We are looking for RNs to work in one of our Behavior Health units.
Baylor Scott & White Medical Center Temple TX
+ 24 bed Acute Care Stabilization Unit
+ RN/Patient ratio 1/6
+ Night Shift available 7pm-7am
The Registered Nurse (RN) exhibits and executes Baylor Scott & White Health's (BSWH) Values & Behaviors in delivering and coordinating patient care. Utilizing the BSWH nursing professional practice model, the RN is a licensed professional who is responsible for using clinical reasoning, developing, implementing and evaluating the nursing plan of care, managing both emotional and physical patients, assessing patient and family level of understanding to provide effective communication and education, working collaboratively with medical staff and providing quality care in a compassionate and professional manner.
Our Behavioral Health RNs help treat patients for a wide range of disorders and provide care during partial hospitalization for serious psychiatric symptoms, intensive outpatient treatment and/or treatment for addictive disorders. Our Behavioral Health RNs routinely assess the patient's physiologic and/or psychosocial health status, formulate the plan of care, establish priorities necessary to achieve expected outcomes, and collaborate with other care team members in planning and carrying out treatment regimens. Our Behavioral Health RNs may also administer medications and participate in patient and family education.
Ideal Behavioral Health RN candidates will have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to handle a chaotic situation in a calm and rational manner.
+ Location/Facility - Baylor Scott & White Medical Center Temple TX
For more information on the facility, please click our Locations link.
+ Specialty/Department/Practice - Behavioral Health
+ Shift/Schedule -Night Shift 7p-7a
+ Benefits - Our competitive benefits package includes*:
Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nation's exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, it's accepting a calling!
+ Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) required
+ RN license required
+ Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required
1 Year of RN experience required
Experience in mental health, emergency department or acute care highly preferred
Note: If you have less than 6 months of experience, we recommend that you apply to our nursing internship program. Internships are available for new graduates and experienced nurses in a variety of specialties. New classes begin in January, June, and September.
As a health care system committed to improving the health of those we serve, we are asking our employees to model the same behaviors that we promote to our patients. As of January 1, 2012, Baylor Scott & White Health no longer hires individuals who use nicotine products.
We are an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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