Bartlett offers Generous Relocation Packages, which can include Temporary Housing, as well as amazing benefits!
JOB SUMMARY - Registered Nurse II/III - MHU
Department: Mental Health Unit Reports To: Director
Mental health nurses support people with a range of mental health issues. They aim to build good relationships with patients and their families so that everyone is involved in the therapy process. A mental health nurse has to be sympathetic and non-judgmental. You will need to be able to gain a patient’s trust. You’ll also need to manage emotional situations.
Education: Graduation from accredited Nursing Program. Completes annual educational requirements.
License(s): Current State of Alaska Registered Nurse licensure (must meet education requirement(s) for Alaska State licensure).
Certification(s): Current BLS for Healthcare Provider CPR or CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer certificate.
Experience: Successful applicant will show demonstrated success in critical thinking skills. Please see the below experience levels RN II and RN III.
RN II: Independently plans and implements routine nursing care in predictable situations using standards. Begins to assume leadership responsibility. Needs minimal supervision. Advancement from RN I or a minimum of one (1) year continuous recent experience in a comparable patient care setting. Clinical competency in primary specialty and a minimum of one (1) float area required within one year of attaining RN II status.
RN III: Plans and implements nursing care, individualizing care as needed, without supervision. Able to manage routine and emergency care. Assumes basic leadership responsibilities. Advancement from RN II or a minimum of 3 years current acute care experience 2 of which are in primary unit specialty. Clinical competency in primary specialty and a minimum of one (1) float area required within one year of hire.
Practice Notice: All new employees are required to produce a negative drug screen prior to start of employment.
2 openings. Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: 3090
About Bartlett Regional Hospital
Bartlett Regional Hospital is the largest hospital in Southeast Alaska, providing comprehensive health care services, with 57 acute care beds, 16 alcohol recovery beds and 74 physicians on active staff. As the mainstay healthcare resource in our community, we operate on our C.A.R.E. values of Courtesy, Accountability, Respect and Excellence. Our services include emergency care, surgical, critical care, obstetrics, general medical, diagnostic imaging (mammography, CT, MRI, ultrasound and radiology), laboratory, chemo/infusion therapy, oncology, hematology, physical/occupational/speech therapy, mental health inpatient treatment, outpatient psychiatric, chemical dependency residential and outpatient treatment, and sleep studies. In addition to Juneau & Douglas, we serve Yakutat, Skagway, Haines, Sitka, Hoonah and Angoon as well as other Southeast and Alaskan communities. The primary and secondary service area has a combined population of 58,000. BRH is a not-for-profit hospital operated as an entity of the City and Borough of Juneau. Our benefit package is strongly competitive and our generous paid leave program is one of the best in the Pacific Northwest. Bartlett participates in the... City & Borough of Juneau self-insured medical program which provides for a tiered choice for employees and their families. In addition, Bartlett participates in the State of Alaska Public Employees Retirement System (PERS) as we are considered a government entity with the City and Borough of Juneau.