Registered Nurse (RN) Inpatient Psych
Location: Port Saint Lucie
Posted on: November 30, 2019
Description SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)SCHEDULE: Full-time
Registered Nurse Inpatient Psych Full Time Day Shift 0.9 FTE - St.
Lucie Medical CenterPort St. Lucie, FL Sign on bonus offered to
qualified candidates! - Facility Description:St. Lucie Medical
Center is a 229-bed acute care facility accredited by The Joint
Commission and designated a Top Performing Hospital. Since 1983,
SLMC has continually provided quality care to the Treasure Coast
community. The combined efforts of more than 350 skilled physicians
and more than 800 dedicated employees have resulted in one of the
most comprehensive healthcare facilities in Port St. Lucie. St.
Lucie Medical Center offers a full range of services that include a
birthing center, cardiac catheterization lab, cancer care,
minimally-invasive techniques, digital mammography, general and
vascular surgery and wound care and hyperbarics. It is a Certified
Primary Stroke Center, accredited by the Society of Chest Pain
Centers, Blue Distinction Maternity Care and Blue Distinction+ for
Hip and Knee. Additionally, SLMC is home to the only
Senior-Friendly ER and Orthopedic & Spine Institute. St. Lucie
Medical Center is a member of the nation's leading provider of
healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. Historically
HCA has been named one of Ethisphere's World Most Ethical
Companies. Join our tradition of excellence! Description: The
Mental Health (Psychiatric) RN manages the nursing care of patients
in accordance with established policies, procedures and protocols
of the healthcare organization. -The tasks and responsibilities
include: Performs initial and on-going physical and psychosocial
assessment according to accepted standards of nursing practice.
Assesses plans and evaluates patient care needs. - Carries out
physician orders. Administers prescribed medications, changes
dressings, cleans wounds, monitors vital signs. Participates in
treatment team conferences to assist in planning and revising
goals, objectives and interventions appropriate to the age-related
and problem-specific needs of each patient. Implements nursing plan
of care for assigned patients and conducts and/or co-leads group
therapy sessions for patients. Evaluates patient's response to
interventions and revises nursing plan of care as needed. -
Collaborates with the treatment team to revise goals, objectives
and interventions appropriate to the changes in patient status.
Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate
utilizing computerized documentation systems. - Instructs and
educates patients and families. Assesses and coordinates patient's
discharge planning needs with members of the healthcare team.
Provides age and culturally appropriate care. Orients and mentors
new staff members. Follows Standard Precautions using personal
protective equipment as required. - - - - Qualifications FL RN
Licensure, or -Recognized Compact Licensure (subject to Florida
State Licensing Requirements, including/not limited to ongoing
eligibility and duration provisions).
Current BLS Certification as a Healthcare Provider -(American Heart
Association). CPI Certification
Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing preferred.
Acute psychiatric nursing experience is preferred.
Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work
with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment. Ability to
perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching,
squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment
up to 50 pounds. - Notice Our Company's recruiters are here to help
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