Schedule: Full-Time, 7:30a-4:00p Monday-Friday (Subject to Change)
The RN Behavioral Emergency Response Team Lead Specialty Nurse (under general direction) has authority, responsibility and accountability for facilitating an interprofessional Behavioral Response Team. The Behavioral Response Team Lead will be responsible for the development and sustainment of a 24/7 response team that responds to escalating undesired behavior by a patient, family member, or visitor on the UAMS main campus. In addition, the team lead will be responsible for ensuring UAMS meets the Joint Commission’s 7 steps to addressing workplace violence:
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) has a unique combination of education, research, and clinical programs that encourages and supports teamwork and diversity. We champion being a collaborative health care organization, focused on improving patient care and the lives of Arkansans.
UAMS offers amazing benefits and perks:
Salary offered commensurate with experience.
Direct Patient Care:
Special Knowledge/Skills / Management and Leadership Activities:
This position is subject to a pre-employment criminal background [and registry (if applicable)] check [and drug screen (if safety sensitive position)]. A criminal conviction or arrest pending adjudication alone shall not disqualify an applicant. Any criminal history will be evaluated in relationship to job responsibilities and business necessity. The information obtained in these reports will be used in a confidential, non-discriminatory manner consistent with state and federal law.