Acadia Healthcare Registered Nurse (RN) in Nashville, Tennessee
BENEFITS OF WORKING WITH US:
• $5,000 sign-on bonus• Competitive salary• Shared Governance structure• Career advancement opportunities• Excellent benefits• Continuing Education Reimbursement• Rewarding career
Provide and coordinate care by assessing physical and behavioral health needs of patient, develop and implement nursing care plans, maintain medical records and educate patients and their families about various physical and behavioral health conditions.
Ensure patient’s status is assessed on an ongoing basis and pertinent information gathered is documented.
Collaborate with others to ensure that all patients’ physical, biopsychosocial, age, developmental and cultural needs are met and when they are not met, acknowledges and works to resolve customer complaints.
Accurately administer medications per ordered note and document accurate count of controlled substance medication administration on required documents.
Ensure patient safety at all times
EDUCATION AND LICENSURE REQUIREMENTS:
Graduation from an accredited school of nursing required.
Current RN license as required by Tennessee
One or more years of behavioral health nursing experience preferred.
CPR and de-escalation and restraint certification required (training available upon hire and offered by facility).
Licenses & Certifications
- Reg Nurse
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)