Inova Behavioral Health supports Inova's overall mission, promoting total wellness – mind and body – by offering a full spectrum of mental health and addiction treatment services to the surrounding Northern Virginia and Washington, DC, metropolitan community.
Our extensive continuum of care includes an urgent psychiatric and addiction assessment center (IPAC), inpatient psychiatry, inpatient detoxification, partial hospitalization programs (PHP), intensive outpatient programs (IOP), outpatient psychiatric appointments and outpatient counseling services.
Services provided at the Mount Vernon OP practice include:
Medication management services
Counseling services – individual psychotherapy
The RN in this role provides safe therapeutic care in a holistic and systematic way, in a behavioral health practice. To provide the best quality of care to our community, our team members integrate knowledge, skills, and experiences to meet the needs of patients and families, to include patient and family education. The individual is expected to engage in teamwork and communicate effectively. Our teas share respect for and understanding of other clinical disciplines. We encourage our employees to use an integrated approach toward patient outcomes. We strive to to provide quality and best practices while in accordance with Inova standards, guidelines, and pathways for care delivery. Comprehensive care includes teh incorporation of data and information from each unique patient visit, extraordinary documentation and attention to detail results in improved care and enhanced outcomes. Inova truly strives to provider and continue professional development and offers unique opportunities to explore additional educational and training opportunities to have the best trained and supported nursing staff. Our clinical staff truly serve as a resource, preceptor, and mentor. Demonstrates leadership skills in decision making and problem solving.
This is a shared position between intensive outpatient program, partial hospitalization, and outpatient clinic.
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.
BSN required; MSN preferred. Recent clinical experience as a student and/or previous nursing practice experience required.
Previous psychiatric nursing experience preferred; RNC in psychiatric nursing desired.
Internal Number: 42385BR
About Inova Health System
Inova is Northern Virginia’s leading nonprofit healthcare provider, employing more than 18,000 team members and serving more than 2 million individuals annually through an integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes such as the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute, Inova Schar Cancer Institute and Inova Neuroscience and Spine Institute. Our mission is to provide world-class healthcare – every time, every touch – to each person in every community we have the privilege to serve. Founded in 1956 as the Fairfax Hospital Association, Inova has grown with its surrounding community and the region to provide a full spectrum of health services, including Northern Virginia’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level 4 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Its hospitals have a total of 1,800 licensed beds.
Four of Inova’s five hospitals have received five-star rankings from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; they are the only hospitals in the Washington, DC region to have earned the highest rating from the federal agency. To achieve its mission of providing world-class healthcare to a... diverse community, Inova is home to prominent clinicians and scientists who drive innovation to improve patient care, prevent disease and promote wellness.
Inova encompasses the full array of health services, including the area’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level IV neonatal intensive care unit. Inova is also home to nationally and internationally recognized Inova Heart and Vascular Institute (IHVI), Inova Schar Cancer Institute, Inova Translational Medicine Institute (ITMI) focused on genomics research, Inova Neuroscience and Spine Institute and Inova Children’s Hospital.
Caring for our community
As the region’s leading not-for-profit healthcare provider, Inova brings its world-class healthcare, education, and wellness programming to area residents, regardless of their ability to pay. Our community benefit services amount to hundreds of millions of dollars each year. Inova provides community benefit through subsidized health services, free or discounted charity care, clinical programs for low-income residents, and investments in cutting edge research.
Our commitment is twofold: provide access to healthcare services to make people healthy, and provide education and services to help keep people healthy. Our preventative health and disease management programs focus on keeping our community healthy and out of the hospital.