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Registered Nurse - (200404)

Facility Name
Highlands BHS
HIGHLANDS RANCH, CO 80130 US (Primary)
Career Area
Other, Registered Nurse (RN), Rehabilitation Physical Therapist (RPT)
Job Description

Registered Nurse


Highlands BHS

Highlands Behavioral Health System is an 86 bed freestanding behavioral health hospital offering psychiatric care for adults and adolescents. Centrally located in Littleton, the facility is easily accessible to families throughout the Front Range and just minutes from surrounding communities.


Registered Nurse

The Registered Nurse provide safe and effective nursing care in the assigned area(s) in a manner consistent with the philosophy and objectives of the Hospital and within the framework of established policies and procedures of the Department of Nursing Services. As a key team member in the clinical area, the Registered Nurse promote a climate of effective performance and learning through role modeling, willingness to learn and teach, and availability to patients and staff.  The Registered Nurse organizes, manages and coordinates unit nursing services on assigned shift as delegated by Nursing Administration.


Essential Job Duties:

·         Demonstrates leadership in organizing the delivery of patient care in an acute psychiatric setting for patients experiencing a wide rage of psychiatric conditions.

·         Provides continuous nursing care for patients utilizing the nursing process within the scope of practice.

·         Executes nursing procedures according to policy after demonstrating proficiency.

·         Assists Charge Nurse.

·         Interacts with and assists in teaching patients.

·         Functions as a therapeutic leader/member in planning and working with patient groups.

·         Serves as a clinical resource person for staff members in their daily activities.

·         Documents pertinent information accurately, timely and legibly.

·         Functions as a medication nurse when assigned.

·         Promotes safety by attending mandatory inservices and complies with all safety measures initiated by the facility

·         Promotes a positive working environment by demonstrating respect and tolerance for age, gender, race and choice of lifestyle.

·         Assumes responsibility for professional development and ongoing education.

·         Demonstrate required attendance and reliability

·         Maintain a professional appearance and attitude at all times.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:

·         Current licensure as a Registered Nurse through the State of Colorado Board of Registered Nursing.

·         Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing or baccalaureate program. 

·         Clinical experience in psychiatric setting preferred.



·         Must be able to perform concentrated and/or complex mental activity with frequent involvement in complex and/or highly technical situations;

·         Must be able to work successfully under highly stressful conditions;

·         Must be able to make sound, independent judgments based on scientific and/or ethical principles;

·         Must be able to comprehend and perform oral and written instructions and procedures;

·         Must be able to collaborate with other multidisciplinary team members in an appropriate fashion;

·         Must be capable of adapting to varying workloads and work assignments on a constant basis;

·         Must have effective comprehensive reading skills, strong communication skills, written and verbal.

·         Must have math skills to enable calculation of drug dosages and infusion rates.



This opportunity offers the following:

  • Challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Growth and Development Opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
  • 401k plan with company match


One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies.


Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.


Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.



*UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.


UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.




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