Registered Nurse (Nights)
Company: West Pines Behavioral Health
Location: Wheat Ridge
Posted on: May 16, 2022
To show our commitment to you and to assist with your transition
into our organization, we will also offer up to a $15,000 sign-on
and $5,000 in relocation assistance for experienced RNs.
You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as an
Acute Psychiatric Registered Nurse.
Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they
hold. Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your
You know how to stay organized and move fast. You thrive in
fast-paced environments and enjoy providing personalized patient
care for a wide variety of mental health conditions.
Youre great at what you do, but you want to be part of something
even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be
strong, the right team is invincible.
Conveniently located just west of Denver in Wheat Ridge, we offer
complete behavioral health services for people who are experiencing
addiction, substance use and mental health conditions. Our
qualified medical and clinical teams also offer treatment for
people who are affected by both substance use disorders and an
emotional or psychiatric disorder. Our holistic approach to
treatment focuses on our patients physical, emotional, social, and
West Pines Behavioral Health at Lutheran Medical Center is part of
SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that
focuses on person-centered care. Our tight knit team specializes in
helping adults ages 18 and older with psychiatric or addiction
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your
family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision
coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it
encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weve
launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health.
Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools,
tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also
offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace. Well
encourage joy and take pride in our integrity.
Well laugh at each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello and
high five. Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of
spirituality in healing.
Were proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to
As an Acute Psychiatric RN you need to know how to:
- Recognize and address patients psychological and physical
- Foster continuity and quality of care with the best interest
and well-being of patients and their families in mind
- Assess a patients medical status upon admission
- Assist in developing individualized treatment plans
- Comply with evaluation, treatment and documentation
- Oversee care delivered by LPNs and/or CNAs
We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which
is why we require:
- ASN / ADN from an accredited program with the ability to obtain
your BSN from an accredited program within four (4) years of hire
unless you possess a minimum of fifteen (15) years of proven
continuous Registered Nurse experience in an acute care setting,
- Current Colorado RN license or compact license with the ability
to obtain Colorado RN license, required
- Current BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart
Association or the ability to obtain within sixty (60) days of hire
(with prior approval), required (ACLS/NRP/PALS as appropriate for
unit or service)
- At least one (1) year of nursing experience in a comparable
setting, highly preferred
Are you a New Grad RN? Lutheran Medical Center offers new graduate
residency programs to help provide you with additional support as
you begin your nursing career with us. Check out our New Grad
Featured Job section of our careers website to keep informed on
which programs are currently accepting applications.
Your next move.
Now that you know more about being an Acute Psych RN on our team we
hope youll join us. At SCL Health youll reaffirm every day how much
you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first
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