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ADMISSIONS RN (Thurs - Sat) - (119827)

Universal Health Services
Austin, TX 78701
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    119827

One of the nations largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

AUSTIN OAKS HOSPITALis currently seeking a fulltimeAdmissions RN, Thursday - Saturday ( 7p-7a ).

AUSTIN OAKS HOSPITAL provides acute inpatient psychiatric services for Adults, Adolescents, and Children. Austin Oaks Hospital is located in South Austin and offers competitive wages, shift differential, paid time off, extended leave, 401k, and medical benefits. Parking and cafeteria on-site.

Registered Nurse (RN) key responsibilities include but not limited to:

Responds to incoming calls to the hospital to accommodate coordination for referrals/admissions. Will provide assessment of patients psychiatric and medical status.

Responsible for making sure all inquiries, referrals, and admissions are documented accurately in the computer system and that notes regarding referrals and upcoming admissions are documented on proper forms.

Responsible to ensure all referral patient medical record information is completed and nursing and clinical staff are adequately apprised of the patients condition/history.

Responsible to ensure referral material is copied/distributed and prepared in unit charts as required.

To assess, direct and intervene in crisis situations.

To provide leadership and direction to mental health technicians.

To contribute to treatment plan as a member of interdisciplinary team.

To administer medication and medical treatment as prescribed by Physician.

To provide and direct milieu management.

To document nursing care, treatment and patients response to treatment.

To provide health education to patients and families.

To maintain confidentiality of patients medical records.

Must be able to communicate with sensitivity to growth, development, and cultural issues.

To attend mandatory training and in-services.

Austin Oaks Hospital is located in South Austin 10 minutes from downtown. We offer competitive wages, shift differential, paid time off, extended leave, 401k, and medical benefits. Parking and cafeteria on-site.

We are looking for experienced professionals to join us in being a community partner for mental health. If you are a dedicated, hardworking individual who wants to make a positive difference in the lives of our patients, please visit our website to complete an online application at www.austinoakshospital.com

Job Requirements

Education: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with a Bachelor's Degree.

Experience: Experience in a psychiatric health-care facility preferred.

Licensure: Currently licensed to practice by the Texas State Board of Nursing. Valid driver's license preferred.

Additional Requirements: CPR certification and successful completion of the hospital's designated behavioral and physical management training program including de-escalation and appropriate use of seclusion and restraint required prior to assisting in the procedures. May be required to workflexible hours.

Posted: 2020-01-16 Expires: 2020-04-02

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ADMISSIONS RN (Thurs - Sat) - (119827)

Universal Health Services
Austin, TX 78701

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