Pottstown Hospital
Registered Nurse - Behavioral Health
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Pottstown Map
Posted: 12/21/2019
Closing: 01/20/2020
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: At least 1 year(s)
Pottstown Hospital
Job description

About the Organization 

Tower Health is a strong, regional, integrated healthcare provider/payer system that offers leading-edge, compassionate healthcare and wellness services to a population of 2.5 million people. Together, our six hospitals and other entities provide a full range of medical care from prevention, screenings & education; to the latest clinical services and surgeries available; to rehabilitation. We also offer wellness programs & public health services that ensure our communities are the healthiest they can be. Our caring, highly trained physicians and staff are committed to patient safety and patient satisfaction.

With more than 11,000 team members, Tower Health includes Reading Hospital, a teaching hospital based in West Reading; Brandywine Hospital in Coatesville; Chestnut Hill Hospital, a teaching hospital in Philadelphia; Jennersville Hospital in West Grove; Phoenixville Hospital in Phoenixville; and Pottstown Hospital in Pottstown. We also operate Reading Hospital Rehabilitation at Wyomissing & Reading Hospital School of Health Sciences, & we have a comprehensive physician network.

Collaboration across Tower Health enables our hospitals, providers, leadership & staff to leverage best practices across the health system. Our hospitals have received national recognition for advanced care in areas such as neurosurgery and stroke, cardiac & vascular surgery, trauma, hematology & oncology. Reading HealthPlex, which opened at Reading Hospital in October 2016, combines state-of-the-art technology and world-class design to make the HealthPlex one of the most sophisticated surgical centers & inpatient facilities in the region.

At Tower Health, we have a rich history of providing high-quality, cost-effective care in the communities we serve. As the healthcare industry continues to change, one thing remains steadfast: Tower Health’s commitment to Advancing Health, Transforming Lives.



Responsibilities

Enjoy your career on our 28-bed, inpatient, acute care psychiatric facility. The unit is comprised of 2 separate programs providing care to adults, and geriatric patients.  The nurse on this Psychiatric unit coordinates and implements quality patient care through an interdisciplinary team approach while utilizing knowledge of disease process and physical assessment. Be a part of our talented team of nurses practicing within our dynamic, advanced and highly technical patient care areas.



Qualifications

  • Active RN
  • BSN prefered
  • 1 year experience in an acute care facility or mental health nursing preferred.
  • BLS CPR required
  • CPI Certification prefered
Registered Nurse - Behavioral Health