Registered or Licensed Nurse RN LPN
at Fundamental

Date Posted: 10/17/2019

Job Description

Central Desert Behavioral Health Center

239 Elm Street, N.E.

Albuquerque, NM 87102

P: 505-243-3387

F: 505-242-6114

 

Full-time and prn Registered or Licensed Nurse RN LPN Needed

12-hour Shifts - Vacancies on Evening Shift

 

About the Position:

Working in behavioral health services offers an opportunity unique from all other types of health care facilities. It requires a special kind of nursing professional; one with compassion, patience, dedication, and true commitment to improving the health and lives of patients who struggle with behavioral health illness. The Registered & Licensed Nurses work in harmony with the entire nursing staff to provide the very best care possible. If you are an experienced Registered or Licensed Nurse with a true passion for patient care and compassion for others, with a commitment to teamwork, apply today!

Position Summary:

The Registered & Licensed Nurses work under direct supervision using the state-specific Nurse Practice Act, Practice Guidelines and nursing judgment. Responsible for delivering nursing care to patients requiring care, collecting patient data, making observations and reporting pertinent information to the care of patients. Will also direct and supervise care given by other nursing staff members as needed.

Qualifications:

  • Ideal candidate must be a caring individual dedicated to providing high quality care to residents in our care
  • Must possess a current, unencumbered RN or LPN license valid to practice in the state of New Mexico
  • 1+ years of experience preferred, specifically in an behavioral health services facility setting
  • Must be able to read, write, speak and understand the English Language fluently
  • Able to react to emergency situations appropriately when required
  • Must be able to relate information concerning a resident’s condition

 

Benefits:

All of our employees are valued and receive a competitive hourly rate; our full time team members are also offered a robust and comprehensive benefit package which includes:

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental and Vision Insurance/ Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Life Insurance Coverage
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Options
  • Tuition Reimbursement & Nursing Loan Repayment Programs
  • 401 (k) Savings Plan
  • Paid Time Off
  • DailyPay option available! – Get your pay, when you need it.
  • MetLife Auto and Home Insurance - employee discount available
  • Helping Friends Foundation
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Ticket Monster Perks - entertainment ticket discounts
  • Purchasing Power - online purchase/payroll deduction
  • In-facility education programs and more!

*Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/Vets/Disabled. Drug-free/Smoke-free work environment.

 

Req. ID:010515 | 90739 - Central Desert Behavioral Health Center

Job Snapshot

About Us

Central Desert Behavioral Health Center is a 26-bed inpatient center offering programming and services for the treatment of behavioral health illness for older adults. The center provides professional care for individuals who are experiencing a wide range of emotional, social and behavioral needs affecting the healthy function of their daily lives.