Responsible and accountable for providing quality professional nursing care to patients and their families and significant others adhering to the WI Nurse Practice Act, Administrative Code of the WI Board of Nursing, the ANA Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice, the ANA Code of Ethics for Nurses and Bellin Health Policies and Procedures. The responsibility includes providing a safe environment for patients, families, staff, and visitors and working collaboratively with the multidisciplinary healthcare team to provide the best outcomes for the patient. Community involvement and collaboration is encouraged.
The Psychiatric Mental Health Registered Nurse is committed to promoting mental health through the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of behavioral problems, mental disorders, and comorbid conditions across the lifespan. The RN provides, structures, and maintains a safe, therapeutic, recovery-oriented environment in collaboration with patients, families, and the multi-disciplinary care team. The RN integrates knowledge of pharmacological, biological, and complementary interventions with applied clinical skills, in order to assist the patient in their individual recovery by improving and regaining their previous coping abilities, fostering mental health, and preventing mental disorder and disability. Through the use of the therapeutic relationship, nursing interventions, and educational programming, the RN assists in progress towards individualized treatment goals in the acute care, crisis-stabilization inpatient setting. The RN provides direct supervision to nursing assistants, licensed practical nurses, and behavioral health specialists to ensure the safety of the patient in the milieu/care environment.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree required. The RN must complete their BSN within five years of the 6/1/17 effective date or hire date if hired after 6/1/17. The Bachelor’s degree requirement may be waived for existing Diploma and Associate Degree in Nursing (ADN) RNs as determined by leadership. RN license in the state of practice required (RN must practice under the law and regulations governing nursing in the state of practice). Certification encouraged in job specialty.
Minimum of one year psychiatric RN experience required.
Why Bellin Health:
Bellin Health is where healthcare starts with human care. We're all about helping people live happy, healthy lives - starting with your own. We're the place you can bring your best self to every patient, and still bring your best self home to your family. Work with a team that cares for every person, especially each other.
Bellin Health offers a proud, local history spanning more than 100 years. Our personalized patient care model is only the beginning of what you'll experience as we foster population health transformation and innovation to better serve our communities. You can be part of an exciting dynamic place that offers work-life balance and an employee-first culture.
Based in Green Bay, Wisconsin, Bellin Health System is a rapidly growing, innovative network of hospitals and clinics throughout Northeast Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Bellin serves a market of 640,000 lives and employs more than 5,000 employees, and 400 physicians and advanced practice clinicians who serve as a reliable referral base. Bellin Health specializes in emergency care, pediatrics, digestive health, pulmonary, obstetrics, rehabilitation, orthopedics, surgery (including robotic assisted), cancer services, and an expanding neonatal intensive care service.
As a Bellin Health team member, you'll enjoy top-notch benefits including 401(k) with matching, paid time off, competitive health insurance, wellness programs to keep you and your family healthy, tuition reimbursement, and more.
At Bellin Health, our staff make this a great place to work every day. Our inclusive, supportive, excellence-driven culture make Bellin Health a place you'll love to call home.
*Sign-On-Bonus* available to eligible candidates.
Here are a few of our recent awards:
Bellin Health has been recognized on the Forbes list of Best-In-State Employers 2021, earning a spot among the list's top 10 employers for the state of Wisconsin.
Bellin Hospital is one of America's 100 Best Hospitals for Orthopedic Surgery and Joint Replacement, according to new research released by Healthgrades in October of 2021.
Bellin Health has received the American Heart Association's Gold Plus Get With The Guidelines-Stroke Quality Achievement Award for its commitment to ensuring stroke patients receive the most appropriate treatment according to nationally recognized, research-based guidelines.
U.S. News & World Report has ranked Bellin Hospital as tops in Northeast Wisconsin and tied for #4 statewide, according to its 2020-2021 Best Region Hospitals list.
Newsweek's list of World's Best Hospitals 2021.
Newsweek Magazine's Best Maternity Hospitals 2020 list, making it one of just two hospitals in Wisconsin to earn the designation.
2020 Wisconsin Collaborative for Healthcare Quality (WCHQ) Top Quality Award - recognized for exceptional quality improvement leadership.
Additional perks of being a Bellin Health Employee
Access to online continuing education for professional and career development.
A strong shared governance structure featuring unit-based councils that empower nurses to shape their work environment.
A shared governance structure to allow frontline team members to do an improve the work they do every day. The nursing councils improve the quality of patient care through nursing education, nursing research and innovations in nursing practice.
A supportive, team environment with outstanding opportunities for growth.
In partnership, we enable every person and community in our region to achieve and maintain their full health and well-being potential through our relentless commitment to quality, experience and affordability.