Brooke Glen Behavioral Hospital (BGBH), a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS), is located on an 11-acre campus in picturesque Fort Washington, Pa., a small suburban town of Philadelphia. Our 146-bed facility provides a safe and comfortable environment for patients suffering from mental illness and behavioral disorders.
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected healthcare management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase healthcare properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.
The Registered Nurse prescribes, delegates, coordinates, and evaluates patient care through collaborative efforts with health team members and in accordance with the nursing process and the standards of care and practices. The Registered Nurse also has supervisory responsibilities for the Mental Health Technicians.
Education: Graduate from an accredited program of professional nursing required. Bachelor s Degree preferred.
Experience: Experience as a registered nurse in a psychiatric healthcare facility preferred, or a clinical rotation in a psychiatric inpatient setting from an accredited institution.
Licensure: Currently licensed to practice by the Pennsylvania State Board of Nursing.
Successful completion of all credentialing requirements including but not limited to license, education and employment verification. Attend all mandatory training as scheduled, including CPR Certification and Crisis Intervention Training. May be required to work overtime as well as flexible hours. Must have good verbal, written and basic computer skills. Drug screen and PPD / TB test required.