Psychiatric Nurse

Onward Healthcare Big Spring , TX 79721

Posted 1 week ago

26 Week Contract Big Spring State Hospital is a 200-bed psychiatric hospital that provides hospitalization for people 18 years of age and older with psychiatric illnesses in a 58-county area in West Texas and the Texas South Plains. More than 2.1 million people live in this vast geographic region, which includes the major metropolitan areas of Amarillo, Lubbock, Big Spring, Abilene, Midland, Odessa and San Angelo. Big Spring State Hospital works in concert with local mental health community centers whose workers prescreen and refer people for admission. The hospital is managed by the Department of State Health Services. Here is a link to their website: http://www.dshs.state.tx.us/mhhospitals/BigSpringSH/default.shtm

26 Weeks Only, 8D/E shift only TX RN LICENSE--Pls note Lic# and exp date in the selling notes. Please confirm the HP is agreeable to a 26 week contract---the mgr will not consider a 13 week contract. BLS Charting System: Avatar 26 week contract, please make sure the HP is aware and agreeable as the manager will not consider anything less than 26 weeks. Please Read the below from the director: "The major difficulty we have with some of our Contract RN's is with documentation. They are required to make daily notes on some patients which are basically short status notes or documentation by exception. The ones we have the most difficulty getting done are the weekly notes that are quite in-depth. These notes are required documentation and we have templates they should follow. Most simply don't complete all of the prompts the template gives them. Some of the prompts address DSHS/HHSC requirements and some are Joint Commission requirements. They are typically assigned 5-6 of these patient notes per week. CPI is not required---per the Unit Manager" We have our own behavior management program, TIPs, that we train all of employees in."

This picturesque town was founded in 1882. The specific landmark is the historical spring which provided life sustaining water for the Indians, as well as the wagon trains which traveled across the arid West Texas country. Big Spring branched out and was at last incorporated in 1907. Ever since its incorporation, a great deal of improvement has been made, including the addition of state of the art suppression machines.

Onward Healthcare's travel nursing assignments typically last 13 weeks, and include:

  • Competitive pay rates and comprehensive benefits

  • Medical plans with dental and vision

  • Complimentary, high-quality private housing

  • 401(k) and flex spending options

  • Life insurance

  • Accident and short-term disability coverage

  • Free continuing education (CE) courses

  • Travel allowances

  • Guaranteed pay program

  • Tuition discount program

  • Referral bonuses

Onward Healthcare, an AMN Healthcare company, is a travel nursing company dedicated to moving our nurses careers "onward and upward." Our team of expert recruiters connect clinicians with exclusive travel nursing opportunities at the nation's top hospitals and healthcare facilities. Onward's nursing assignments are part of a larger, comprehensive RN career development and consultation service. Onward/AMN Healthcare is an EEO/AA/Disability/Protected Veteran Employer.


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