May 18, 2021

Registered Nurse II, Psychiatric Assessment Services Department - $10,000 Signing Bonus

  • Vanderbilt Health
  • Nashville, TN, USA

Job Description

Registered Nurse II

Psychiatric Assessment Services Department

FT Nights

*$10k Signing Bonus

Your Role:

Vanderbilt Psychiatric Hospital is accepting applications for a RN – Psychiatric Assessment Services (PAS). This is a full time (36 hours) position working night shift (7p-7a) three days a week which may include every other weekend within our 108-bed hospital. Further information about working hours will be discussed during the interview.

In this role, you will have an opportunity to apply the nursing process to plan and manage the care of psychiatric patients, including patient and family education and continuum of care planning; effectively communicates pertinent patient/family information to health care team; participates in finding solutions for variances from patient goals and ensures implementation of solutions; furthers professional growth by engaging in 10 hours of learning activities annually.

This position is located at our Psychiatric Hospital in our Psychiatric Assessment Services department. In this role you will assess and work with other health care professionals with conducting the initial and follow-up mental health evaluation(s). You will interact frequently with family members and with other healthcare professionals. Candidates with psychiatric and/or emergency nursing experience are strongly preferred.

Position Shift:

  • 7p-7a with weekend rotation.

Discover Vanderbilt University Medical Center:

Located in Nashville, Tennessee, and operating at a global crossroads of teaching, discovery and patient care, VUMC is a community of individuals who come to work each day with the simple aim of changing the world. It is a place where your expertise will be valued, your knowledge expanded, and your abilities challenged. It is a place where your diversity — of culture, thinking, learning and leading — is sought and celebrated. It is a place where employees know they are part of something that is bigger than themselves, take exceptional pride in their work and never settle for what was good enough yesterday. Vanderbilt’s mission is to advance health and wellness through preeminent programs in patient care, education, and research.

Our Nursing Philosophy:

We believe highly skilled and specialized nursing care is essential to Vanderbilt University Medical Center’s mission of quality in patient care, education and research. We believe nursing is an applied art and science focused on helping people, families and communities reach excellent health and well-being.

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