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SCL Health RN Charge Nurse West Pines in Wheat Ridge, Colorado

You.You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as an AcutePsychiatric Shift Specialty Coordinator / Charge Registered Nurse.Your compassion is tangible: patients feel it in the hand they hold.Families feel it in your prayers. Colleagues feel it in your support.You know how to stay organized and move fast. You thrive in fast-pacedenvironments and enjoy providing personalized patient care for a wide varietyof mental health conditions.You're great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the rightteam is invincible.Us.Conveniently located just west of Denver in Wheat Ridge, we offer completebehavioral health services for people who are experiencing addiction,substance use and mental health conditions. Our qualified medical and clinicalteams also offer treatment for people who are affected by both substance usedisorders and an emotional or psychiatric disorder. Our holistic approach totreatment focuses on our patients' physical, emotional, social, andspiritual well-being.West Pines Behavioral Health at Lutheran Medical Center is part of SCLHealth, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses onperson-centered care. Our tight knit team specializes in helping adults ages18 and older with psychiatric or addiction concerns.Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Ourgenerous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health ismore than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and socialwell-being. To that end, we've launched a Healthy Living program toaddress your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives,digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off.We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.We.Together we'll align mission and careers, values and workplace. We'llencourage joy and take pride in our integrity.We'll laugh at each other's jokes (even the bad ones). We'll helloand high five. We'll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value ofspirituality in healing.We're proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.Your day.As an Acute Psych SSC / Charge RN you need to know how to: Supervise and/or provide direct patient care. Assist and support staff inresponding to and problem solving situations related to patient/ familycomplaints, Physician concerns, risk management, associate safety, andHospital safety. Respond to patient emergencies as needed. Respond as the charge or leadperson for disasters. Collaborate with the staffing office and adjust numbers of staff for censuschanges during the shift. Communicate with the oncoming Charge Nurse about census, staffing,pending admissions and discharges, any problems she/ he needs to be awareof, and any patient information that will be helpful in making assignments. Support unit management team in managing department productivity/staffingand timekeeping, and coordinating unit activities. Perform evaluations, coaching and disciplinary actions as needed. Participate in hospital committees as unit representative as needed.Your experience.We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is whywe require: ASN / ADN from an accredited program with the ability to obtain your BSNfrom an accredited program within four (4) years of hire unless youpossess a minimum of fifteen (15) years of proven continuous RegisteredNurse experience in an acute care setting, required Current Colorado RN license or compact license with the ability to obtainColorado RN license, required Current BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart Association or theability to obtain within sixty (60) days of hire (with priorapproval), required (ACLS/NRP/PALS as appropriate for unit or service) Minimum of three (3) years of nursing experience, requiredYour next move.Now that you know more about being an Acute Psych SSC / Charge RN on ourteam we hope you'll j