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RN New Grad Registered Nurse - Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit

Requisition #: 194084
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21201
Category: Nursing
Work Shift: Rotating Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: Sept. 13, 2019

Psychiatric Inpatient Behavioral Health Unit - Meyer 4

The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Baltimore, MD

Join the Johns Hopkins Hospital Nursing team and become part of a collaborative work environment at a world renowned, Magnet designated, academic medical facility. Johns Hopkins nurses are committed to patient safety, clinical excellence, optimizing outcomes through evidenced based practice, and life-long learning.

All new graduate nurses are automatically enrolled in the yearlong Adult or Pediatric Nurse Residency Program (NRP) to facilitate the successful transition to professional nursing practice.

Meyer 4 is one of four separate inpatient units of the Henry Phipps Psychiatric Service. It is a specialty unit for both affective disorders and eating disorders. We also have a special program for young adults with affective disorders. To help patients transition from inpatient to outpatient care, and to provide continuity of care, we offer a partial hospitalization program (Day Hospital) for patients on the Eating Disorders Service. Additionally, the nursing staff of Meyer 4 provide care for patients undergoing electroconvulsive therapy (ECT) and other brain stimulation treatments.

Candidate qualifications for a Registered Nurse 1 position:

  • No RN work experience required
  • Bachelors or Master’s degree, in nursing from an accredited School of Nursing, strongly preferred.
  • Applicants with an Associate’s degree in nursing from an accredited School of Nursing will be considered; provided they are either currently, or will shortly be enrolled in an accredited RN to BSN program. See note below *
  • An active Maryland State or Compact RN license is required
  • BLS CPR certification required: AHA, Red Cross, or Military Training Network accepted

*Per JHH Nursing Policy: If you do not currently possess a BSN or MSN degree, by accepting an offer of employment, you certify your understanding of the following: (a) the requirement to provide proof of enrollment into a BSN or MSN degree program to your hiring manager within your one year of hire date; (b) you must provide documentation of completion of at least 9 credits in 12 months until BSN or MSN degree is complete; and (c) you must provide documentation of completion of the BSN or MSN degree program within five years of hire date.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.


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