Behavioral Health Registered Nurse in Tukwila, WA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 7/15/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Tukwila, WA
  • Job Type:
    Nurses
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/15/2018

Job Description

**Ask about our sign-on bonus**  Cascade Behavioral Hospital has current RN openings on all shifts! Shift differentials for  Evening and NOC positions, weekend premiums for weekend shifts.  Union position, great compensation DOE and benefits.  Looking to make a difference?  Come and join our team at Cascade in beautiful Washington State!  

Qualifications:

  • Must possess strong interpersonal skills and possess the ability to communicate effectively with patients, families, physicians, peers, clinical and non-clinical staff, supervisors and managers as well as staff in community organizations.
  • Must possess knowledge about human behavior, wide range of mental disorders, from depression to psychosis.
  • Must have understanding of general nursing, psychiatric nursing and substance abuse.
  • Must possess the ability to work alone and be able to direct others in the care of patients on a given shift.
  • Ability to understand and address patient and family expectations and provide excellence in care and service consistent with the organization’s mission, vision, values and behavioral standards.
  • Working knowledge or self-initiative to become knowledgeable of applicable local, state, and federal laws and accreditation standards as applicable to the role.
  • Must be able to communicate in English both verbally and in writing, in a way that is understood by patients, family members and others related to the mental health care team.