Registered Nurse – Behavioral Health Full Time (Nights) -Sign On Bonus Eligible

Frye Regional Medical Center

As a part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare, our community hospital is being supported with more resources than ever before. Duke LifePoint combines Duke University Health System’s unparalleled expertise in clinical excellence, quality and patient safety with LifePoint Health’s financial resources and extensive operational experience – making our hospital even stronger. 
Duke LifePoint Healthcare’s pledge to our hospital and the communities we serve is quality, expertise and commitment.

  • Quality is the cornerstone of Duke LifePoint, and it is the central focus of everything the organization and our hospital strive to achieve. 
  • Duke LifePoint pledges to bring a wealth of expertise and resources to strengthen the already excellent care our hospital delivers. 
  • And, Duke LifePoint’s commitment is to work collaboratively with our hospital to make our community healthier by strengthening local healthcare delivery for the future.  

For more information about Duke LifePoint, visit www.dukelifepointhealthcare.com. 

 

Frye Regional Medical Center’s South Campus is an 81-bed behavioral health hospital providing crisis stabilization for adults who suffer from emotional, behavioral and addictive difficulties.

 

 

POSITION SUMMARY OF MAJOR ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Charge nurse responsibilities
  • Direct nurse/patient care duties, therapy procedures, techniques, or patient care
  • Medication administration and monitoring
  • Treatment team responsibilities
  • Assistance with  performance of special procedures, techniques, or patient care
  • Patient and family teaching, counseling and therapeutic intervention
  • Student and staff orientation and mentoring
  • Nursing care planning and management.
  • Attendance Policy
  • Communications
  • Adherence to all core measure initiatives, patient safety goals, and NQF Safe Practices

SUPERVISION

Supervised By:     Clinical Director of Nursing or designee
Supervises:            LPN, MHT/C.N.A.

 

REQUIREMENTS, CERTIFICATIONS & LICENSURES

  • Current Registered Nurse License
  • CPR Certified

MINIMUM EXPERIENCE

  • Prior Med Surg. and/or Psych experience preferred
  • No previous experience required. 
    • Given training and on-the-job experience incumbent should be proficient in the basic aspects of the job within 3 months.

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