Acadia Healthcare McCallum Place - Full time- Mental Health Nurse - Overland Park, KS in Overland Park, Kansas
McCallum Place is a nationally acclaimed, comprehensive eating disorder treatment center for preadolescents, adolescents, adults, males and females. We are unique in that we offer on-site medical and psychiatric management and care combined with intensive individualized psychotherapy, making our center a center of excellence and great alternative to traditional hospital settings. We integrate personalized nutritional support and best practices treatment in a home-like setting. Our state-of-the-art eating disorder treatment programs and setting are designed to create an environment of structure and support for restorative treatment.
Provides one-on-one assistance to patients in crisis
Attends to the nutritional and dietary needs of the patients
Demonstrates normalized eating behaviors and beliefs through redirection and modeling
Provides accurate and ongoing assessment of patient’s status
Coordinates patients’ discharge and/or transition between levels of care and medication reconciliation
Communicates and advocates for each patient to appropriate treatment team members.
Under nurse supervision, assist in medical tasks for patients including, taking vitals, weights, and dispensing medications.
Willingness to train and assist fellow nurses and other staff members
Demonstrates professional conduct, respect, and compassion towards all patients, families, co-workers and the public as a representative of McCallum Place
Demonstrate the ability to organize and complete assignments
Current RN License
CPR and First Aid certification desired
Minimum three months experience working with individuals in a clinical or observational capacity
Excellent verbal and written communication
Crisis intervention and problem solving skills
Being a part of a fun and compassionate working environment alongside an excellent team
Medical, Dental, and Vision plans available
Company paid AD&D and Life insurance
Paid time off
This position offers a competitive salary