Registered Nurse/ Big Stone Gap
Company: Frontier Health
Location: Big Stone Gap
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Renders professional nursing care to individuals within an
assigned unit of the hospital and/or program.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Education: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required.
Bachelor's in nursing preferred.
Licensure: Registered nurse licensed by Virginia required
Experience: Experience as a staff nurse in a psychiatric setting
Knowledge/Skills: Ability to maintain composure in difficult
Ability to follow written and verbal directions.
Verbal/written communication skills
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
- Makes staff assignments with regard to patient needs, staff
qualification, licensure guidelines, program policy, and infection
control issues. 95% compliance
- Interprets assessment data to develop a plan of care.
- Implements and evaluates NCP/ITP and supervises other nursing
staffs' involvement in the plan of care. 95% compliance
- Record individual's activities, observations and behavioral
symptoms per treatment plan and program procedure, as evidenced by
performance improvement findings.
- Attends and participates in staff conferences or
interdisciplinary team meetings to ensure input as it relates to
patients, as assigned.
- Provides a variety of didactic therapeutic groups as per
specific program requirements.
- Assists physicians as needed or requested.
- Evaluates and documents individual's reactions to medications
- Administers prescribed medications per MD order.
- Educates individual/family toward an understanding of
- Monitors/assesses individual vital signs, observes and records
medical needs, and responses to medical treatment.
- Utilize personal protective equipment when performing invasive
procedures, collecting urine and transporting lab specimens.
- Utilizes effective and therapeutic Management of Aggressive
Patient techniques in emergency psychiatric situations.
- Attend and participate in regularly scheduled staff meetings
and inservices and individual program planning staffings as
- All other duties as assigned.
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