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RN Registered Nurse Psych - Hickory Trail Hospital - (122779)

Universal Health Services
Desoto, TX 75115
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  • Job Code
    122779
  • Jobs Rated
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Hickory Trail Hospitalis looking for a dynamicRegistered Nurse!If you havea desire to work in an engaging environment with a team of professionals dedicated to the healing and health of the patients we serve, we want to hear from you!

Hickory Trail Hospital is an 86-bed behavioral health facility located just south of Dallas has been providing quality health care to the residents of DFW since 1988. Hickory Trail Hospital provides inpatient and day treatment for children, adolescents, adults, and senior adults. Our professional staff individualizes care to uniquely fit the intensity and severity of each client's case and their family's needs. Because crisis occurs at all times of the day and night, our services are provided 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Our RN Staff Nurse provides professional nursing care in a manner consistent with the philosophy and objectives ofHickory Trail Hospital and the ANA Standards of Practice for Psychiatric Mental Health Care. Our RN Staff Nurse prescribes, coordinates, and delegates nursing care utilizing the nursing process, which is integrated into the multidisciplinary treatment team plan of care. This position is also accountable for assigned nursing care activities on a shift basis and is responsible for promoting and enhancing professional nursing practice on the unit. Our RN may also assume Charge Nurse responsibilities as required.

Hickory TrailsHospital offers comprehensive benefits for the Registered Nurse (RN) position, such as:

  • Challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Drug Plan
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • 401(K) with company match and discounted stock plan
  • Career development opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries

What do our current nurses value at UHS?

An environment that puts patient care first. One of the most rewarding aspects of working with UHS is providing excellent care, comfort, and security to the patients and families you treat, at their most vulnerable times. Having the opportunity to grow, learn, and advance in your career. There are very robust continuing education options and opportunities for leadership development within UHS. Supportive and responsive leadership. Competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package.

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 byFortune;ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 inForbesinaugural 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.

If you would like to learn more about thispositionplease contact Lori Loop, Nurse Recruiter at Lori.Loop@uhsinc.com.

Job Requirements

Education: Graduate of an accredited nursing program. BSN preferred.

Experience: One to threeyears minimumprior psychiatric experience in mental health nursing preferred.

Licensure:Licensure by the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners or Compact State Licensure as a Registered Nurse.

Shift: 12 hours - Per Diem

Knowledge:Must possess knowledge of general and psychiatric nursing processes, therapeutic relationships and processes, age specific growth and development, limit setting, crisis and behavior management. Must be flexible; may be required to work weekends andovertime.

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Posted: 2020-02-05 Expires: 2020-04-02

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