Are you looking for a rewarding career working with children?
If so, a Registered Nurse role at Garfield Park Behavioral Hospital may be the perfect fit for you! We are seeking compassionate healthcare professionals to add to our team.
A Career with Garfield Park Behavioral Hospital Offers…
- A rewarding career improving the lives of youth
- Resources of a large health system (UHS, Inc.)
- An engaged leadership team
- A commitment to patient safety
- Career advancement and mobility
- Competitive compensation & benefits packages
- And much more!
Garfield Park Behavioral Hospital is dedicated to providing behavioral health and psychiatric support to children and teens ages 3 to 17. Quality behavioral health is our passion. Improving the lives is our reward. We are working to improve lives and transform the delivery of healthcare.
The Registered Nurse at Garfield Park Hospital provides professional nursing care in a manner that is consistent with the philosophy and objectives of the Hospital. Registered Nurses prescribe, coordinate and delegate nursing care by integrating the nursing processes into our multidisciplinary treatment team’s plan of care. The Registered Nurse is responsible for assigned nursing care activities, maintaining all required records, and for promoting and enhancing professional nursing practices on the unit. A Registered Nurse may also assume Charge Nurse responsibilities as needed.
Education: Graduate from a professional nursing program required.
Experience: One year prior psychiatric/mental health nursing preferred.
Licensure/Certification: Licensed as a registered nurse in the State of Illinois required.
Knowledge: Possess knowledge of general and psychiatric nursing processes, therapeutic relationships and processes, age specific growth and development, limit setting, crisis and behavior management, and have CPR training. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action. Must be self-motivated, results-oriented individual who is customer focused. Bilingual (English/Spanish) candidates are a plus.
Electronic Medical Record
Arm Hand Steadiness
Conducting Physical Examinations