Registered Nurse - NRC

$34.41 - $45.56 hourly
  • Nebraska Department of Health and Human Services
  • Norfolk Regional Center, 1700 North Victory Road, Norfolk, NE, USA
  • Sep 15, 2023
Full time Licensed Professional Other Behavioral Health Positions

Job Description

Starting pay rate $34.412- $45.562 /hour based on years of RN and LPN work experience. Additional Facility Differential Pay of $3.00/hour. Additional shift differentials up to $2.50 paid for 2nd and 3rd shifts.

The Nebraska Department of Health & Human Services (DHHS) contributes to the lives and health of Nebraskans every day. Our mission, “Helping people live better lives," provides the motivation to make a difference and that starts right here. Every individual within DHHS makes an impact; we want to elevate, engage, and empower those that choose to spend their energy making the world a little brighter.

We recognize that our teammates bring tremendous value to the State of Nebraska and that their vital work helps fulfill our mission. We support our staff by offering fantastic benefits, training and development opportunities for personal and professional growth, and a positive, team-oriented atmosphere.

We are looking for skilled, professional Registered Nurses for permanent full-time as well as temporary on-call positions. In this role you will be an integral part of our Behavioral Health Division and provide critical care to adult patients with mental illness at Norfolk Regional Center (NRC).

You have the passion, we have the opportunities – let’s make a difference for Nebraskans

Norfolk Regional Center, 1700 N. Victory Rd. Norfolk, NE

Full-time positions available working a rotating schedule of 8 hours per shift on both 1st shift (7am - 3pm) and 2nd shift (3pm - 11pm) working every 3rd weekend. Temporary on-call also available, required to work minimum of 16 hours per month.

Examples of Work

Registered Nurses perform general nursing duties including:
• Assessment
• Documentation
• Patient interventions
• Case management
• Medical administration
• Review of doctors' orders
• Arranging for lab protocols
• May lead/direct the work of other nurses and/or paraprofessional staff

Job Requirements

REQUIRED: A current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in Nebraska or authority based on the Nurse Licensure Compact to practice as a registered nurse in Nebraska.

OTHER: Consideration will be given to applicants who will receive a degree / license within 90 days of application date. Candidates must obtain licensure prior to employment. Valid driver's license or the ability to provide independent authorized transportation.

Other Salary Information

salary based on years of LPN and RN work experience. Additional shift differentials for 2nd and 3rd shift.

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