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Registered Nurse - RN - (25788)

Facility Name
Cumberland Hall Hospital
HOPKINSVILLE, KY 42240 US (Primary)
Career Area
Registered Nurse - Behavioral Health
Job Description


$4000 RN Sign On Bonus - 6:30PM-7:00AM (Rotating Weekends)

Coordinates the total nursing care for patients and their families or significant others.  Provides leadership and works collaboratively with other nursing service personnel to maintain standards of practice and standards of nursing care.  Assumes responsibility to assess and plan for the nursing care needs of patients and their families or significant others 24 hours per day, seven days per week.  Implements the plan of care as assigned and evaluates the effectiveness of the care given.

Assesses and documents initial data collection on patient admissions and subsequent reassessment at least once weekly according to policy and procedure.

Documentation in the medical record according to policy and procedure.

Develops a written individualized Initial Treatment Plan for the patient at the time of admission.

Addresses discharge planning needs of the patient and family from the time of initial assessment throughout hospitalization.

Documents and communicates effectiveness of nursing interventions and the patient’s response to interventions in the medical record.

Participates in development of the Master Treatment Plan utilizing appropriate nursing standards of care and practice.

Attends and participates in the Multidisciplinary Treatment Team Meetings as required.

Demonstrates competent nursing clinical skills, including thorough assessment of the patient’s condition and nursing care needs, promoting total nursing care for the patient.

Utilizes patient teaching opportunities.

Provides, documents and includes in the Master Treatment Plan, patient and family education as the needs are assessed.

Utilizes proper procedures in the application of special treatment procedures (restraint and seclusion) according to hospital policy and procedure and State of Kentucky Mental Health Laws.

Demonstrates knowledge of patient rights according to policy and state law.

Ensures patient rights are upheld and respected.  Treats patients and families with respect.

Facilitates prompt receipt of written diagnostic reports and communicates findings to the physician.

Communicates at change of shift, accurate reports, verbal or written, of patients’ behavior, status, and issues requiring follow up.

Identifies abnormal diagnostic data promptly and notifies the attending physician as appropriate.

Responds to emergency situations quickly and appropriately.

Follows safety policies and procedures at all times.

Reviews, provides feedback, and adds to documentation completed by the LPN or MHT if co-assigned for patient care.

Assumes responsibility of charge nurse for a unit as assigned.

Completes the patient care assignments based on staff skills and acuity/needs of the patient.

About Cumberland Hall Hospital:

Cumberland Hall Hospital, is a 97-bed Joint Commission accredited hospital, which provides the highest quality psychiatric care to children, adolescents and adults impacted by substance use and/or mental health issues.  The hospital is located near Fort Campbell in Hopkinsville, KY.  As a Patriot Support Center of Excellence with UHS, we have earned our place as a provider of choice within our local community.  Patient safety and confidentiality in treatment are top priorities.

Job Requirements


Job Specifications:      To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each primary duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities, who are otherwise qualified, to perform the primary functions.

Education:                   Licensed in the State of Kentucky as a Registered Nurse or applicable compact license. CPR & Handle With Care certification - Provided upon hire.


Experience:                 Prefer a minimum of one-year experience in psychiatric/mental health nursing.


Knowledge:                General knowledge of psychiatric nursing, therapeutic relationships and processes, growth and development, limit setting, and behavior management.


Benefit Highlights:
• Challenging and rewarding work environment
• Career development opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries
• Competitive Compensation
• Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
• 401(K) with company match
• Generous Paid Time Off


About Universal Health Services:

One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies.  Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.  Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.





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