Gracepoint, the leader in providing mental health services to the Tampa Bay area for over 50 years is seeking highly skilled and experienced Registered Nurses to join our team!
Gracepoint offers excellent pay, benefits which include health, dental and vision insurance and generous time off; flexible work schedules all within a culture passionate about clinical excellence to those we serve.
Provides direct nursing care to patients with behavioral health disorders based on a systemized body of knowledge. Oversees care provided by Licensed Practical Nurses and Behavioral Health Technicians. Utilizes nursing process including assessment, identification of nursing problems, planning, execution, evaluation and implements diagnostic and therapeutic orders. Assures patient safety through safe administration of medications, prevention of violent behavior, patient injury and infection control. Participates as a contributing member of the multidisciplinary treatment team. Participates in Quality Improvement activities.
Requirements: Diploma, Associate or Baccalaureate Degree from an NLN approved program with 1 year experience preferred. Current, unrestricted license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Florida. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, patients, families, employees, and the general public. Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to multi-task, display decision-making and critical thinking skills, and basic computer skills. Capable of lifting 50 pounds of dead weight alone. May be required to complete standing presentations involving speaking and listening to audience.