HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN Psychiatric (Psych) in Walterboro, South Carolina

/ Colleton Medical Center // is proud to be the leader of healthcare services to Colleton and the surrounding counties. Our 135 bed facility is able to provide the most comprehensive care to improve the health of our community, and we have been serving the community for over half a century. We are fully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations (JCAHO) and offer a full-range of diagnostic, therapeutic, emergency and surgical services. / / /

We are searching for a Registered Nurse (RN) for our Behavioral Health / Psychiatric Unit. The Behavioral Health / Psychiatric Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible to the Nursing Director/Charge Nurse for the delivery of quality patient care utilizing the nursing process. The Behavioral Health / Psychiatric Registered Nurse (RN) will apply nursing knowledge derived from education and experience as foundation for patient care, communication, and documentation on the unit.

Essential Core Functions: * Provide quality patient care, in keeping with the philosophy and objectives of the hospital and department.

  • Maintain and support the standards of nursing care and practice in order to meet the health care needs of patients, their families and the community.

  • Prescribes, delegates and coordinates all nursing care provided to assigned patients and is responsible for meeting all standards associated with performance, nursing practice and nursing care.

We offer you a generous compensation package including: competitive pay, paid time off, 401k, medical, dental vision and life insurance, tuition reimbursement, employee stock purchase plan and much more.

Licensure/Certification/Registration:

Most possess a current license as a registered Nurse to practice in the State of South Carolina.

BLS – Healthcare provider on hire (American Hear Association)

CPI- must be completed within 90 days of hire and then every calendar year.

Education:RN Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

*Experience:* Experience in Behavioral Health preferred. *Special qualifications:* Effective communication skills; both orally and written. Computer skills needed. Ability to manage a team and work with others within a team to ensure quality patient care. Strong problem solving skills.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: RN Psychiatric (Psych)

Location: South Carolina-Walterboro-Colleton Medical Center-Walterboro

Requisition ID: 00391-20345