Registered Nurse RN Electroconvulsive Therapy (ECT) PRN
Location:
Kansas City , Missouri
Posted:
November 22, 2017
Reference:
09727-49470
Research Psychiatric Center - Kansas City, MO

Registered Nurse (RN) - Electroconvulsive Therapy

At Research Psychiatric Center, above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of human life. Research Psychiatric Center has provided comprehensive behavioral health services for more than 25 years to teenagers, adults and seniors dealing with emotional disorders, mental illness and substance abuse.

Are you looking for a place to make a difference with a healthcare system that offers the best resources to not only the community, but also its employees? Apply here today!

ECT is a modern medical treatment for certain illnesses that have mental or emotional symptoms. This department has the opportunity to work with both inpatient and outpatient units, providing a great team environment. ECT is given by a treatment team of doctors, nurses, nursing assistants, and an anesthesiologist. The treatment is given at Research Psychiatric Center, in a specially-equipped area.

Top 3 reasons why employees love this department:
  1. Quality of care
  2. Patient Safety
  3. Compassion for our patients
Working on the ECT unit provides the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of our patients while working with a great team!

About Research Psychiatric Center:

Our mental health programs offer a complete range of acute inpatient, day treatment and community based outpatient behavioral healthcare. Our professional staff includes psychiatrists, psychologists, social workers and licensed professional counselors, all with special training to care for people with mental, emotional or behavioral disorders. We are dedicated to helping our patients find their path to recovery through therapy, counseling and other treatment methods. Our treatment plans are created to fit each patient's individual health needs.

Our 100 bed facility is fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations and from the State of Missouri. All hospital based services include full psychiatric, psychosocial and medical evaluations.

Learn more about working at Research Psychiatric Center: http://researchpsychiatriccenter.com/about/

Research Psychiatric Center is currently looking for a Registered Nurse - (RN) Electroconvulsive Therapy PRN

Responsibilities:
  • The role of the Registered Nurse is to perform patient care under the direction of the Nurse Manager / Chief Nursing Officer.
  • The Registered Nurse provides therapeutic and administrative services necessary for the care of the patient, and in support of the mission of Research Psychiatric Center.

Qualifications:
Qualifications:
  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with either an ADN or BSN degree.
  • Must hold a current license from the Missouri Board of Nursing.
  • BLS through AHA required upon hire
  • One to two years of experience in an inpatient psychiatric setting is preferred.

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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