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

Description

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.

Job Responsibilities

As

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

habits.

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

Qualifications

Job Requirements

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.

Job RN

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.