Catholic Health Initiatives RN Registered Nurse, 2 South Adult Psych/CD Ages 18 in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky
RN Registered Nurse, 2 South Adult Psych/CD Ages 18
This posting is for a Full Time day shift on 2 South. This position is every third weekend.
Our Lady of Peace recently celebrated being named one of the
Best Places to Work in Kentucky for 2016, 2017 and 2018! We are one of the
country’s largest private, non-profit psychiatric/mental health hospitals with
a total of 220 beds. The facility offers the most comprehensive array of psychiatric
treatment and substance abuse services in the state, including specialized
programs and services along the full
continuum of care, including inpatient, partial hospitalization and intensive
outpatient programming for all ages, including children, adolescents, and
adults. We offer competitive benefits for all FT or PT positions.
Your time at work should be fulfilling.
Rewarding. Inspiring. That’s what you’ll find when you join one of our
non-profit CHI facilities across the nation. You’ll find challenging,
rewarding work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as
you. Join us and together we’ll create healthier, stronger communities.
Imagine your career at Catholic Health Initiatives! at http://catholichealthinitiatives.org/find-a-career
2 South is an Adult Inpatient Unit (18 years and older) for
patients with Primary Substance Use disorder diagnosis. Some patients may
also have dual diagnosis, suicidality/depression, and/or other psychiatric
disorders or mental illness.
a Registered Nurse, you will be responsible for delivering the highest
quality patient care according to the specific orders of each patient’s
individual physician. This will involve, utilizing your knowledge and
skills to educate patients and their families on prevention and healthy
Additional responsibilities for this health care role include:
Monitoring patients’ conditions and assessing their needs
Collaborating with physicians and nurses to devise individualized care plans for patients
Administering patients’ medications and providing treatments according to physicians’ orders
Fostering a supportive and compassionate environment to care for patients and their families
We are looking for a responsible and compassionate Registered Nurse with top-notch clinical skills, a caring attitude, and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision. It is also important to display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to effectively educate patients and their families on the in-home healthcare process.
Additional requirements for this role include:
Current Registered Nurse (RN) license that allows you to practice in our state
Graduate of an accredited nursing program
Experience as a Registered Nurse preferred
Basic Life Support (BLS) required
Specialty certification (ex: CCRN, CNOR, CEN) preferred
Additional certification or licensure may be required for some specialty areas
Join us at Catholic Health Initiatives, and become a part of our faith-based health system.
Primary Location KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-OUR LADY OF PEACE-LOUISVILLE
Daily Schedule 7a-7p
Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72
Weekends Required Occasional
Req ID: 2018-R0170419
We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.