Garfield Park Hospital is an 88-bed psychiatric hospital dedicated to providing quality behavioral health services for its diverse population of children and adolescents. Garfield Park Hospital is a state-of-the-art facility offering some of the most advanced technologies and programs found in the behavioral health field. We are dedicated to our teamwork approach and provide a compassionate and therapeutic environment, as well as offering a continuum of specialty programs throughout our inpatient and partial services.
Garfield Park Hospital is owned by Universal Health Services Inc., one of the largest and most respected hospital management companies in the nation. UHS owns and operates 326+ facilities, including 26 acute care hospitals,Â 300+ behavioral health facilities inÂ 44 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a stable and growing behavioral health organization in the Chicago land community. Come be a part of our winning team of professionals and make a difference.
JOB SUMMARY: The Nursing Supervisor provides administrative and clinical supervision to all staff throughout the hospital on assigned shift. The Nursing Supervisor is a liaison to department directors and administration to insure coordinated and efficient operations of services and departments. The Nursing Supervisor promotes patient care consistent with the philosophy and objectives ofÂ Garfield ParkÂ Hospital.
JOB SPECIFICATIONS:Â The Nursing Supervisor must demonstrate flexibility and the knowledge and skills required to manage units providing care to a varied population including children and adolescent patients.
Knowledge:Â Prefer knowledge of general and psychiatric nursing principles, working concepts and theory,Â leadership skills, age specific growth and development, limit setting, crisis and behavior management