Nursing Unit Director/Manager - St. Albans Behavioral Health - Cnrvmc - Christiansburg, VA

Carillion Health System Christiansburg , VA 24068

Posted 5 days ago

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Nursing Unit Director/Manager

  • St.

    Albans Behavioral Health

  • CNRVMC - Christiansburg, VA

Christiansburg, VA, US, 24073

Employment Status: Full time

Shift: Day/Evening/Night

Facility: Carilion Clinic Saint Albans Hospital

Requisition Number: 96233

Job Summary

Carilion Clinic is seeking an experienced nurse leader for a full time opening on our inpatient behavioral health unit, St.

Albans, located at Carilion New River Valley Medical Center (CNRVMC) in Christiansburg, VA.. St.

Albans Inpatient Psychiatric Unit at Carilion New River Valley Medical Center has a long a rich history serving mental health and substance abuse patients in our community. We are a 36 bed locked unit staffed with 24 hour coverage. Our patients are admitted from all over the state of Virginia due to emergent mental health and substance abuse issues.

We have social worker, nurses, recreational therapist, doctors and a pharmacist on staff. In addition to medication therapy we provide group and recreation therapy. Group therapy includes spirituality group, AA, social work group, discharge planning and pharmacy group.

Recreational therapy includes art, music, acupuncture and gardening. Come join our team and take your career to the next level!

The Nursing Unit Director/Manager has 24 hour accountability and responsibility for a direct care nursing unit/area providing a vital link between the strategic direction of the organization and the point of care. The Unit Director/ Manager is responsible for creating safe, healthy environments that support the work of the health care team and contribute to patient and employee engagement.

  • Provides day to day leadership for successful implementation of goals and objectives for a department. Responsibilities include daily throughput of unit, patient experience rounding, employee rounding for engagement, quality monitoring of unit, planning of budget and managing expenses.

  • Communicates, organizes, prioritizes, leads, facilitates, coaches and problem solves with reporting staff to ensure that goals and objectives are met. (Quality, Patient Experience, Employee Engagement, Staff Retention and Throughput)

  • Works with other department leaders to carry out new health care services and performance improvement initiatives. Positively and appropriately represents Carilion Clinic at public and professional meetings.

  • May provide direct patient care or assist employees in overall care of patients.

You're an accomplished nurse and a talented leader. Step up and join the extraordinary nurses providing extraordinary care at Carilion Clinic, a Joint Commission-accredited network that includes seven hospitals, two of which are Magnet-designated; multi-specialty physician practices; and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions.

A regional leader based in Roanoke, Virginia, we have been honored with the Beacon Award, recognized for renowned nursing research, and nationally ranked in U.S. News & World Report. Realize the advantages of advancing your career with an organization where you can expect supportive leadership, shared decision-making, state-of-the-art technological resources, inter-professional teamwork, and innovative learning.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduate of school of professional nursing.

BSN Required at CMC due to Magnet designation. For outlying community hospitals, BSN is preferred or an ADN in conjunction with a related Masters degree.

Experience: 3-5 years supervisory experience in a healthcare setting preferred.

Licensure/Certifications/Registration: Currently licensed as Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia.

AHA BLS-HCP required. May be required to obtain/maintain BLS, ACLS, PALS, NRP based on specific work unit. In Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, de-escalation training must be successfully completed within four months of hire and then maintained going forward.

Licensure and/or certification in medical or management related discipline preferred.

Other Minimum Qualifications: Demonstrates excellent problem-solving, interpersonal, communication, team leadership, priority setting and work competency skills.

Promotes a respectful, inclusive culture of service excellence. In Psychiatry and Behavioral Health must possess ability to appropriately handle/restrain patients who may be disruptive and/or physically violent.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

Collaboration: Working together with purpose to achieve shared goals.

Commitment: Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion: Putting heart into everything we do.

Courage: Doing what's right for our patients without question.

Curiosity: Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

Requisition Number: 96233

Employment Status: Full time

Location: Carilion Clinic Saint Albans Hospital

Shift: Day/Evening/Night

Shift Details: Full Time, Day/Evening/Night - primarily evenings

Recruiter: WHITNEY D SHELL

Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4036

Recruiter Email: WDShell@carilionclinic.org

For more information, contact the HR Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.

This is Carilion Clinic ...

An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

Carilion Total Rewards

What matters to you is important to us-like benefits, rewards, and resources to improve your life. Carilion understands the importance of prioritizing your well-being to help you develop and thrive.

When you make your tomorrow with us, we'll enhance your potential to realize the best in yourself. Below are benefits available to you when you join Carilion:

  • Employer Funded Pension Plan, vested after five years (Voluntary 403B)

  • Comprehensive Medical, Dental, & Vision Benefits

  • Flexible Work Arrangements/Schedules

  • Remote Work Options

  • Paid Time Off (accrued from day one)

  • Onsite fitness studios and discounts to our Carilion Wellness centers

  • Access to our health and wellness app, Virgin Pulse

  • Discounts on childcare

  • Continued education and training

Find more about Carilion Clinic's benefits by vising our Total Rewards Page.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

Nearest Major Market: Blacksburg

Nearest Secondary Market: Virginia

Job Segment: Recreation Therapy, Music Therapist, Behavioral Health, Substance Abuse, Nursing, Healthcare


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