Catholic Health Initiatives RN Registered Nurse, 3 North Adolescents Ages 12-18 in LOUISVILLE, Kentucky

RN Registered Nurse, 3 North Adolescents Ages 12-18

Description

Our Lady of Peace is currently hiring for a Full-time Day Shift RN on 3 North.

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.

This position is every 3rd weekend coverage

3 North works with pediatric/adolescents from 12-18. These

patients have behavioral issues, such as high aggression, risk for suicide, or

an intellectual developmental delay.

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.

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Primary Location KENTUCKY-LOUISVILLE-OUR LADY OF PEACE-LOUISVILLE

Daily Schedule Days 7a-7p

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0170079

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.