Under the direction of the Director of Outpatient Nursing, the Regional Center Director, and the Nurse Manager this Registered Nurse (RN) provides support for psychiatric and primary care services in an outpatient clinic in Bastrop, LaGrange, and Giddings. The RN should possess a positive attitude, a caring spirit and be able to work within a multidisciplinary team. This position supports the prescribing Physicians and Nurse Practitioners primarily in Bastrop and is responsible for obtaining vital signs, weight, height, rooming patients, recording information in the electronic medical record, and staging medication consents or obtaining medication authorizations to ensure no lapse in prescription refills. This position will also provide education on nutrition, medications, diagnosis, and other health related concerns. This nurse will be responsible for giving injections, performing venipuncture, administering urine drug screens, pregnancy tests along with other primary care point of care testing procedures. The position is responsible for adhering to agency policies and procedures. This position is based in Bastrop but will also be responsible for supporting the Giddings and LaGrange outpatient clinics to cover vacancies for trainings, sick leave, or vacations when needed. This position will report to work Monday-Friday, 8 AM to 5 PM with no holidays, weekends, or holidays to cover. This position will delegate and supervise other Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVNs) and Certified Medical Assistants (CMAs).
Location: Bastrop, Giddings, La Grange
Salary: $37.86 – $45.61/hr
1.00/hour 2 years previous community center experience
1.00/hour 4 years previous community center experience
1.00/hour psychiatric certification
1.00/hour to 4.00/hour – tenure with BTCS
Why join our team?
BTCS Values our team members and believes it is important to reward and compensate our team members for their contribution to our success. BTCS offers competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package and generous leave accruals.
Medical Insurance: Through BlueCross Blue Shield, we offer comprehensive medical coverage for you and your eligible dependents with access to network and non-network health care providers. Coverage for employees and eligible dependents begins on the first day of the month following 60 days of employment.
Dental Insurance: Through Dental Select, we offer two coverage plans for dental care, to include preventative, basic and major services. Coverage for employees and eligible dependents begins on the first day of the month following 60 days of employment.
Vision Insurance: Through BlueCross BlueShield, we offer vision coverage to include discounts on everyday vision needs, such as eye exams and glasses and/ or contacts. Coverage for employees and eligible dependents begins on the first day of the month following 60 days of employment.
Prescription Plan: Through BlueCross BlueShield, we offer discounts on generic, preferred or brand-name drugs as well as non-preferred drugs at pharmacies or through a convenient home delivery program. Coverage for employees and eligible dependents begins on the first day of the month following 60 days of employment.
Flexible Spending Accounts: Optional pre-tax contributions for medical reimbursement and dependent care plans.
Family and Medical Leave: Job protection to provide care related to a child’s birth or adoption, or for yourself or a family member’s serious health condition.
Employee Assistance Program: Through Alliance Worksite Solutions, we offer a no cost, confidential employee assistance program as a resource to resolve personal, family, financial and legal problems for employees and their dependents.
Professional Development: Joining Bluebonnet Trails is about joining a culture of inclusiveness, collaboration, trust, and the invitation and expectation to have a voice. Bluebonnet offers employees the opportunity to participate in professional development that is skill based and offers continuing education courses to enhance knowledge and performance via online courses and instructor led webinars.
|Bastrop, Giddings, LaGrange
|Bastrop County, Fayette County, Lee County
1.Graduated from an accredited school of nursing hold an unencumbered license as a Registered Nurse in
the state of Texas.
2.At least 1 year of recent nursing experience in Primary Care and or Behavioral Health outpatient settings.
3. Ability to work collaboratively and be part of a multidisciplinary professional team.
4. Computer literate with working knowledge of Windows/MS office applications, TEAMS, MS Word.
5. Excellent written and oral communication skills
6. Must have and maintain a valid Texas Driver’s License throughout employment
1. ANCC Psychiatric/Mental Health Certification, Primary Care, or CARN certification
2. Experience working with Individuals with developmental disabilities, substance use disorders, primary
3. Experience in a behavioral health or psychiatric inpatient unit and or outpatient clinic
|$78,749 - 94,869/year
|Open until filled