Non-Exempt