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Nurse Manager - (13337)

Universal Health Services
SHIPPENSBURG, PA
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Nurse Manager - (13337)

Facility Name
Roxbury Treatment Center
Location
SHIPPENSBURG, PA 17257 US (Primary)
Career Area
Nursing
Category
Other
Job Description

Roxbury has been changing the lives of others for over 30 years! If you want to feel the accomplishment of helping others and want to make a difference, then you may be the talented team member we have been looking for. 

If you are a nurse with experience/interest in mental health care, here are just some of the benefits you could experience by joining Roxbury:

  • Friendly, team-oriented work environment
  • Competitive benefit and compensation package
  • Flexible schedule
  • Shift incentives
  • Educational assistance - including a great RN educational package
  • Referral Bonuses
  • Opportunity for advancement
  • Satisfaction in providing result-oriented care for your patients

 

Roxbury is a unique inpatient facility offering acute psychiatric, detoxification, and rehab services for adults. We also offer an inpatient psychiatric program for adolescents that is designed to treat youth ages 13-17 in a caring and nurturing environment. Our medical team is composed of board eligible/certified psychiatrists, PAs/CRNPs, and nurses that provide close medical monitoring and the highest quality of care to our patients.

We are currently recruiting an RN Nurse ManagerThis position helps lead all of our nursing and mental health staff on the acute psychiatric units, as well as the chemical dependency unit.  The Nurse Manager has 24 hour a day, seven days a week responsibility for treatment services provided by the nursing department. Primary responsibilities include: providing administrative management, training and supervision/evaluation of all nursing staff, house supervisors, and unit clerks (if applicable); prioritization and delegation of duties; staff scheduling; and performing direct patient care services in the Nursing capacity. This individual serves as a key member of hospital operational leadership and must work in cooperation with physician staff and other department managers.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

Job Requirements

Education:                             

Graduate of an accredited registered nursing program required, with a degree in psychiatric or mental health nursing or its equivalent preferred; or is qualified by education and experience in the care of the mentally ill. Prefer 3 years experience with a co-occurring population.

Knowledge:                            

Must possess knowledge of dual diagnosis/chemical dependency/mental health patients; age-specific patient issues, limit setting and behavior management, crisis prevention and intervention techniques; medical criteria for acceptance/exclusion of patients; all nursing knowledge and responsibilities for the sub-acute, residential, and hospital setting; working knowledge of infection control practices; knowledge and comprehension of regulatory agency standards (DOH, DPW, CMS, Joint Commission, etc.); staff development procedures and requirements; ability to communicate orally, telephonically, and in writing; working knowledge of computer systems and various software; must maintain certification CPR, Verbal De-Escalation, and Handle With Care. Must possess good interpersonal skills and the ability to be a team player. Good documentation, organization and time management skills are necessary. Must be effective in decision-making and problem solving.

Physical Requirements:         

Must have physical agility to manage patients. Push, pull and lift up to 40 pounds. Intermittent sitting, standing, walking, bending and stooping. Drug and alcohol free as evidenced by negative results of post-offer, pre-employment urine drug screen. The physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the primary functions.

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Posted: 2018-10-18 Expires: 2018-11-16

Universal Health Services

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