Rush University Medical Center Registered Nurse 2- 8 N JRB (Affective Disorders) FT- Nights in Chicago, Illinois

Job Description:

Are you an RN passionate about bringing your Psychiatric interest to an established unit at a leading academic medical center?

If so, you may be the right candidate for our Registered Nurse position on our Mood Disorders Unit!

Position Highlights:

  • Unit is an intensive therapeutic environment devoted to acutely ill adult patients with mood disorders

  • Patients participate in a substantive group psychotherapy program and individual therapy sessions

  • Offers team of mental health experts with specialized expertise in mood disorders

  • 18 bed unit offers a comfortable, inviting atmosphere

  • Position is Nights(11P-7:30A)

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Position Responsibilities:

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  • Contribute RN knowledge in treatment planning, med mgmt, psychotherapy, cognitive therapy

  • Work with referring providers and communicate effectively with patients’ family members and friends

  • Provide discharge education and planning to help patients develop transition plans

Position Qualifications Include_: _

  • Current IL Registered Nurse Licensure

  • Bachelor's degree required; Master's degree preferred

  • Minimum of 1-2 years of nursing experience

  • Clinical inpatient Adult Psych experience strongly preferred

  • Analytical ability and excellent communication skills

  • RN supervisory experience preferred.

Company Highlights:

  • Rush University Medical Center is a four- time Magnet facility located in Chicago, ILwww.rush.edu

  • Leading academic medical center, acute care hospital w/ 676 licensed beds

  • Excellent benefits including tuition assistance.

Rush University Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages all applicants to apply regardless of age, race, sex, religion, color, national origin, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, marital or parental status, ancestry, citizenship status, pregnancy or other reason prohibited by law.**LLI-I-SK1 **

Job Title: Registered Nurse 2- 8 N JRB (Affective Disorders) FT- Nights

Department: JRB 8 NORTH

Shift: 3rd

Full/Part: Active Regular FT (72 to 80 hours per pay period)

Specialty: Adult Psychiatry

Job Number: 2016-2803