Company: Ascension Health
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
Sign-On Bonus Available: This role is eligible for a $10,000
sign-on bonus provided you successfully complete all pre-employment
requirements subject to the terms and conditions of the offer and
meet the minimum eligibility requirements. Former associates of six
months or less are not eligible. Six months of experience required
Title: RN-Behavioral Health
Department: Psychiatric Nursing
Schedule: Full Time Nights, 7:00pm - 7:30am
Hospital: Ascension Presence St Mary Kankakee
Location: Kankakee, IL 500 West Court St
Since 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 required.
+ Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing
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
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"
is the Law Poster SupplementPlease note that Ascension will make an
offer of employment only to 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 from applicants.
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