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Registered Nurse Geriatric Psych - Sign On Bonus

Company: Mission Hospital
Location: Hickory
Posted on: September 7, 2021

Job Description:

Overview

Do you want to be appreciated daily? Our nurses are celebrated for being on the front line, empathetic for patients. At Mission Health, our nurses set us apart from any other healthcare provider. We are seeking a Geriatric Psychiatric Registered Nurse to join our healthcare family.

 

This is a full-time, night shift position on the Geriatric Psych unit.

 

Eligible for $10,000 sign-on bonus for full-time offers accepted by 09/30/2021. Payout is in the first paycheck with a 2 year commitment to Mission Health

 

Only new hires eligible for sign-on bonus; prior employees have to be separated from Mission for at least 1 year to be re-eligible for sign-on bonus. 

Current HCA employees and those employed by HCA anytime in the last 1 year are not eligible to receive the sign on bonus

 

 

The Geriatric Behavioral Health Nursing Unit at Mission Hospital is a 9-bed nursing unit that serves individuals who are aging; patients who are aged 65+ and who have mental illness such as dementia, Alzheimer's or any other mental illness and who may be experiencing exacerbations of their illness. Nurses seeking to work on this unit and with this patient population are most successful when coming to the unit with a solid foundation of medical nursing skills already in place, as many of our patients may also be experiencing medically-complex issues and multiple co-morbidities.  Nurses working on this unit have an exciting opportunity to balance the use of their medical skills with their behavioral health nursing skills to provide the utmost in compassionate care to this often-vulnerable patient population. 

 

Benefits
 

We are committed to providing benefits that matter to nurses. At Mission Health, our benefits package offers eligible colleagues an attractive package that includes medical, wellbeing, dental and vision benefits along with some unique benefits including:

 

·      Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Flexible Spending

·      Paid Time Off (PTO) and Personal Leave

·      401k retirement plan

·      Identify Theft Protection

·      Pet Insurance

·      Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)

·      Short Term & Long Term Disability coverage

·      Tuition reimbursement

·      Student loan assistance program

·      Employee discount program and lots more!

 

At Mission Health, our nurses play a vital part. We know that every nurse’s path and purpose is unique. Do you want to create your own personal career path in nursing? HCA Healthcare is your career destination! Our scale makes it possible for nurses to create the career path that fits their life – for life – and empowers their passion for patient care. Apply today for our Geriatric Psych Registered Nurse opportunity.

 

Job Summary and Qualifications:

  • Provides leadership which facilitates the delivery of professional nursing care for the comfort and well-being of patients.
  • Utilizes the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation, to provide, delegate, supervise and document care and teaching of patients and family.
  • Implements medically prescribed interventions.

 

What qualifications you will need:

  • Required Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Effective 3/1/18 Bachelor of Science in Nursing OR enroll in a BSN or advanced degree program within 6 months AND obtain a BSN within 4 years of hire date into RN position. Previous signed BSN commitment letter OR grandfathering will be accepted between departments and Mission Health entities. Exemptions may be approved with CNO System Council approval.

  • Required License or Certifications: Must have and maintain current licensure as registered nurse with the North Carolina Board of Nursing. eNLC (Enhanced Nurse License Compact) license may apply, licensee should confirm with NCBON Certificate: BLS Healthcare Provider.

  • Required Experience: One-year hospital nursing experience required for Registered Nurse positions, please see Preferred Experience for additional department-specific experience needed for this position.

  • Preferred Experience: Prior experience in behavioral health nursing

 

Mission Health, an operating division of HCA Healthcare, is based in Asheville, North Carolina, and is the state’s sixth largest health system. Mission Health is consistently named one of the nation’s Top 15 Health Systems by IBM Watson Health and is the only health system in North Carolina to achieve this recognition. Mission Health operates six hospitals, numerous outpatient and surgery centers, post-acute care provider CarePartners, long-term acute care provider Asheville Specialty Hospital and the region’s only dedicated Level II trauma center. With approximately 12,000 colleagues and 2,000 volunteers, Mission Health is dedicated to improving the health and wellness of the people of western North Carolina.

 

HCA Healthcare has been named one of the World's Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute for over a decade.  In recent years, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

 

"The great hospitals will always put the patient and the patient's family first, and the really great institutions will provide care with warmth, compassion, and dignity for the individual."

- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr. HCA Healthcare Co-Founder

 

Join a family that cares about every stage in your career! We are interviewing candidates for our

Geriatric Psych Registered Nurse opening. Apply today and a member of our Talent Acquisition team will reach out.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

 

Keywords: Mission Hospital, Hickory , Registered Nurse Geriatric Psych - Sign On Bonus, Other , Hickory, North Carolina

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