One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
AUSTIN LAKES HOSPITAL is seeking a dynamic and talented Registered Nurse.
Located in the heart of vibrant Austin, Texas, 58-bed Austin Lakes Hospital offers a continuum of psychiatric services for adults 18 and up with acute mental health needs in a confidential, caring environment that promotes crisis resolution, positive self-awareness, personal growth and problem solving skills. The cornerstone of our treatment rests on exceptional mental health services and clinical excellence. Our continuum of care includes inpatient and outpatient psychiatric services to stabilize symptoms of depression, anxiety and other behavioral health disorders.
Position Schedule: 7a - 7p; Tue, Wed, Thu.
Key Responsibilities include:
Provide assessment of patients' psychiatric and medical status.
Administer medication and medical treatment as prescribed by physician.
Participate in treatment planning as a member of interdisciplinary team.
Assess, direct and intervene in crisis situations.
Initiate and document special treatment procedures.
Provide and direct milieu management.
Document nursing care, treatment and patient's response to treatment.
Provide health education to patients.
Maintain confidentiality of patient's medical records.
Attend mandatory training and in-services.
Participate in the implementation of Nursing Department policies and procedures.
Provide exceptional Service Excellence!
Best candidates for this position will have behavioral health experience, a strong work-ethic, and highly consistent timeliness and attendance!