NVMHI is a state psychiatric hospital that provides contemporary psychiatric nursing care to individuals in acute phase of mental illness. The position is responsible for day to day nursing operations and provision of quality patient care.† Some of the responsibilities include providing oversight for the consistent implementation of all relevant clinical and administrative actions on all shifts, coordinating aspects of nursing human resource management, and providing direct supervision to Nursing Unit Managers and assisting with employee relation/performance issues.
Ideal candidate must demonstrate knowledge of principles and practices of professional psychiatric nursing, quality improvement, management and leadership, and ability to build effective teams.†
Licensure or eligibility for licensure as a RN in the Commonwealth of Virginia or a compact state required. Considerable management and psychiatric nursing experience required. Experience with computer technology such as Microsoft Word and Excel required.† Masterís degree in Nursing Administration or a Masterís degree in Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing preferred.
This position opened on 8/6/13 with a minimum five-day posting requirement. A fingerprint based criminal history check and pre-employment drug screening will be required for the selected candidate.
We offer an excellent benefits package for this
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