RN- Night Shift in Henderson, NV at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 9/7/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Henderson, NV
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/7/2018

Job Description

Seven Hills Hospital brings a world of compassion, hope and best practice medical care to the people who need it the most. We are a growing, private, 134-bed psychiatric hospital that is dedicated to providing high-quality care for adults, geriatrics, and adolescents (ages 11-17) who are suffering from behavioral health and chemical dependency issues. Our patients recover at our new, state-of-the art medical facility in the Seven Hills area of Henderson, Nevada. Henderson is one of the fastest growing cities in the US and is located just 7 miles from the famed Las Vegas Strip and a couple of miles from beautiful Lake Mead.

Seven Hills Hospital is part of the Acadia Healthcare, a provider of behavioral healthcare services throughout the US.

Join the team of highly dedicated mental health professionals. We are presently looking for Full Time and PRN Registered Nurses (Night Shift 7p.m.-7:30a.m.) who will be responsible for coordinating psychiatric nursing care and nursing care for any comorbidities of patients ages 11 years through geriatrics; providing leadership for ancillary nursing personnel in maintaining standards for professional nursing practice in the clinical setting.

Key Functions:

  • Demonstrating positive interpersonal/customer relationships with multidisciplinary team members, administration, referral sources, families and professional community.
  • Complete physical and mental health assessments
  • Develop strategies for helping patients to be as independent as possible
  • Plan, implement, document, evaluate and update physical and mental health nursing care plans
  • Administer and assess the effects of prescribed medications and treatments
  • Observe, report and document behavioral changes
  • Encourage patients to participate in interpersonal and other therapeutic activities to enhance their interpersonal skills
  • Teach strategies and activities designed to promote both mental and physical wellness
  • Interpret laboratory and diagnostic test results and inform physician
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Qualifications:

Education:

Associates or Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from an accredited school

Licensure:

Active RN license from State of Nevada

Experience:

New grads welcome. Two years’ experience in psychiatric or Chemical Dependency nursing preferred.

Seven Hills Hospital offers competitive compensation and benefits package including medical, dental, vision, leave benefits, life insurance and 401k plan.

No Agency calls please.

Seven Hills Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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