Registered Nurse - Behavioral Health
Posted on: January 13, 2022
We Are Hiring:** Sign On Bonus Available**** Up to $20,000
Sign-On Bonus**$12,000 Sign-On Bonus for Part-Time
- $20,000 Sign-On Bonus -3 years of experience required
The Behavioral Health Unit at Ascension Borgess is looking to fill
a full time, night shift RN position.
Will or may float to Psychiatric Emergency and Trauma Center OR
float to Behavioral Health Department.Will train in all Behavioral
Health Areas which include Psychiatric Emergency, Adult, and
Full time. 36 hours a week.
Day shift. 7:00 p.m. - 7:30 a.m.
Every third weekend. Holidays per department rotation.What You Will
Do:Provide professional nursing care within Borgess Medical Center.
The practice of professional nursing is the systematic application
of specialized knowledge and skill, derived from the biological,
physical, and behavioral sciences to the care, treatment, counsel
and health teaching of individuals who are experiencing changes in
normal health processes or who require assistance in the
maintenance of health and the prevention or management of illness,
injury or disability and demonstrates this through the application
of the Standards of Clinical Nursing Practice and
Standards of Professional Performance defined by the American
Nurses Association. Recognize that each patient is a unique
individual and has the right to quality nursing care that ensures
mutual goal setting between the Registered Nurse and the patient
and assures patient rights and privacy are protected. Recognizing
personal, interpersonal, and social systems, the nursing process
facilitates the promotion, maintenance and restoration of an
individual s health, incorporating knowledge of growth and
development through the life span.
- In collaboration with the patient and/or family, and healthcare
- particpate in open discussion to identify mutual goals based on
the nursing assessment and nursing diagnosis.
- Diagnose, treat and evaluate the human response to actual or
potential health problems/needs.
- Evaluate the outcomes of the nursing plan of care and revises
it as necessary.
- Assess, detect, monitor and attempt to prevent complications
associated with health situations or treatment plans.
- Implement physicians' orders using nursing judgment through
nursing interventions and coordination of others to do the
- Notify the physician of patient condition and response to
nursing intervention appropriately and document this action.
- Responsible for delegation to other licensed and unlicensed
care providers based on clinical nursing judgment and skill of the
- The above is intended to describe the general content of and
requirements for the performance of this job. It is not to be
construed as an exhaustive statement of duties, responsibilities or
requirements.What You Will Need:Licensure / Certification /
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job
transfer date required.
- Finger Printing obtained prior to hire date or job transfer
- Licensed Registered Nurse obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of
hire date or job transfer date required.Education:
- The Registered Nurse must have an Associates of Applied Science
in Nursing (AAS) Degree or Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) or
RN Diploma at start date required.
- BSN is required within six (6) years of start date. Incumbents
hired into position prior to 1/1/2015 are grandfathered with their
existing educational degrees.Additional Preferences:No additional
preferences.Why Join Our Team:Ascension Michigan employs over
20,000 compassionate caregivers across 16 hospitals and hundreds of
related healthcare facilities. Our care teams are dedicated to
providing spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and
improves the health of the communities we serve. We provide
generous paid time off for work-life balance, a collaborative work
environment, professional development opportunities and more to
help our associates flourish personally and professionally. If you
are looking for a rewarding career in healthcare, we invite you to
When you join Ascension, 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. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. 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 Borgess is an equal
opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all
associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion,
national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation,
age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data,
or other legally protected status.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the "EEO is the Law" poster:
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Please 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
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