Behavioral Health Registered Nurse in Tukwila, WA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 10/5/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Part-Time
  • Location:
    Tukwila, WA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/5/2018

Job Description

Cascade Behavioral Hospital has a current RN opening for a 0.4 Day shift. Weekend premiums for weekend shifts. Union position, great compensation DOE.. 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.