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RN - BHU - Nights in Van Nuys at Southern California Hospitals

Date Posted: 7/18/2018

Job Snapshot

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    14433 Emelita Street
    Van Nuys
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Job Description


We are hospitals and affiliated medical groups, working closely together for the benefit of every person who comes to us for care. We build comprehensive networks of quality healthcare services that are designed to offer our patients highly coordinated, personalized care and help them live healthier lives. Through collaboration, we strive to provide all of our patients and medical group members with the quality, affordable healthcare they need and deserve.

The RN is responsible for evaluating psychiatric patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care in the BHU. Assists physicians during psychiatric assessments and mental status examinations.

Job Responsibilities/Duties

  • Provides professional nursing care within an assigned unit; coordinates care planning with other disciplines. 
  • Evaluate patients’ mental health needs.
  • Write and evaluate treatment plans.
  • Deliver psychotherapy and other interventions.
  • Provide personal and supportive care.


Minimum Education:  Graduate of an Accredited School of Nursing. Bachelor of Science (BSN) preferred.

Minimum Experience:  One (1) year current experience as a Registered Nurse. Previous clinical experience in Acute Inpatient Psychiatric Unit. 

Req. Certification/Licensure:  Current California RN License. American Heart Association (BLS) Certification. Current CPI or equivalent Certification. L.P.S. designated, preferred.

Employee Value Proposition

Prospect Medical Holdings, Inc., is guided by a diverse and highly experienced leadership core. This group maintains the vision that has made Prospect a needed difference-maker in the lives of so many patients today, and many executives contribute to our continued efforts. As a member of our highly effective team of professionals you will receive:

  • Company 401K
  • Medical, dental, vision insurance
  • Paid time-off
  • Life insurance

How to Apply

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We are an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If you need special accommodation for the application process, please contact Human Resources.

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Keywords: Behavioral, Psychiatric, Intervention, Psychiatric Assessments,  Registered Nurse, RN, Behavioral Health Unit