Behavioral Health Registered Nurse II [0303-2]

$53,258 yearly
  • Texas Panhandle Centers
  • Mar 30, 2021
Full time Nurse

Job Description

Position: Behavioral Health Registered Nurse II [0303-2] E

Program: Amarillo, Texas – Adult Medical Unit Behavioral Health

Salary: $53,257.84 Annually

Shift Available: Full Time

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provides professional psychiatric nursing services for the Outpatient Medication Units of TPC.
  • Responsible for the care and treatment of assigned consumers in accordance with accepted nursing and medical standards.
  • Works closely with all TPC treatment team members and community partners to attend to the psychiatric needs of consumers.
  • Interacts with consumers in a therapeutic manner and provides direct services in the area of medication, independent skills training and mental health education.

Required qualifications to be successful in the job:

  • A Bachelor’s or Associates Degree in nursing from an accredited program
  • One (1) year of work experience as an RN in a recognized health agency, hospital, or health care facility
  • Licensed through the Texas State Board of Nursing Examiner (TXBNE) as a Registered Nurse (RN), plus one (1) year of work experience as an RN in a recognized health agency, hospital, or healthcare facility
  • License must be current and in good standing
  • Must be able to demonstrate compliance with a TXBNE’s rules and regulations to maintain required license
  • Must have a valid Texas driver’s license and be insurable under agency vehicle policy
  • Must be 18 years or age or older

Preferred qualifications to be successful in the job:

  • Have knowledge of EMR.
  • Bi-Lingual.
  • Previous experience in psychiatric nursing field.

At TPC, passion and meaningful work is rewarded! We offer employees:

  • Robust benefit offerings – Medical, Urgent Care visits for a low $10 co-pay, Dental, and Vision
  • Employer Paid Life Insurance (1.5 times employee’s salary)
  • Employer Match up to 6% in the 403 (b) or 457 Retirement Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off – PTO accrual, Holidays and annual Floating Holiday
  • Additional Supplemental Coverage available i.e. Disability, Accidental, Cancer, Critical Care, and Section 125 Flexible Spending Account Plan
  • 501(c)(3) designation – You can apply for the Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness