Location: Lynn, MA
Job ID: 150615-1A
Date Posted: Oct 2, 2019
Lahey Health Behavioral Services is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.
We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.
About the Job
Assumes responsibility for providing skilled, creative, high quality nursing care to patients by assessing, planning, implementing and evaluating patient care on a 24 hour basis from admission to discharge. Collaborates with other nursing staff and other allied disciplines to ensure that a safe and therapeutic environment is maintained for all patients. Is accountable for directing and supervising the care provided by the Mental Health Counselors. Assumes responsibility for utilizing financial, human and material resources in an efficient manner.
20 Hours day
Our hospitals and outpatient center offer a full range of services to patients on the North Shore and Cape Ann. As members of Lahey Health, we also offer patients access to coordinated, comprehensive care, close to home.
Founded as early as the late 1800s, our hospitals are tightly knit into the fabric of the community. Throughout the years, our institutions have received many awards and recognition, including: an “A” safety rating from The Leapfrog Group, named among the nation’s 100 Top Hospitals® by Truven Health Analytics and recognized among the best hospitals in Massachusetts by U.S. News & World Report. Additionally, we received a Nurses Improving Care for Healthsystem Elders (NICHE) Exemplar Award for meeting the needs of older adults and their loved ones. We are motivated by our missions to providing excellent, collaborative and compassionate care.
Join our team and our mission of excellence by applying today!
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.
Bachelor’s in nursing preferred from an accredited school of nursing with current professional license registration in Massachusetts.
Exhibits ability to be competent in the following areas:
Possess management skills and the ability to effectively supervise employees. Ability to use sound administrative practices. Work cooperatively and effectively with others and ability to adapt to changes in the workplace.
Must be fluent in English (verbal and written).
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to walk; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk and hear. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include distance vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.