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PRN Registered Nurse - (11897)

Universal Health Services


Location:
Lewisville, TX
Date:
12/14/2017
2017-12-142018-01-12
Job Code:
11897
Universal Health Services
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PRN Registered Nurse - (11897)

Facility Name
Excel Center Of Lewisville
Location
Lewisville, TX 75067 US (Primary)
Career Area
Nursing
Category
Behavioral Health - Support Staff
Job Description

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

The Excel Center of Lewisville is a specialized day treatment center meeting the emotional and behavioral needs of children and adolescents, ages 5 - 18.The Excel Center of Lewisville is affiliated with Millwood Hospital, located in Arlington, Texas, is a 128-bed facility that provides inpatient and outpatient mental health and chemical dependency care. Since 1971, children, adolescents, adults and older adults have relied on Millwood Hospital’s extensive and confidential services to help overcome emotional and chemical dependency problems. Millwood Hospital has been named Top Performer on Key Quality Measures® by The Joint Commission, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America. Learn more about this award, recognizing Millwood Hospital for exemplary performance in using evidence-based clinical processes to improve patient care.

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Excel Center Of Lewisville is seeking a dynamic and talented Licensed RN. RNs at Excel Center Of Lewisville provide nursing care on a designated unit in a manner consistent with the philosophy of Millwood and the ANA Standards Of Psychiatric Nursing. Utilizing the Nursing Process, our RNs coordinate the care of patients assuring continuity of care and a safe therapeutic milieu. RNs are an essential member of the multidisciplinary team and are responsible for supervision of unlicensed nursing staff.

The key duties of the Registered Nurse is responsible for planning, directing, and evaluating the nursing care provided for the Excel Center

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KEY PERORMANCE EXPECTATIONS:

  • Complete nursing assessment within 1 visit.
  • Within 3 visits, a plan of care is initiated that includes data obtained from the written nursing assessment and nursing interventions.
  • Daily documentation of patient assessment on the nursing flow sheet
  • Accurately process and carry out all physicians’ orders in a timely manner.
  • Communicate with clinical staff pertinent information received from family members
  • Provide patient/family education regarding medications.
  • Communicate with parents medication changes recommended by physician
  • Monitor the physical environment, taking measures to correct safety hazards, assuring a clean, comfortable, home-like atmosphere.Submit written monthly environmental inspection report to Director.
  • Supervise self administration of medication by patients.
  • Document discharge instructions including food and drug interactions, diet and activities as appropriate.
  • Evaluate for any cluster of signs/symptoms of infection and initiate appropriate infection control measures.
  • Maintain temperature control logs for all refrigerators
  • Submit patient infection reports to hospital Infection Control Coordinator
  • Provide for employee health needs such as annual TB skin testing and influenza vaccines.
  • Submit reports of employee illnesses to hospital Infection Control coordinator.
  • Communicate with parents to provide information as requested
  • Follow-up contact for patients absent from program.
  • Provides coverage for Excel Lewisville as requested
  • Provides backup assistance for Utilization Review function
  • Maintains MIDAS data base for utilization review documentation
  • Provides daily update to administrative assistant for updating utilization review log
  • Conducts daily census meeting in absence of UR Coordinator
Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Education: Nursing degree from accredited college and state RN licensure.
  • Experience:  A minimum of two (2) experience in psychiatric nursing preferred and/or demonstrated competency in working with psychiatric and chemical dependency patients.
  • Additional Requirements:  CPR and CPI in accordance with New Hire Policy must be completed before providing direct care services.  ANA Certification as Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse is encouraged.

This opportunity provides the following:

This opportunity provides the following:
• Challenging and rewarding work environment
• Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
• Competitive Compensation
• Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
• 401k plan with company match
• Generous Paid Time Off

* UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

 

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