Universal 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. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.
New Things Happening at Chicago Children's Center, come join us and see for yourself. Chicago Children's Center for Behavioral Health is a proud member of UHS here in the city of Chicago. We value our relationships with our community. If you have a passion for behavioral health and working with children and adolescents then come see our opportunities.
The Registered Nurse (R.N.) assess, directs, delegates, coordinates and evaluates consumer care through collaborative efforts with health team members and in accordance with the nursing process and the standards of care and practices. The registered Nurse may serve as the administration's designee in supervisory capacity. Coordination of all staff assignments ensures that all consumers will receive optimal care and that the unit duties are completed. Maintains the unit safe, oversees the MHT. Responds and documents on all inquiry calls.
Chicago Children's seeks Experienced Registered Nurses for full time night shift. RN's with Behavioral Health, Psych experience encouraged to apply.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITY:
Knowledge of code procedures
Knowledge of psychiatric, medical and A.N.A. standards and nursing procedures that meet standards including State Nurse Practice Act and Code of Ethics
Knowledge of computers and various software programs
Knowledge of the federal, state and local laws that pertain to enquires right to privacy and confidentiality
Knowledge of legal obligations for reporting abuse and/or neglect
Knowledge of clinical and age appropriate behaviors
Knowledge of the Mental Health Code and Privacy Act
Knowledge of crisis intervention procedures
Knowledge of trauma informed care
Skill in organizing and prioritizing workloads to meet deadlines
Skill in telephone etiquette and paging procedures
Effective oral and written communication skills
Excellent time management skills
Strong customer service skills
Ability to adhere to safety policies and procedures
Ability to work as a team player
Ability to demonstrate tact, resourcefulness, patience and dedication
Ability to accept direction and adhere to policies and procedures
Ability to understand levels of crisis
Ability to tolerate ambiguity, uncertainty and change
Ability to use effective judgment and maintain confidentiality of information
Ability to recognize the importance of adapting to the various consumer age.