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.
River Oaks Hospital, located in metropolitan New Orleans, Louisiana, is a private psychiatric facility for adults, adolescents and children. Since 1970, River Oaks has established a tradition of excellence in the treatment of acute psychiatric illness, dual diagnosis, alcohol and drug detoxification, trauma based disorders, compulsive behaviors, and eating disorders, River Oaks has provided quality treatment to service individuals suffering from mental illness, and/or addictive disorders. Situated on a 14 acre campus, services are available at all levels of care (inpatient, day or partial hospitalization, outpatient, and intensive outpatient).
River Oaks Hospital is seeking a dynamic and talented PRN Registered Nurse to Supervise the weekend operations of the nursing department / facility. We are searching for candidates who have Nursing Supervision experience to help build up our Pool for support on weekends when needed. These selected candidates will coordinate and supervise the activities of the Hospital to maintain a safe and therapeutic environment. Will direct the activities of Nurses and Psychiatric Technicians. Coordinates admissions and provides assessment, RN coverage and other direct patient care when appropriate. Coordinates staffing and scheduling of staff, as well as assisting with re-directing/re-educating staff as needed. Willingly adapts to changes and demonstrates a positive attitude. This flexibility in scheduling will allow for picking up additional shifts. Will demonstrate professional ethics in the performance of duties; and serves as a role model by supporting and implementing the basic philosophy and standards of the Nursing profession.