RN- Registered Nurse $3,000.00 Sign-on Bonus!

Tanager Place

Cedar Rapids, IA Healthcare / Nursing

$3,000 Sign on Bonus Available after 180 days of Employment!

Position Summary:

The Inpatient Department Registered provides nursing expertise and leadership ensuring quality nursing care to the clients/consumers of Tanager Place


Examples of Essential Functions:

·        Responsible for planning, managing, and evaluating health services activities for Inpatient Programs and providing support for medical needs of Camp Tanager;

·        Ensure strategies are in place to provide high quality treatment for clients;

·        Effectively implement the Inpatient Nursing Department’s philosophy goals, and standards for nursing practice;

·        Responsible for compliance with applicable State, Federal and Accreditation health requirements;

·        Support the Health Services team develop and deliver medication trainings such as Medication Manager, and Certified Medication Aide Training; assist with medication change over and MAR change over;

·        Ability to collaborate professionally and positively with medical providers across agency programs;

·        Provides psychiatric services to support agency psychiatrists for inpatient clients that include but are not limited to; participate in rounds, client assessments, lab orders, calling results, answering the phone, ordering replacement doses, ordering supplies, and other related duties;

·        Take call to triage client/consumer injuries and or illnesses after business hours;

·        Maintain professional boundaries with clients/consumers, families, other agency employees, schools, and pharmacies;

·        Completes all necessary trainings as assigned including required continuous education, conference attendance, review of relevant materials, and completion of Relias trainings;

·        Performs all work duties and activities in accordance with Tanager Place policies; procedures and safety practices;

·        Attends work regularly at the designated place and time;

·        Performs related work as required.


·        Effectively utilize the agency’s Electronic Health Record system;

·        Knowledge and use of the agency’s Resilience and Trauma Informed Care model;

·        Thorough knowledge of clerical and administrative support practices and customer service practices and procedures;

·        Operate in a trustworthy manner managing confidentiality and sensitive information accordingly;

·        Ability to quickly learn and put to use new skills and knowledge brought about by rapidly changing information and/or technology;

·        Thorough knowledge and experience as a productive team member with the flexibility to adapt to daily changes in routine or assignments;

·        Ability to handle confidential information with tact and discretion;

·        Proficient typing skills and utilization of modern office equipment;

·        Ability to critically think through issues/problems and identify effective solutions/outcomes;

·        Detail oriented, dependable, and able to work autonomously as a positive, collaborative team player;

·        Ability to care for and work with emotionally disturbed and delinquent adolescents/children;

·        Communicate effectively in writing and verbally;

·        Ability to act as a positive emissary of Tanager Place in all meetings with public and other agency employees to promote positive image of Tanager Place at all times.

Required Attributes:

·        Proactive attitude, takes initiative without prompting;

·        Ability to cope under stressful situations and handle complex assignments;

·        Consistent and reliable with task completion, often completing assignments ahead of deadlines with exceptional quality;

·        Handles multiple work assignments successfully

Acceptable Experience/Training/ Education:

·        RN required, BSN or two years prior experience is preferred;

o  Experience working in psychiatric nursing and supervisory experience is preferred

·        Any equivalent combination of experience and training which provides the knowledge and abilities necessary to perform the work.

Required Special Qualifications:

·        Current State of Iowa Nursing License

Application Instructions:

Job ID: 70248

Posted 12 days ago

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