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Psychiatric Registered Nurse RN

Company: Terre Haute Regional Hospital
Location: Terre Haute
Posted on: July 22, 2021

Job Description:

Description

SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
SCHEDULE: Full-time


Psychiatric Unit Registered Nurse (RN)
Schedule: Full Time Days, 7a-7:30p - rotating weekends and holidays
 
Are you looking for a company that places integrity over their bottom line? Here at HCA, our everyday decisions are founded on compassion. Apply today and join a team that is dedicated to serving others in need!  
 
Terre Haute Regional Hospital (THRH) is a 278-bed full-service hospital, only area hospital accredited by The Join Commission and has provided quality care for the local community for 135 years. We offer cardiovascular services, including open-heart and cardiac catheterization; oncology services, which include radiation therapy and outpatient infusion’ labor and delivery, including a neonatal intensive care unit; inpatient mental health unit; and other specialized care areas, including intensive care and inpatient rehabilitation units. We are dedicated to our Mission, Values and Vision and are committed to providing quality, individualized patient care to the communities we serve THRH also strives to find the perfect life/work balance for our employees 
 
HCA is a leading healthcare provider with over 31.2 million patient encounters a year at locations in 21 states including the UK. We care about our community! HCA has been continually named one of Ethisphere’s most ethical company’s in the world since 2010. In 2018, HCA spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.   
 
You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for dedicated professional like you to be a part of our Behavioral Health nursing team. Join us in our efforts to better our community!  
 
We’re seeking an experienced Behavioral Health/Psych RN to join our close-knit Behavioral Health Team. Our 16-bed Adult In-Patient Acute Behavioral Health Unit admits patients 18 years of age and older, predominantly via the Emergency Department. THRH Behavioral Health uses a multi-disciplinary treatment team consisting of RN, Behavioral Health Techs, Psychologist, Licenses Clinical Social Workers, Licensed Mental Health Counselors and Certified Recreational Therapists. We are looking for candidates with great communication and organizational skills who are outgoing and who can work in a fast-paced environment. Behavioral Health/Mental Health experience preferred!
 
The Psychiatric RN manages the nursing care of patients in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols of the healthcare organization.
  
Position responsibilities:
  • Performs initial and on-going physical and nursing assessment according to accepted standards of nursing practice
  • Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs 
  • Carries out physician orders
  • Administers prescribed medications, changes dressings, cleans wounds, and monitors vital signs
  • Participates in treatment team conferences to assist in planning and revising goals, objectives and interventions appropriate to the age-related and problem-specific needs of each patient
  • Implements nursing plan of care for assigned patients and conducts and/or co-leads group therapy sessions for patients
  • Evaluates patient's response to interventions and revises nursing plan of care as needed 
  • Collaborates with the treatment team to revise goals, objectives and interventions appropriate to the changes in patient status
  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems 
  • Instructs and educates patients and families
  • Assesses and coordinates patient's discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team
  • Orients and mentors new staff members
 
 

 

Qualifications

 
Essential educational/licensure, skills and experience:
  • Current IN licensure as an RN. RN must be maintained throughout employment with Terre Haute Regional Hospital
  • Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing.
  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
  • Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision in a fast paced environment.
  • BLS Certification must be maintained throughout employment with Terre Haute Regional Hospital.
  • Crisis Prevention Certification training completion within 30 days of hire and maintenance of certification throughout employment with Terre Haute Regional Hospital.  
Valued but not required educational/licensure, skills and experience:
  • Psychiatric nursing certification preferred 

 

We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Terre Haute Regional Hospital, we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:

  • Student Loan Repayment
  • Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Program
  • Paid Personal Leave
  • 401k (100% annual match – 3% to 9% of pay based on years of service)
  • Identity Theft Protection discounts
  • Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
 
Be a part of an organization that invests in you. We are actively reviewing applications and intervieiwng. Submit your application and help us raise the bar in patient care!
 


Keywords: Terre Haute Regional Hospital, Terre Haute , Psychiatric Registered Nurse RN, Other , Terre Haute, Indiana

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