Texas Health Resources Registered Nurse II- Behavioral Health-FT Days in Texas

Qualifications/Duties:

Join a team where Helping Hands and Caring Hearts makes a difference! Texas Health Resources, One of FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to work for is dedicated to finding people to help us fulfill our commitment to make health care human again. We staff our exemplary hospital with health care professionals who approach every patient, every colleague, every physician and every family member with compassion. Come join us on our Journey as we rise to the next level.

Texas Health Recovery and Wellness Center in Mansfield is currently seeking a full time Registered Nurse to work days.

DAYS & HOURS: 7a-7p, Full time 36 hours

Minimum Education:

Graduate of a NLN (National League of Nursing) or CCNE (Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education) accredited nursing programs.

Associate Degree; BSN preferred.

RNs hired after January 2017 require completion of BSN within 2 years of start date.

Required Experience:

One year experience as a clinical nurse, or completion of an RN residency program.

Behavioral Health RN experience preferred*

License/Certification:

Current RN licensure or compact licensure recognized by the Texas Board of Nursing; Current AHA BLS at time of hire. CPI required within 30 days of hire. AHAFA - American Heart Associate First Aid Certification within 90 days of hire.

Required Skills:

A high degree of confidentiality, positive interpersonal skills, and ability to function in a fast-paced environment.

Responsibilities:

Actively incorporates the Quality Care Model into everyday nursing practice. Develops relationship centered professional encounters with patients and families by incorporating 8 caring factors - 40%

  1. Basic Human Needs - responds to others' priorities regarding safety, physical, psychological and social needs.

  2. Human Respect - honors worth of humans through unconditional acceptance.

  3. Appreciation of Unique Meanings - concerns with understanding frame of reference.

  4. Affiliation needs - Engages family/caregivers in healthcare situations.

  5. Mutual Problem Solving - professional behaviors that help patients and families understand how to confront, learn about, and think about their health and illness; involves a reciprocal, shared approaching with resulting decisions acceptable to involved parties.

  6. Attentive Reassurance - listens and concentrates on others. Is reliable, available and attentive.

  7. Encouraging Manner - the professional nurse communicates an attitude that is supportive, open, positive and tolerant.

  8. Healing environment - the professional nurse creates settings that provide privacy, safety, confidentiality and tranquility.

Entity Information:

The Texas Health Recovery and Wellness Center in Mansfield, Texas is an 80 bed residential treatment center for the treatment of addictions. The Texas Health Recovery and Wellness Center will have a twelve step focus and treat adults and adolescents. The Center will provide addiction treatment with a focus on wellness and will include yoga, meditation, Tai Chi, massage, water therapies in the swimming pool and extensive outdoor therapies.

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