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Psychiatric Nurse per diem RN

Sacramento, California
Job Type
15 Oct 2020
ResponsibilitiesUniversal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Heritage Oaks Hospital is part of the UHS family of providers. Located in the northern part of Sacramento, Heritage Oaks is a fully accredited 125-bed acute psychiatric facility offering a full range of individually tailored treatment services to adolescents, adults and senior adults. We are seeking talented individuals to join our energetic, compassionate team of behavioral health professionals in providing clinical excellence to our patients as they strive to meet their treatment goals and work towards an improved quality of life. We are currently considering candidates for our Registered Nurse position.The Nurse is responsible for ensuring coordinated delivery of patient care in accordance with the established standards of care, mental health practice and hospital policy, goals and objectives. This position is a member of the treatment team.EEO StatementAll UHS subsidiaries are committed to providing an environment of mutual respect where equal employment opportunities are available to all applicants and teammates. UHS subsidiaries are equal opportunity employers and as such, openly support and fully commit to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion and compensation of individuals without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity, and sexual orientation), genetic information, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. We believe that diversity and inclusion among our teammates is critical to our success.NoticeAt UHS and all our subsidiaries, our Human Resources departments and recruiters are here to help prospective candidates by matching skillset and experience with the best possible career path at UHS and our subsidiaries. We take pride in creating a highly efficient and best in class candidate experience. During the recruitment process, no recruiter or employee will request financial or personal information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank information, etc.) from you via email. The recruiters will not email you from a public webmail client like Hotmail, Gmail, Yahoo Mail, etc. If you are suspicious of a job posting or job-related email mentioning UHS or its subsidiaries, let us know by contacting us at: or 1-.QualificationsEducation: Graduate from an accredited school of professional nursing required. A Bachelor's degree is preferred or an equivalent combination of education and experience in psychiatric nursing management is acceptable.Experience: A minimum of two (2) years' experience in a psychiatric health-care facility preferred.Licensure: Currently licensed to practice by the California State Board of Nursing.Additional Requirements: Thorough knowledge of JCAHO, HCFA, OSHA requirements, and state regulatory requirements. Must pass a medication administration exam before administering medications. Also required is current CPR certification, successful completion of Handle With Care (HWC) and Verbal De-escalation training, as well as training in the appropriate use of seclusion and restraint prior to assisting in these procedures.
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  • Job Reference: 182897513-2
  • Date Posted: 15 October 2020
  • Recruiter: ABM Industries
  • Location: Sacramento, California
  • Salary: On Application
  • Job Type: Permanent