HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Registered Nurse (RN) Psychiatric (Psych) FT in Macon, Georgia

Coliseum Medical Centers is a 310 bed facility in Macon, GA. Coliseum is offering a 24-hour emergency room with specialized pediatric care, inpatient and outpatient surgery options, rehabilitation programs, behavioral health and diagnostic services. In addition, CMC’s breadth of care options includes specialty facilities such as the Coliseum Heart Institute, an advanced cardiac center offering all services from non-invasive cardiology to open heart surgery, Coliseum Rehabilitation Center, Coliseum Robotics Institute, Coliseum Cancer Institute, and the Family Ties Birthing Center (which includes a level III neonatal nursery). Additionally, the Coliseum Center for Behavioral Health, located on the campus of Coliseum Medical Centers, provides treatment to adults with psychiatric and addiction issues. The services provided include inpatient and outpatient programs, as well as a specialty program for senior adults.

Our psychiatry program is rooted in a desire to make our patients feel safe and comfortable at our behavioral health center. We know this can only be accomplished when there is mutual trust between our psychiatric specialists and the patient. The safety and comfort of all of our patients is always at the forefront of everything we do.

Position Summary: Under the direction of the Nursing Director or Supervisor, the Behavioral Health/ Psychiatric (Psych) Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for the delivery of quality patient care through the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation. The Behavioral Health / Psychiatric (Psych) Registered Nurse (RN) is responsible for directing all nursing care for patients based on established clinical nursing practice and federal, state, and local regulations. The Behavioral Health / Psychiatric (Psych) Registered Nurse (RN) incorporates knowledge of patient’s age specific development and cultural diversity into the plan of care. The RN contributes to quality nursing care through process improvement techniques and multidisciplinary collaboration that demonstrates positive outcomes in the delivery of patient care. Job may include direct supervision of students at the discretion of the area supervisor. Employee must have the same licensure or have completed the same training to satisfy the requirements of the discipline of the student. Direct supervision means the primary caregiver is readily available to the student throughout the shift.

Licensure/Certification/Registration:

Most possess a current license as a registered Nurse to practice in the State of Georgia.

BLS – Healthcare provider on hire (American Hear Association)

CPI- must be completed within 90 days of hire and then every calendar year.

Education:RN Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

*Experience:* Experience in Behavioral Health preferred. *Special qualifications:* Effective communication skills; both orally and written. Computer skills needed. Ability to manage a team and work with others within a team to ensure quality patient care. Strong problem solving skills.

Job: *Nursing - Professional

Title: Registered Nurse (RN) Psychiatric (Psych) FT

Location: Georgia-Macon-Coliseum Medical Centers - Macon

Requisition ID: 08158-10469