$3000 Sign On/Retention Bonus - RN - Adult East - (3p-11p) M-F
Lakeside Behavioral Health System - Memphis, TN

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Facility Information:
Since 1976 Lakeside Behavioral Health System has
been the premier provider of specialized behavioral health and
addictive disease services in the Memphis and mid-south region. The
295 bed facility is located on a safe and private 37 acre campus in
northeast Shelby County and provides comprehensive behavioral health
treatment for adults, seniors, adolescents and children. Lakeside's
specialized programs treat disorders such as depression and anxiety,
as well as addictive disease disorders such as alcoholism and drug
addiction. At Lakeside, we believe in offering a variety of
options to our patients, making our programs more accessible and our
treatment more effective, while maintaining high levels of quality
care. Lakeside Behavioral Health System is accredited by the Joint
Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, certified by
Medicare, and licensed by the State of Tennessee.

Job Description :
The Registered Nurse provides professional nursing
care on a designated unit in a manner consistent with the philosophy
and objectives of Lakeside Behavioral Health System. The Registered
Nurse prescribes coordinates and delegates nursing care utilizing the
nursing process, which is integrated into the multidisciplinary
treatment team plan of care. The Registered Nurse is accountable for
assigned nursing care activities on a shift basis and is responsible
for promoting and enhancing professional nursing practice on the
unit. The Registered Nurse may also assume Charge Nurse
responsibilities as required.


Job Requirements:
Graduate of an accredited nursing program. BSN
preferred. One year prior psychiatric experience in mental health
nursing preferred. Licensure and registration by the Tennessee Board
of Nurse Examiners or equivalent as a registered nurse lawfully
able to practice in Tennessee. Must possess knowledge of general and
psychiatric nursing processes, therapeutic relationships and
processes, age specific growth and development, limit setting, crisis
and behavior management and CPR training.