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Company: San Jose Behavioral Health
Location: San Jose
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

_*Come join the nursing team at San Jose Behavioral Health and Make A Difference every day!*_* _*FLEXIBLE SCHEDULING AVAILABLE*_
* _*53 bed EXPANSION - OPENING SOON!*_ San Jose Behavioral Health is an 80-bed inpatient mental health facility in northern California where adults and adolescents can receive comprehensive inpatient treatment for a range of behavioral and mental health disorders. Conveniently located in the heart of San Jose the hospital is easily accessible to residents in Santa Clara County, San Mateo County, and Alameda County. The Hospital campus is situated amid gently rolling hills and features serene views of beautiful natural surroundings. San Jose Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive package of benefits for our nurses. Current benefits include: * *Competitive hourly rate with shift differential available*
* *SIGN- ON BONUS for FT commitment*
* *Referral Bonus*
* *Flexible Schedules*
* Major Group Health Insurance (Medical, Dental, Vision)
* 401(k) plan
* Excellent training program
* Free Parking *Available Shifts and Hours* We have full-time and part-time staff RN positions available for Days, Evenings, Nights and Weekend shifts. We offer 8 hour shift schedules!*LICENSES/DESIGNATIONS/CERTIFICATIONS: ** Current California Nursing license as required by state.
* CPR and de-escalation and restraint certification required (training available upon hire and offered by facility).
* First aid may be required based on state or facility requirements. *ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: ** Provide and coordinate care by assessing physical and behavioral health needs of patient, develop and implement nursing care plans, maintain medical records and educate patients and their families about various physical and behavioral health conditions.
* Provide nursing care and services within the standards and scope of nursing practice as defined within the state Nurse Practice Act regulations, policies, procedures and protocols, as well as facility and corporate policies and procedures.
* Ensure physician's orders are legible if taken verbally and transcribed appropriately per policy and procedure.
* Ensure patient's status is assessed on an ongoing basis and pertinent information gathered is documented.
* Collaborate with others to ensure that all patients' physical, biopsychosocial, age, developmental and cultural needs are met and when they are not met, acknowledges and works to resolve customer complaints.
* Notify physician of significant changes in status such as difficulties with detox, medical emergency or change in medical status regarding response to medications, etc.
* Ensure nursing treatment plans are specific to assessed needs and initial treatment plan is completed upon admission.
* Demonstrate knowledge and utilization of universal precautions in providing direct patient care.
* Accurately administer medications per ordered note and document accurate count of controlled substance medication administration on required documents.
* Responsible for completing admission and discharge processed efficiently and accurately as directed.
* Exhibit therapeutic rapport with patients by maintaining professional boundaries, being respectful to personal space, giving patient direct attention and maintaining rational detachment.
* Provide direction or coordinate the activities of the unit as directed.
* Communicate therapeutically and professionally with patients, visitors, coworkers and others involved in patient treatment in an effective manner. Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, PRN Pay: $50.00 - $61.00 per hour Benefits:
* 401(k)
* 401(k) matching
* Dental insurance
* Flexible schedule
* Health insurance
* Referral program
* Vision insurance
Medical specialties:
* Psychiatry
Physical setting:
* Acute care
* Inpatient
Standard shift:
* Day shift
* Evening shift
* Night shift
Supplemental schedule:
* Holidays
Weekly schedule:
* 5x8 Application Question(s):
* We offer 8 hours shifts, are you looking for day, evening, or night shifts?
* Do you have any salary expectations? If so, please list your expected hourly rate
* What is your RN License number?
* Do you have any behavioral health experience? Work Location: One location

Keywords: San Jose Behavioral Health, San Jose , RN, Healthcare , San Jose, California

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