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Evening Shift Registered Nurse-3-11 - (237103)

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Evening Shift Registered Nurse-3-11 - (237103)

Facility Name
Rivendell Behavioral Health
BENTON, AR 72015 US (Primary)
Career Area
Rehabilitation Physical Therapist (RPT)
Job Description

Position Summary: Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion Rivendell Behavioral Health Services is an 80-bed full-service behavioral healthcare acute care facility located in Benton, AR, that has been providing quality health care to the residents of Arkansas since 1986 that is currently seeking a3-11 shift . Rivendell Behavioral Health Services was recognized by the Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures for 2011. Rivendell Behavioral Health Services has been offering hope to individuals, families, and communities for nearly 30 years. Rivendell Behavioral Health Services is the leader in providing quality mental health and addiction treatment services. Our commitment to care includes developing integrated delivery systems through partnerships with medical surgical hospitals, community mental health centers, educational institutions, managed care organizations, local health professionals and agencies. Rivendell Behavioral Health Services strives to set the standard for excellence in the field of behavioral health care and maintains its leadership role by treating each patient as a respected individual of our community. RN: SIGN-ON BONUS FOR RN 3-11 SHIFT. The RN has responsibility for creating, maintaining and managing a therapeutic milieu within the treatment program to ensure the safety of patients and staff. This includes being in charge of the LPN's, and MHA's, by making assignments & monitoring the care which they give. Performs ongoing assessments of the behavioral and medical needs of the patients each shift. Charts those observations of the patient in the nurse’s note each shift, in a legible and concise manner. Plans, implements and evaluates age specific and developmentally appropriate individualized nursing care on the interdisciplinary treatment plans. Updates treatment plans as necessary. Demonstrates knowledge and competency in age-specific criteria of the unit to which assignment is made: Child Acute Care Unit Assists with activities of daily living as indicated for the specific unit including safety issues related to immobility, safety, restraints, and decreased sensorium. Is able to assess the patient's level of orientation and identify cues for assessment based on functioning level. Understands the specific unit programming and functioning level interventions to meet the needs of the more chronic patient. AdultCare Unit (short term stays for ages18 and above) Understands the difference between age appropriate behaviors versus pathological behaviors in the patient population. Understands the uniqueness of the program tract and the focus on development status. Understands the specific unit programming and developmentally sound interventions to meet the needs of the more chronic patient. Carries out physician orders regarding diet, medication and treatment. Report to the charge nurse patient's signs, symptoms, and behaviors and any subsequent treatment and/or interventions and the patient's response to the treatments and documents same in the medical record according to hospital policy. Alerts physician to clinically pertinent findings in a timely manner. Under the direction of the Charge Nurse authorizes emergency implementation of seclusion and physical restraint in the physician's absence according to hospital policy. Participates in, supervises and documents, special treatment procedures, progressive interventions and de-escalation of patients according to hospital policy. Reviews allEmergency Interventiondocumentation, and initials all entries made by the MHA/LPN or other staff. Completes the QA information on each STP sheet. Assists in coordinating treatment as a team member through participation in treatment planning meetings. Supervises and/or provides direct supervision to those patients on 1:1 precautions and assures the obervations levels are followed. Understands and teaches others how to properly transferobservation check sheets to on coming staff. Educates patient/family toward an understanding of health/illness and the plans for post discharge care. Responsible for running or supervising all milieu groups and health teaching groups. Attends mandatory hospital and department inservices and monthly department meetings. Participates in the Performance Improvement process and other research projects. Performs basic first aid, manages emergency situations as necessary.

Job Requirements

Must be a Registered Nurse licensed to practice nursing in the State of Arkansas. CPR certification must be current. Must have the ability towork with

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