Located on a 27-acre wooded campus, Fairmount Behavioral Health System is a peaceful, therapeutic environment for patients and families. Fairmount is a major regional resource for adolescents and adults who have psychiatric and behavioral problems as well as alcohol and drug dependency needs. The spacious campus borders Fairmount Park in the Roxborough section of Philadelphia. With one of the leading alcohol and drug detox and rehab programs in Philadelphia, Fairmount is the provider of choice for individuals requiring specialized co-occurring psychiatric and chemical dependency treatment.
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The Staff/Nurse Educator is a Registered Nurse professional who will assist in all the initial and ongoing trainings for Nursing Staff at Fairmount Behavioral Health. The Nurse Educator will facilitate orientation for all new nursing staff, focusing on both the classroom orientation and the job specific orientation. The Nurse Educator will work closely with the Nurse and Psych Tech preceptors who will oversee the completion of orientation competencies. The Nurse Educator will ensure that all required training material is completed prior to completion of orientation period. The Nurse Educator will also identify on-going training opportunities at Fairmount Behavioral Health and facilitate the coordination of such trainings. The Nurse Educator will evaluate patient care through collaborative efforts with health care team in accordance with the nursing process and standards of care. Oversee and facilitate Healthstream education with respective managers and/or directors. Assist with maintenance of current logs of all mandatory annual trainings. Provides professional, on-going supervision to Charge Nurses, Registered Nurses, Psychiatric Technicians and Counselor Aides.
What do our current nurses value at Fairmount Behavioral Health & UHS?
A safe and supportive environment that puts patient care first and values the nursing profession. One of the most rewarding aspects of working as a Registered Nurse (RN) is providing excellent care, comfort, and security to the patients and families you treat, at their most vulnerable times. You are never alone, as you are part of a large, nationwide network of peer nurses and nursing leaders that educate the field, routinely exchange ideas, and review current topics within the industry. Having the opportunity to grow, learn, and advance in your career through our Charge, Supervisor and Nurse Manager-in-training programs and nursing executive tract. We are proud of our robust continuing education options and opportunities for skills diversification and career advancement as a Registered Nurse (RN) with UHS. We want to help you succeed and grow in your profession and enjoy a sense of belonging and trust that comes through your expanding experience. At UHS, you have a voice.
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Graduate from an accredited nursing program. BSN Preferred. Two (2) years prior psychiatric nursing experience preferred, prior experience working with specific patient population. Prior experience in a nursing education role preferred. Demonstrated strong communication skills, as well as leadership qualities. Current Licensure and registration by the PA board of Nurse Examiners as a Registered Nurse.. Must possess knowledge of general and psychiatric nursing processes, therapeutic relationships and processes, age specific growth and development, limit setting, behavior and crisis management and CPR Training.
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