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Registered Nurse ECT - (233264)

Universal Health Services


Location:
WESTAMPTON, NJ
Date:
11/16/2017
2017-11-162017-12-15
Job Code:
1737
Universal Health Services
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Registered Nurse ECT - (233264)

Facility Name
Location
WESTAMPTON, NJ 08060 US (Primary)
Career Area
Professional
Category
Registered Nurse (RN)
Job Description
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) knows what it takes to lead, inspire and succeed. One of the Nation’s largest and most respected Hospital companies, UHS achieved its success by always adhering to an effective operating philosophy: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, then invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive and become a dominant health care provider in its community. Hampton Behavioral Health Center is a private behavioral health care center and offers the most advanced behavioral health, diagnostic treatment services for adults, adolescents and older adults in both inpatient and outpatient programs. A commitment to excellence in diagnosis, treatment and education – these concepts are at the core of Hampton Behavioral Health Center’s mission. Hampton offers Electroconvulsive Therapy on both an inpatient and an outpatient basis to all of our clients who meet the standard protocols. Our Electro-Convulsive Therapy (ECT) program at Hampton remains one of the most successful treatment options for many types of mental illnesses when other interventions are neither safe nor effective. Hampton Behavioral Health Center has a state-of-the-art ECT suite that offers patients the option for ECT if clinically appropriate. We are looking for a Per Diem Registered Nurses to work day shift in our ECT suite on our procedures days of Monday, Wednesday or Fridays. We have flexibility in scheduling and you would not be required to work any set number of shifts and we are closed on all holidays. Responsibilities: • Work with all members of the health care team to provide optimal care to the patient throughout his/her ECT experience. • Maintain a friendly, positive and caring attitude with all patients, physicians and staff. • Provide patient education during all phases of the patient’s experience in ECT. • Ensure that the proper supplies and equipment are available • Ensure that equipment is functioning properly. • Assist with inventory control by proper count of supplies/time used. • Appropriately document patient care provided. • Identify actual and potential risks to patients and others. Take action to minimize or eliminate risk and maximize safety in the facility. • Prepare for arrival of patients to the ECT center by ensuring that proper supplies and equipment are available. • Review the patient chart and health history to assure that the necessary ECT evaluations have been completed. Ensure that consent form has been signed. • Prepare patients for ECT by providing ongoing information to the patient and his/her caregiver to assure that they understand all procedures and feel as comfortable as possible. • Perform nursing assessment of patient, start IV and ordered medications. • Communicate with other health care team members to assure continuity of care. • Receive patient in the recovery room after surgery. Assess and evaluate the patient. Continuously monitor the patient during his recovery phase. Document the status of the patient and the care provided. • Remain prepared for emergency situations by knowing correct emergency procedures, locations of emergency call system and location of emergency supplies and equipment. • Wipe down gurneys and recliners between patients with a germicidal solution. Remake beds as needed. Benefit Highlights: • Challenging and rewarding work environment • Career development within Hampton and UHS • On site opportunities for Continuing Education and CEU’s • Flexibility to work on the inpatient units if you choose • Competitive Compensation • No weekends or Holidays • Discounts on Tuition programs If you would like more information before applying, please contact Lori de Celis, Director of Human Resources at Lori.deCelis@uhsinc.com and by phone at 609-518-2209.
Job Requirements
• Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current licensure in the State of New Jersey as a Registered Nurse; BLS/ACLS Healthcare provider as well
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