Up to $10k Sign On Bonus: Psychiatric Registered Nurse, Thought Disorder Unit

  • Company: Hospital Corporation of America
  • Location: Richmond, Virginia
  • Posted: October 05, 2017
  • Reference ID: 00035-39446
Tucker Pavilion, at HCA Virginia's Chippenham Hospital, has been committed to the Behavioral Health needs of our community for over 100 years. We offer a full range of inpatient, outpatient and emergency services for children, adolescents, adults and geriatric patients in our newly renovated units.

Tucker Pavilion - The Leader in Behavioral Health:
  • Offering of care continuum - crisis team on site, inpatient/acute care for all ages, partial hospitalization for adolescents/adults
  • Use of audiovisual technology to offer Behavioral Health Needs assessments to HCA Virginia's Emergency Departments
  • Partnership with the community in offering a Crisis Triage Center
  • Injection of clinical pathways in programming
  • Diverse array of therapeutic offerings - yoga, 12 step support, NAMI peer support, spiritual, pet therapy, gym on site, and more
  • Quality focus with outcome measurements injected into clinical programming
  • Four Child Psychiatrists
  • Host site for Behavioral Health clinical nursing rotations
Thought Disorder Unit - Tucker 2 East:
  • 26 bed acute inpatient unit
  • Patient population consists of patients diagnosed with schizophrenia, schizoaffective disorder, post-traumatic stress disorder and bipolar disorder with psychotic features
  • Team nursing approach
  • Good work-life balance
  • Unit practice is "high touch" and "high tech", and multitasking with the ability to perform well under pressure

Qualifications:
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
  • Diploma or Associates Degree from an accredited nursing program (required)
  • BSN or current enrollment in a BSN program at an accredited school of Nursing (preferred)

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:
  • Licensed or eligible for licensure in the State of Virginia as a Registered Nurse (required)
  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required)

EXPERIENCE:
  • 1 year of nursing experience in a hospital or behavioral health setting (preferred)

HOURS:
  • Full Time
  • Day Shift
  • 64 hours per pay period (every two weeks)
  • Weekend & Holiday Rotations

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