Registered Nurse- NW- Behavioral Health- PRN

LifeBridge Health, Inc. Randallstown, MD
Behavioral Health and 4C provide general, acute care for inpatient adults who may be suffering for mental or behavioral health issues. The 4C unit has a capacity of 14 beds, while the BHU census capacity is 23 beds. Patients in these units may have be depressed, schizophrenic, or struggle with substance abuse or a mood disorder. In addition to the BHU and 4C, staff works in a 6-bed area of the ER, referred to as the Psych West Pod, which can house adults, adolescents or children. The majority of nursing staff in this area cross train to all three areas. Staff members in these areas must be positive and outgoing, and must utilize strong organizational and leadership skills to assess patient status.

Provides safe, age-appropriate patient care, and function as advisor, resource, for patients and their families as a member of the patient care team.

Requirements: Formal working knowledge; equivalent to an Associate's degree (2 years college); requires knowledge of a specialized field. Bachelor's of Nursing, preferred.; Bachelor's of Nursing, preferred; BSN's from CCNE accredited schools. Less than one year experience.

Facility:Part of LifeBridge Health, Northwest Hospital in Randallstown, Maryland, is a recognized leader in clinical quality and customer care from the northwest Baltimore area to the entire state of Maryland. Northwest's patient-centered philosophy is reflected by its friendly employees, user-friendly hospital design and culture of excellence. Northwest Hospital is a smoke-free workplace and an M/F/PV/IWD employer.Requisition Number:45660Department:Behavioral Health - 8450Schedule:PRNShift:Day shiftHours: