Are you interested in becoming part of a management team for a
Leading healthcare organization?
We are seeking an experienced and highly motivated Assistant Unit Director- RN
who is passionate about bringing their expertise to Adult Psychiatry.
Unit is an intensive therapeutic interdisciplinary environment devoted to acutely ill adult patients.
This unit treats patients with a wide-range of diagnoses with individualized programs utilizing a mix of modalities, one-on-ones and groups.
Acceptance Commitment Therapy (ACT), an evidence based approach is utilized in the milieu; staff has the opportunity to learn approach from ACT licensed expert
The Assistant Unit Director serves as the clinical liaison and assistant business manager for the Adult Psychiatric Unit.
Accountability for nursing practice as a key member of the leadership team.
Serves as the Unit Director ( UD) designee in the absence of UD
Implements initiatives in support of the unit vision, while managing human, operational and organizational systems that support patient care.
Knowledge/Skills and Abilities:
Current IL RN license
Ideal candidate will have a Baccalaureate Degree in Nursing or higher
3 years of acute care clinical experience. ( Psych nursing experience required)
Demonstrated progressive leadership ability with achieved outcomes.
Psychiatric nursing leadership experienced preferred.
National Nursing Certification required within 12 months of hire.
Rush University Medical Center is a four-time Magnet facility, the highest recognition given for nursing excellence. Rush was also the first hospital in Illinois serving adults and children to receive Magnet status.
Ranked among the top 20 best places to work in healthcare by Indeed.
Rush was ranked Best Hospital in Illinois for Nurses in 2017 by Nurse.org.
Ranked among the top academic medical centers in the country, Rush University Medical Center is an outstanding place to enhance your career. Everything we do centers on one goal: improving patient care.
Rush offers a competitive salary, and valuable healthy living benefits including: health, dental and vision to help you maintain and improve your health. Rush also offers several ways to invest in your future.
Rush is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics.
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