(RN) Registered Nurse- Behavioral Health-Psych-Evenings
Delivers nursing care to patients who require mental health services. Performs nursing techniques for the comfort and well being of the patient. Complies with the objectives and policies of the hospital utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation. Adheres to the monitoring of and compliance with all licensing and regulatory agency guidelines including but not limited to JCAHO, ACHA, OSHA, CMS, DCF, etc. Prepares equipment and assist physicians during treatments and examinations of patients. Collaborates with multidisciplinary team members to provide age/developmentally appropriate care in accordance with unit standards. Supervises and assist LPN’s and Psychiatric Technicians thereby providing nursing care to a number of patients.
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS (including required licenses/certifications, education and job knowledge/experience):
Current Florida RN license
Current BLS Certification
Experience in mental health care preferred
Successful Florida Protective Services background check
Ability to communicate in English