Registered Nurse - Behavioral Health (B3 South)

  • Mission Health System
  • Asheville, NC, USA
  • Apr 25, 2018

Job Description

This position works mainly with Behavioral Health overflow in the Emergency Department. Introduce yourself and apply with us to learn more!

Job Summary: Provides leadership which facilitates the delivery of professional nursing care for the comfort and well being of patients. Utilizes the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation, to provide, delegate, supervise and document care and teaching of patients and family. Implements medically prescribed interventions.

Required Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing. Nurses with an Associate Degree or Diploma in nursing must sign agreement to obtain BSN within 4 years of the hire date in to position. Nurses who are nearing the end of their professional career may be exempted from this requirement with CNO sytem Council approval

Required License: Must have and maintain current licensure as registered nurse with the North Carolina Board of Nursing. Compact license may apply, licensee should confirm with NCBON; BCLS

Preferred License: National Certification in area

Required Experience: One-year hospital nursing experience

Preferred Experience: Psych or behavioral health experience

The Mission Hospital Emergency Department in Asheville is part of a Level II trauma center and tertiary hospital serving 19 counties in Western North Carolina. We see about 300 patients a day and 3,400 trauma patients a year. If you are looking to bring your career to one of our Nation's Top 15 Health Systems (for 4 years in a row), apply today!