Posted on: June 23, 2022
We Are Hiring:Ascension MERCY MEDICAL CENTER is looking for a
compassionate, energetic RN-Registered Nurse in our
Child/Adolescent Behavioral Health unit.Title: RN-Behavioral
HealthDepartment: Psychiatric NursingSchedule:PRN Role, rotating
weekend and holiday requirment (some rotation on shifts may be
required.)Hospital: Ascension Presence St Mary KankakeeLocation:
Kankakee, IL 500 West Court StSince 1897, Ascension St. Mary's
Hospital Kankakee has brought compassionate, community-minded care
to Kankakee and the south suburbs. We provide award-winning
services for both primary and specialty care, including our
nationally recognized peritoneal dialysis unit - one of only 91 in
the country. Our 182-bed acute care facility includes a certified
Level II Emergency/Trauma Center, as well as a state-of-the-art
Family Birthing Center for new and expectant parents.What You Will
Do:Provide direct patient care to behavioral health patients in
accordance with the established policies and procedures of the
- Perform initial and on-going bio-psychosocial assessments
according to accepted standards of nursing practice.
- Develop a nursing plan of care consistent with the master
- Participate in treatment team conferences to assist in planning
and revising goals, objectives and interventions appropriate to the
age-related and problem-specific needs of each patient.
- Implement nursing plan of care for assigned patients and
conducts and/or co-leads group therapy sessions for patients.
- Evaluate patient's response to interventions and revises
nursing plan of care as needed.
- Collaborate with the treatment team to revise goals, objectives
and interventions appropriate to the changes in patient status.What
You Will Need:Licensure / Certification / Registration:
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date
- Registered Nurse credentialed from the Illinois Board of
Nursing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date
- Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing
required.Additional Preferences:No additional preferences.Why Join
Our Team:Ascension Illinois, one of the largest health systems in
Illinois, with 15 hospitals and over 150 sites of care, serves over
6.6 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area. A career at
Ascension means you join a team of over 150,000 individuals across
the country committed to a Mission of serving others and providing
compassionate, personalized care to all.
Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career
coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and
tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path.
If you are looking for a career where you can grow and make a
difference in your community, we invite you to join our team
today.Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:Ascension will provide
equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and
applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion,
national origin, citizenship, gender, sexual orientation, gender
identification or expression, age, disability, marital status,
amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally
protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with
applicable federal, state and local laws.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
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individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information
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