$80K — $150K *
This position will split time equally between the Texas Health Behavioral Health Clinic in Allen and the Prosper Behavioral Health Center.
The essential duties of this position are:
• Responds to others' priorities regarding safety, physical, psychological and social needs.
• Regular assessment and maintenance of comfort
• Knowledge of basic physiology and pathophysiology
• Knowledge of human emotions during health and illness
• Knowledge of human development across the life span
• Knowledge of pain and suffering, pain interventions and pain comfort/theories.
• Provides safe patient care as evidenced by:
• Using barcode medication verification (BMV) during medication administrations
• Completing accurate documentation in the electronic health record
• Completing assessments accurately and in a timely manner
• Individualizing care plans specific to the needs of the patient
• Providing consistent attention to airway, intake, elimination, sleep, rest, mobility and hygiene needs
• Demonstrating knowledge of patient rights and incorporating into daily practice
The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications:
• Associate's Degree Nursing Completion of BSN within two years of earliest start date in a Texas Health RN role is required without a previously approved exemption. Please contact your Human Resources department for additional information or questions.
• Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing Preferred
• 1 Year Experience as a Clinical Nurse or completion of an RN residency
• 2 Years of Experience in Behavioral Health Highly Preferred
• Previous Experience with a Partial Hospitalization Program Preferred
• Previous Experience with In-Patient Behavioral Health Preferred
• Previous Experience with facilitating Nursing Education Groups with Patients Preferred
• Charge Nurse or other Leadership Experience Preferred
• RN - Registered Nurse Upon Hire Required And
• BCLS – Basic Cardiac Life Support Upon Hire Required And
• A high degree of confidentiality, positive interpersonal skills, and ability to function in a fast-paced environment.
Valid through: 10/6/2020