RN-PRTF, Residential Treatment Center ( $5,000 Sign On Bonus & Student Loan Forgiveness)

  • Boys Town National Health Hospital
  • Aug 15, 2019
Full time Other Behavioral Health Positions

Job Description

Job Title: RN-PRTF, Residential Treatment Center ( $5,000 Sign On Bonus & Student Loan Forgiveness)

Location: Omaha, NE

Schedule: Full Time

Job Summary:

In a career at Boys Town National Research Hospital, you join us in changing the way America cares for children and families. We are currently expanding services. Come grow with us!

Responsibilities:

  • Implements daily nursing care routines for youth assigned including the administration of medication, maintaining inventories of medication and nursing care items as needed, providing education about medications and other health concerns to youth and their families.
  • Oversees the general health of youth assigned by being cognizant of infection control concerns, scheduling medical appointments for youth as necessary and accompanying them to these appointments when assigned, and assists with physician rounds in collaboration with other treatment team members.
  • Provides appropriate medical and/or mental health emergency care to youth maintaining the health and safety of all youth assigned, and keeping the appropriate physician and administrative staff apprised of all untoward events.
  • Participates in the admission process completing an initial mental status and physical assessment, informing the supervising practitioner at the time of admission of any immediate medical concerns, and orienting youth and family/legal guardian to the program as appropriate.

Required Qualifications:

  • A registered nurse who is a graduate of an accredited school with a current state license,
  • Previous Behavioral Health nursing experience, preferred,
  • Requires PEM training within six months of employment,
  • Requires demonstrated leadership and interpersonal skills, teaching ability, and willingness to be flexible in scheduling,
  • Must have valid drivers license with good driving record as position may require transporting youth in a company vehicle,
  • Must be CPR (BLS) certified,
  • Must be trained in the programs nationally approved personal restraint model.

About Boys Town National Research Hospital:

Boys Town National Research Hospital offers a broad range of hospital and clinic services, backed by 40 years of life-changing research to provide the latest, most innovative care to our patients.  From pediatric inpatient hospitalization and surgical services, to outpatient visits, to residential care for children and adolescents with severe behavioral disorders, our board certified specialists and highly trained pediatric nurses’ focus on caring for the unique needs of children and their families.  Boys Town National Research Hospital is a license acute care hospital and psychiatric residential treatment facility and accredited by The Joint Commission.  Boys Town National Research Hospital is part of Boys Town, which has been committed to the care of children for over 100 years.

Our employees are our #1 supporters when it comes to achieving Boys Town’s mission, which is why we offer an array of competitive and attractive benefit options.  Unique perks to Boys Town employees and their families include free visits to Boys Town Physicians, free prescriptions, tuition assistance, access to the campus Field House, parenting resources from our expects and advancement opportunities within the organization, just to name a few.  Working at Boys Town is more than just a job; it is a way of life.

Date Posted: August 14, 2019

Job ID: 14093

Boys Town National Research Hospital is a tobacco free campus.  This advertisement describes the general nature of work to be performed and does not include an exhaustive list of duties, skills, or abilities required.  Boys Town is an equal employment opportunity employer and participates in the E-Verify program.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.  To request a disability-related accommodation in the application process, contact us at 1-877-639-6003.

 

Loan Forgiveness?

Yes