In this role, the successful candidate will be responsible for assessing, planning, delivering, documenting and evaluating nursing care of patients in an assigned area in terms of their individual needs according to physicians orders and in conformance with approved standards, policies and procedures.
In this role, the selected candidate will actively participate in department or practice-specific quality improvement efforts; identify opportunity for quality improvement to colleagues and management.
In this role, the selected candidate will serve as the patient"s advocate and maintain ongoing communication with physician, referral sources, caregivers and facility management to facilitate coordination of care.
In this role, you will provide nursing services, training and support to address the medical psychiatric needs of individuals with developmental disabilities, substance abuse issues and / or emotional or behavioral challenges.
In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible to develop and manage nursing care plans, instruct patients and their families in proper care and help individuals and groups take steps to improve or maintain their health.
In this role, you will
adheres to universal precautions. Identified potential problems and initiates appropriate measures. Identifies environmental factors which deter effective patient care, initiates action, and contributes ideas towards resolution.
As an Acute Hospital Services Registered Nurse you are on your toes working in a fast-paced, constantly evolving environment with new challenges to trouble-shoot and overcome daily. Your sense of purpose and accomplishment at the end of each day is powerful.