Ascension Health Psychiatric Nurse - RN in Sparta, Tennessee
We Are Hiring
City, State: Sparta,TN
Location: TN - Highlands Hospital
Department: Geriatric Psych Nrsng Unit 001
Additional Job Details:PRN,Rotating,0 hours,Weekly
PRN, rotating schedule (days or nights)
What You Will Do
Provides direct patient care to behavioral health patients in accordance with the established policies and procedures of the facility.
Performs initial and on-going bio-psychosocial assessments according to accepted standards of nursing practice. Develops a nursing plan of care consistent with the master treatment plan.
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.
BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
One or more of the following:
LicensedRegistered Nursecredentialed from theTennessee Board of Nursingor current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State"obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.
Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred.
- 1 Year Preferred Technical Experience.
Equal Employment Opportunity
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