HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN Manager Adult Behavioral Health in Kansas City, Missouri

Research Psychiatric Center, a 100-bed facility serving the Greater Kansas City area for more than 28 years, provides experienced physicians and clinical staff who utilize the most advanced treatment options. Research Psychiatric Center, a campus of Research Medical Center, is one of the few comprehensive inpatient behavioral health facilities in the metropolitan area.

Located adjacent to Research Medical Center, the inpatient facility offers comprehensive inpatient psychiatric services with specialty programs for adolescents, adults and seniors. This location also provides one of the region’s largest premier Partial Hospital Programs (Day Program) that serves those who may need intensive treatment but do not require around-the-clock hospitalization.

The manager is responsible for integrating their department’s services with the hospitals primary functions. The manager coordinates and integrates services within their 56-bed unit and with other departments.

The manager develops and implements policies and procedures that guide and support the provision of services. The manager recommends a sufficient number of qualified and competent persons to provide care/service and assures the qualifications and competence of those staff members (who are not licensed independent practitioners) meet the needs of patient care and non-patient care services.

The manager provides orientation, in-service training, and continuing education of all persons in their department(s). The manager continuously assesses and improves their department’s performance and maintains appropriate quality control programs. The manager recommends space and other resources needed by the department and participates in selecting outside resources needed by their department(s). The Senior Adult Unit Nurse Manager provides care for the Senior Adult population.


SUPERVISES -RN Charge, RN, MHT, Clerk/MHT EDUCATION -Graduate from an accredited school of nursing with either an ADN or BSN degree. BSN or MSN preferred. EXPERIENCE -Four to six years of related experience or training in a psychiatric inpatient setting. One to two years supervisory experience is required. Must have one to two years experience working with acute, inpatient psychiatric patients and have demonstrated knowledge of the developmental emotional and physical needs of the adult patient.
CERTIFICATE/LICENSE -Must hold a current license from the Missouri Board of Nursing. CPR and NVCI required upon hire or within three months of hire.

Title: RN Manager Adult Behavioral Health

Location: Missouri-Kansas City-Research Medical Center

Requisition ID: 09727-43664