Assistant Director of Nursing/RN- Spring Mountain Sahara
Universal Health Services, Inc.
June 13, 2018
Las Vegas, NV 89117 US
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.
Spring Mountain is seeking an experienced nursing leader for our Assistant Director of Nursing (Registered Nurse) position at our Sahara location.
Spring Mountain Sahara is a 30-bed facility offering acute care psychiatric programs to adults aged 55 and older.
Effectively uses the nursing process to maintain a safe and therapeutic environment.
Effectively assumes shift leadership by keeping members of the team informed of important patient data and of patients physical and/or mental status.
Completes nursing assessment based on individual, age specific, developmental needs within 24 hours of admission.
Is current with legal aspects around the practice of nursing and uses appropriate resources when legal questions surface.
Teaching medication and treatment team.
Treatment plan - working as part of multidisciplinary team.
Supervises staff in manner that maximizes each staff member's strengths and skills.
Is a good role model for peers and those under their supervision.
Evaluates the work performance of all assigned staff on an ongoing basis. Reports observations, findings to the Chief Nursing Officer.
Participates in the performance improvement programs.
Prioritizes nursing care resources to ensure patient safety.
Remains focused on patient-centered care during crisis situations.
Provide administrative support to staff during hospital operations.
This opportunity provides the following:
*UHS is Challenging and rewarding work environment Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries Competitive Compensation Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan 401k plan with company match Generous Paid Time Off
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