Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the
nation’s largest and most respected health care management
companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals,
behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide.
Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000
employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health
care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong
franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control.
Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service
philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.
The Kempsville Center for Behavioral Health, founded in 1986, is an
83 bed facility within the city of Norfolk, Virginia. Kempsville
Center for Behavioral Health offers comprehensive mental health
programs to the state of Virginia. We provide psychiatrically and
medically managed acute and residential treatment for children and
adolescents with significant impairments in their social and
emotional development. We provide quality care to children and
adolescents in need using quality, evidence based practice
treatments. We are accredited by The Joint Commission (TJC), and are
licensed by the Commonwealth of Virginia and The Virginia Department
of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services (DBHDS). Kempsville
Center for Behavioral Health currently has PRN REGISTERED NURSE
positions available. The candidate selected will be responsible for
Provides patient/resident assessment,
nursing care and evaluation of nursing care. Ensures consistent use
of the nursing process in providing quality resident care and acts as
a resource to resident care staff. Serves as a role model for
residents to observe and learn socially effective values, attitudes
Graduate from an accredited nursing
program with licensure and registration by the Virginia Board of
Nurse Examiners as a Registered Nurse.
One year prior child/adolescent psychiatric experience preferred.
Must possess knowledge of general and
child/adolescent psychiatric nursing, therapeutic relationships,
therapeutic processes, growth and development, limit-setting and
behavior management, crisis management with aggressive behaviors and
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