Nursing service plays one of the most important roles at Harris Hospital by providing direct patient care year round (24/7). Nursing staff is exceptional in providing patient education including RN - LPN medication groups, diabetic teaching, sexually transmitted diseases groups, coping skills and etc. Behavioral Health Assistants conduct groups including music, current events, activities of daily living and etc.
The vision of the Nursing Department at Patrick B. Harris Psychiatric Hospital is to achieve a reputation of excellence in producing an environment of acceptance, respect for individuality, and personal dignity; to maintain a position of trust, confidence, respect and compassion to our patients, employees and the community we serve; to develop a climate that will provide each individual the opportunity for maximum growth; to participate in programs that educates the public about mental health and illness.
The Nursing Department of Patrick B. Harris Psychiatric Hospital is dedicated to maintaining quality nursing care in a safe and therapeutic environment. Nursing services include assessment, nursing diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of acute psychiatric disorders and co-occurring disorders and are part of a multi-discipline team approach. The Provisions of nursing services assists our patients in the recovery process with the goal of obtaining each patient's maximum potential.
Kevin B., RN, MSN
Director of Nursing
The Nursing Role at HPH
Shifts at HPH
Morning 7:00 AM - 3:30 PM
Evening 3:00 PM - 11: 30 PM
Nights 11:00 PM - 7:30 AM
Every Other Weekend
Shift Differentials are offered to employees and varies depending on staff and role within the hospital. Inquire with Human Resource for more information.