Job Description

Location: St. Luke's Behavioral Health Center
Posted Date: 1/14/2021

Steward Health Care System LLC ("Steward") is a fully integrated, physician-led national health care services organization committed to providing the highest quality of care in the most cost-efficient manner in the communities where our patents live. Steward - the largest privately held health care company in the U.S. - owns and operates 35 community hospitals across nine states, serves over 1,000 distinct communities and employs approximately 40,000 health care professionals.

St. Luke’s Behavioral Health Center has been providing behavioral health services since 1969. Our staff provide compassionate care using a holistic approach to children, adolescents, adults and seniors who require psychiatric and substance use care. Located in the heart of Phoenix, the Behavioral Health Center has 127 inpatient beds, a full spectrum of both inpatient and outpatient services, and an additional 20 inpatient geriatric beds located at Mountain Vista Medical Center in Mesa. We offer a fast-paced environment and the opportunity to be part of a multidisciplinary team working alongside underserved populations coping with complex behavioral health needs at varying levels of acuity.

Responsible for assuring that nursing department staffing meets the acuity needs of the patients and remains within available resources. Directs patient care activities in the assigned Nursing Administrative Departments. Manages staff in the Department and provides consultative services in operational and nursing activities to all nursing departments. Consults with Hospital staff, physicians and the Executive Leadership on nursing issues and interpretation of Hospital policies to ensure patient needs are met. Evaluate and monitor the skills of Agency / Temporary staff. Participate in quality and process improvement in the department during all phases from planning to implementation and evaluation, including taking corrective action if other employees fail to carry out delegated duties. Serves as Facility Service Administrator for electronic staffing and scheduling systems.

Completion of RN program with ADN, diploma, or BSN degree, and at least five years experience including charge experience. Nursing Manager experience is preferred. BSN preferred. Current license with the Arizona State Board of Nursing(or eligible to obtain).Language Skills: Ability to read and communicate effective in English. Additional languages preferred

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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