RN Registered Nurse Full Time Nights
Austin, TX
Job Description

Austin Oaks Hospital is seeking a qualified, energetic candidate for our Registered Nurse position. We are also looking for experienced professionals to join us in being a community partner for mental health. If you are a dedicated, hardworking individual who wants to make a positive difference in the lives of our patients, please apply online or contact Lori Loop, Nurse Recruiter at Lori.Loop@uhsinc.com. Phone: 510.598.8994

Austin Oaks Hospital is located in South Austin 10 minutes from downtown. We are an acute psychiatric hospital offering inpatient services to Adult, Adolescents, and Children. Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiary acute care hospital, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. UHS has been recognized by Forbes Magazine as one of America's top 500 public companies as well as Fortune list of 500 "World's Most Admired Companies" in 2017 and 2018!

Registered Nurse (RN) key responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Responds to incoming calls to the hospital to accommodate coordination for referrals/admissions.
  • To provide assessment of patients' psychiatric and medical status.
  • Responsible for making sure all inquiries, referrals, and admissions are documented accurately in the computer system and that notes regarding referrals and upcoming admissions are documented on proper forms.
  • Responsible to ensure all referral patient medical record information is completed and nursing and clinical staff are adequately apprised of the patient's condition/history.

Benefit Highlights:

  • Challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Competitive Compensation
  • Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Drug Plan
  • Generous Paid Time Off
  • 401(K) with company match and discounted stock plan
  • Career development opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries

Job Requirements


Education: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing; currently licensed to practice by the Texas State Board of Nursing.

Experience: Experience in a psychiatric health-care facility preferred; new grads encouraged to apply!

Additional Requirements: CPR certification and successful completion of the hospital's designated behavioral and physical management training program including de-escalation and appropriate use of seclusion and restraint required prior to assisting in the procedures.

Shift: 12 hour shifts - Full Time Nights

Job Type Full-time