Oct 19, 2020

Registered Nurse - Behavioral Health (evening shift)

  • Augusta Health
  • Fishersville, VA, USA

Job Description

Description:

Do you love supporting others when they can’t find that support elsewhere?

What about helping patients overcome challenges that are felt not seen?

Crossroads Behavioral Health Unit is currently seeking an experienced behavioral health registered nurse to join our close-knit team on a 20 bed adult locked unit and an 8 bed geriatric locked unit. We understand that each patient has a unique set of challenges that require a compassionate and dedicated team of professionals to establish a personalized treatment and recovery plan. Qualified candidates will demonstrate positive interpersonal and communication skills with patients, families, and physicians. This position will work 8 hour evening shifts (3-11pm)

The Registered Nurse is accountable for the coordination of direct patient care, education, and serves as a leader of the patient care team. The RN will work closely with an interdisciplinary team to deliver high quality patient care.

Come join the Augusta Health team located in the beautiful Shenandoah Valley in Fishersville, VA. Augusta Health is an independent, community hospital recognized as one of Healthgrades’ 50 Best Hospitals in America. Our mission is to promote the health and well-being of our community through access to excellent care. We build trust and peace of mind through our core values of patient-and community-centeredness, professionalism, excellence, and teamwork.

Some benefits of working at Augusta Health include:

• Insurance package including health, dental, and vision • Retirement savings helping you to plan for your future • Generous paid time off to promote work life balance • Free onsite parking • 24/7 armed security to ensure your safety • Shift and weekend differentials • Flexible scheduling • Clinical ladder career path program • Shared governance • Tuition reimbursement • Onsite child care • Augusta Health Fitness Reimbursement Program • Individualized orientation with dedicated preceptor • Onsite credit union • Employee discounts including the cafeteria, gift shop, pharmacy, and movie tickets

Requirements

  • Must be an RN licensed in the Commonwealth of Virginia
  • Must have a strong desire to work with a high-risk and complex patient population
  • Must have solid critical thinking skills and a strong application of the nursing process.
  • Must have effective adherence to infection control practices
  • Positive attitude, with enthusiasm for caring for our community
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Effective time management skills

Equal Opportunity
Augusta Health recruits, hires and promotes qualified candidates for employment without regard to age, color, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, national or ethnic origin, political affiliation, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, veteran or military discharge status, and family medical or genetic information.