Responsible for collaborating with the physician and inter-disciplinary treatment team in the delivery of psychiatric in-patient care, utilizing the nursing process to facilitate the delivery of the care. Must demonstrate commitment to the customer service process in all interactions and in performing all job duties. Performs duties in a manner to promote quality patient care and customer service/satisfaction, while promoting safety, cost efficiency, and a commitment to the Mission of VBHS. Under minimal supervision, provides nursing care for a group of patients assigned to the nurse based on matching the patients' needs with the nurse' competencies. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned.
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Graduate of accredited school of nursing. Must be currently licensed as a Register Nurse in the State of Texas
PREFERRED EDUCATION : Bachelors Degree
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE : 2 years in psychiatric facility for Behavorial Health
REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE : Possession of current Texas State License for Registered Nurse
REQUIRED COURSES/COMPLETIONS (e.g., CPR): BLS required within 10 days of hire or transfer into unit.
Primary Location: Harlingen, Texas
Facility: Valley Baptist Medical Center - Harlingen
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Days
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