UNC Health Care RN NEW GRADUATE NURSE - CHILD / ADOLESCENT AND EATING DISORDERS PSYCHIATRIC UNIT - 5 NSH - SUMMER 2019 START DATE in Chapel Hill, North Carolina

RN NEW GRADUATE NURSE - CHILD / ADOLESCENT AND EATING DISORDERS PSYCHIATRIC UNIT - 5 NSH - SUMMER 2019 START DATE

Job ID: NEW00AU3

Job DescriptionNew Graduate RN needed for Child Adolescent and Eating Disorders Psychiatry Inpatient UnitThis application is for new graduate RN’s who are currently in their final semester of nursing school. New Graduate RN needed for Child, Adolescent and Eating Discorders Psychiatric Unit - 5 NSH. This is a 36 hours/week, day/night and weekend rotation, with flexible self-scheduling. It is expected that applicants will have taken the NCLEX exam prior to the first day of employment.Child, Adolescent and Eating Disorders Inpatient Psychiatry Unit - 5 NSH - is 28 beds. The floor is split into three different units that have 14 Adolescents, 8 child and 6 eating Disorder patient beds.Safety is the key component of the care provided as well as introduction of positive coping skills, healthy living and positive leisure activities. Our Child and Adolescent units have behavior systems in place that reward positive behaviors.Nurses provide assistance with ADL's, monitor and report on the patient's behavioral progress, emotional and physical symptoms, provide medication and discharge teaching. Nursing Care includes but is not limited to assessing and monitoring patients for sings and symptoms of withdrawal, medication administration. and emotional support during stressful events. Nurses are expected to facilitate and help with groups in the milieu. Position qualifies for generous benefit package.New Graduate Nurses are part of the UNC Medical Center Residency Program (NRP). This program is a yearlong program supporting transition from academia to practice for new graduate nurses. The program is layered on top of orientation to provide mentored clinical relationships which support development as a professional nurse.Qualifications

Requires graduation from a state-accredited school of professional nursing. Bachelor’s degree in nursing, preferred. Must be enrolled in an accredited program within four years of employment, if hired after January 6, 2014 and obtain a baccalaureate degree with a major in nursing or a Master’s degree with a major in nursing within seven years of employment date. Must be licensed to practice as a registered nurse in the State of North Carolina by the Board of Nursing by the first day of clinical care. Current healthcare provider BLS/CPR certification required.

Primary Location: Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States

Department: U-11443-5 NEUROSCIENCES-010

Shift: Rotating