Our state-of-the-art behavioral health facility has opportunities available for experienced psychiatric or behavioral health nurses and also experienced acute care nurses that want to explore a new career path.
In this role you will be part of a team that strives to provide patients a safe, supportive environment that fosters healing and facilitates a return to the highest possible level of independence. You will also be an integral member of our patient's team, along with psychiatric doctors, NPs, pharmacists, expressive art therapists, BH Specialists, and security officers.
The Behavioral Health Pavilion, located on the South Campus of Banner – University Medical Center in Tucson, AZ, is Southern Arizona’s only Level I inpatient psychiatric facility serving the SMI population. Other services include; crisis stabilization, psychiatric assessments, 24-hours psychiatric & nursing care, expressive arts therapy, group therapy, family support therapy, medication management and a separate behavioral health unit within the Emergency Department. We offer on-site security which ensures a safe environment for our staff and our patients. Take a video tour of our facility: https://youtu.be/yDpI9uxD_Sc
Great reasons to apply:
Excellent growth and advancement opportunities
On site security
1:8 nurse to patient ratio
New, state-of-the-art facility
3 x 12 work schedule, self-scheduling
18% night shift differential
Time Off Plans
Qualifications: Must possess a current, valid RN license in state of practice, temporary RN license in state of practice, or compact RN licensure for current state of practice. BLS certification is required. Additional certification or continuing education may be required based on area of practice.
Relates throughout the interview process the experience, training and education needed to perform the job. Experience in the clinical area for which he or she is applying is desired. Must maintain clinical performance competencies appropriate to the area in which they work as demonstrated through annual validations. Bachelor’s degree and professional certification preferred.
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