Behavioral Health Crisis Unit Registered Nurse (RN - entry level)
Greenwood, IN
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Adult & Child Health is a growing 501c (3) not-for-profit integrated healthcare organization based in Indianapolis servicing multiple locations. A&C is committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. We offer flexibility, generous PTO (starting at 4 weeks), an immediately vested 401K, competitive benefits, career growth, staff development dollars, student loan reimbursement and/or student loan forgiveness program, clinical supervision hours, sponsorship, and much more! 

The Company: At Adult & Child Health we have a welcoming and energetic environment that encourages collaboration, diversity, and innovation across our organization. This environment gives our staff the opportunity to enhance current skills and build new capabilities, while providing excellent care for our clients and employees. 

Adult & Child Health is an integrated healthcare provider in Central Indiana. We are a Certified Community Behavioral Health Center and a Federally Qualified Health Center look alike; we strive to provide the best in healthcare services. Providing high-quality, affordable care including primary care, behavioral health services, substance abuse treatment, mobile crisis response, community-based services, homeless outreach, school-based treatment, and more. 

About this role:  This is the final stage of A&C’s building of services in the crisis continuum. This is an entry level staff nurse position.  This role will allow clients to not only have a person to call and a person to respond, but now a place to go.  You will assess client's coming in for crisis intervention and ensure appropriate next level of care.   

The Location and hours: A&C is based in Central Indiana. For this position, we service the surrounding counties.  Hours for this role are Thurs - Mon 2pm - 10pm 

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Perform all appropriate nursing assessments per service line requirements, utilizing a high level of clinical competence
  • Work alongside the Crisis Team
  • Evaluate the client/patient’s physical condition and the need for services
  • Ability to manage crisis situations with patience and empathy
  • Consult with a physician/advanced practice provider as necessary or advocate for medical services through managed care organizations
  • Administer and oversee administration of controlled  and uncontrolled medications via various methods according to service line requirements; Monitor medication compliance in regard to State Regulatory standards 


  • This is an entry level staff nurse position
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, not required
  • BLS, CPR, and First Aid required
  • Required Indiana State Registered Nurse (RN) 
  • Ability to operate in multiple EMR’s, the full suite of Microsoft Office products, and other clinically driven software
  • Must hold a valid driver's license with acceptable driving record and provide own, insured, transportation

Some Key Benefits to Highlight:

  • We also offer staff development dollars for every employee.
  • We have an immediately vested 401k.
  • We offer sponsorship (such as H-1B sponsorship) for the therapist position, but the applicant either must be licensed, or license-eligible, in LMHC, LCSW, LCAC or LMFT, which typically requires a U.S. degree.
  • Our DEIB Commission supports and encourages our taskforces such as Black Culture Awareness, DEIB Committees, HOPE, LGBTQIA+ and more to come.

How to Apply:

  • We want to know all about you so please send us your most updated resume. Cover letter is optional.
  • You can apply here or directly on our website at go to our careers page and apply for the job(s) that you qualify for.

Learn more about Adult & Child Health and our mission HERE or check out our Facebook , LinkedIn , Twitter and YouTube pages.

Our commitment to Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging: A&C believes in people and the strength of diversity. We deeply respect the ideas, backgrounds, and lived experiences of those we serve to create safe, inclusive environments where everyone is welcome. We currently incorporate Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging (DEIB) efforts in a variety of ways, including in onboarding and ongoing training of employees, through recruiting efforts, and embedded in the overall organizational culture. 

A&C is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age, status as a protected veteran, or any other status protected by law.