Truman Medical Centers Clinical Nurse RN - Geripsyche (fulltime nights) in Kansas City, Missouri

Clinical Nurse RN - Geripsyche (fulltime nights)

Tracking Code

13303-124

Job Description

Truman Medical Centers, a two-hospital, 600-bed, not-for-profit healthcare system, is the largest and most comprehensive safety net healthcare provider in Jackson County and Kansas City, Mo. TMC serves as the pri­mary teaching hospital for the University of Missouri-Kansas City Schools of Medicine, Nursing, Dentistry and Pharmacy.

Our Hospital Hill campus is located in the UMKC Health Sciences District: a premier academic health district engaging in cutting-edge biomedical research and entrepreneurship, delivering state-of-the science health care, and educating the next generation of health care professionals. Recognized as a critical area resource for advanced specialized healthcare, TMC is constantly working to deliver the best pos­sible medical care for our patients. Quality, innovation, team­work and attention to detail are at the heart of all we do. TMC’s tagline is: “Better. For Everyone.” It is a simple state­ment, but it has profound significance. It is what we stand for, it is the focus of our work, and it is our promise to our patients.

Did you know working at TMC qualifies for a federal loan forgiveness program that can pay off up to 85% of your outstanding federal student loans? To be eligible you must be full time status (at least 32 hours per week) RN or APRN and commit to working for 2 or 3 years? See the link below for more details.

http://www.hrsa.gov/loanscholarships/repayment/nursing/

The Psychiatric Registered Nurse RN provides services in behavioral health inpatient, emergency and clinic settings. Provides care patients with acute, chronic, and/or terminal illnesses. Performs an assessment based on the patient’s diagnosis, reason for entry into the system, and care needs. Utilizes the nursing process to plan, perform, delegate, and evaluate the delivery of nursing care. Other duties include interdisciplinary team involvement, committees, program evaluations, research, education, and the supervision of students. Performs duties within the scope of the Missouri Nurse Practice Act and established organizational and regulatory requirements.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing, or an ADN with 1 year of RN experience.

  • Current state of Missouri license as a Registered Nurse.

  • Current BCLS.

Preferred Qualifications

  • RN Specialty Certification.

  • Experience in Behavioral Health.

Job Location

Lakewood - Kansas City, Missouri, United States

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular

Shift Schedule

7:00PM - 7:30AM