Ascension Health Registered Nurse (RN) Behavioral Health - FT Night in Birmingham, Alabama
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Position: RN-Behavioral Health
Department: Geriatric PsychNursing Unit
Shift Details: Full-Time, Night
Location: St Vincent's East - Trussville, AL
St. Vincent’s Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent’s Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.
St. Vincent’s East Hospital Campus – Trussville, AL
St. Vincent’s East is licensed for 362 beds and is located just 20 minutes from downtown. It sits between Irondale and Trussville, AL. It is a general medical and surgical facility that offers a variety of programs and services to fit individual, corporate, and community needs. It is the second largest Ascension hospital in the Birmingham area. It is situated on a hill overlooking the beautiful community of Trussville, AL. This hospital has a suburb feel which appeals to those outlying communities that prefer not to have to drive downtown.
St. Vincent’s East provides all the service lines that our downtown hospital provides except for Birth Suites and NICU which is exclusive to our downtown location. It is the home for our only Behavioral Health service line and offers a level III Emergency Department.
Great location with a suburb feel for patients not wanting to drive downtown.
Part of the largest faith based, not for profit hospitals in Alabama.
Behavioral Health Facility on the East campus.
Free and easy parking for hospital and physical appointments.
Offers all the major service lines except Birth Suites/NICU.
Easy access from many rural communities.
Hospital has a longstanding presence in the community.
Excellent staff that provides care for those in their community.
As aBehavioral Health Registered Nursewith St. Vincent's Health System, you will have the opportunity to provide direct patient care to behavioral health patients in accordance with the established policies and procedures of the facility.
Perform initial and on-going bio-psychosocial assessments according to accepted standards of nursing practice. Develop a nursing plan of care consistent with the master treatment plan.
Participate 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.
Implement nursing plan of care for assigned patients and conducts and/or co-leads group therapy sessions for patients.
Evaluate patient's response to interventions and revise nursing plan of care as needed. Collaborate with the treatment team to revise goals, objectives and interventions appropriate to the changes in patient status.
BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained within1 Month (30 days)of hire date or job transfer date.
LicensedAssociate ProfessionalRegistered Nursecredentialed from theAlabama Board of Nursingobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required
- None required.
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