Registered Nurse/ LPN in St. Louis, MO at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 8/4/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

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.

Benefits:

McCallum Place provides a comprehensive package of benefits for our nurses.  Current benefits include:

Competitive hourly rate with shift differential available

Medical, dental and vision insurance

Acadia Healthcare 401 (k) plan

Excellent training program

Professional growth opportunity that is second to none in the industry.  Join a team with defined career paths and a national family of hospitals and facilities.

AVAILABLE SHIFTS AND HOURS

This position is for a 7 PM - 7 AM full time Registered Nurse. Shifts are 12-hours, 3 days per week with shift differentials available. All full-time RNs rotate weekends shifts.

Key Responsibilities:

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 medication

EDUCATION AND LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS

Graduated from an accredited school of nursing.

Current Registered Nurse (RN) license as required by the state of Missouri.

Previous psych nursing experience highly preferred.