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REGISTERED NURSE - RN

Company: Mount Carmel Behavioral Health
Location: Columbus
Posted on: July 8, 2024

Job Description:

Overview:

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Come join the Mount Carmel Behavioral Health team and Make A Difference every day.

RN's needed for FT DAYS OR NIGHTS!

Mount Carmel Behavioral Health is an 80-bed treatment center located in Columbus, Ohio. We provide acute inpatient care for adult men and women who have been experiencing a wide range of mental or behavioral health challenges.

We are looking to add compassionate RNs to our nursing team! The Psychiatric RN at Mount Carmel Behavioral Health is a clinical professional that will work closely with each field throughout our facility to ensure our patients are receiving exceptional care.

Registered Nurse (RN) Benefits:

At Acadia Healthcare, we offer a comprehensive benefits package including medical, prescription drug plan, flexible spending accounts, health savings accounts, vision, dental, and voluntary short-term and long-term disability coverage. Additionally, our well-being programs encompass employee assistance programs, financial support, tuition reimbursement, and much more.

Competitive hourly rate (recently increased!)
Tuition reimbursement offered
NEW FACILITY
Excellent training program
Professional growth opportunity that is second to none in the industry. Join a team with defined career paths and a national family of hospitals and facilities.

Available Shifts and Hours:

12-hour shifts, working every other weekend.

NIGHT shift 7a-7a

Responsibilities:

REGISTERED NURSE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Provide and coordinate care by assessing patients' physical and behavioral health needs.
Develop and implement nursing care plans.
Maintain medical records and educate patients and their families about various physical and behavioral health conditions.
Provide nursing care and services within the standards and scope of nursing practice as defined within the state Nurse Practice Act regulations, policies, procedures, and protocols, as well as facility and corporate policies and procedures.
Ensure physicians' orders are legible if taken verbally and transcribed appropriately per policy and procedure.
Ensure patients' status is assessed on an ongoing basis and pertinent information is gathered and documented.
Notify physicians of significant changes in status such as difficulties with detox, medical emergency, change in medical status regarding response to medications, and related challenges.
Ensure that initial nursing treatment plans are completed upon admission and that all nursing treatment plans are specific to assessed needs.
Demonstrate knowledge and utilization of universal precautions in providing direct patient care.
Accurately administer medications per ordered note.
Document accurate count of controlled substance medication administration on required documents.
Complete admission and discharge processing efficiently and accurately as directed.
Exhibit therapeutic rapport with patients by maintaining professional boundaries, respecting personal space, giving patients direct attention, and maintaining rational detachment.
Provide direction or coordinate the activities of the unit as directed.
Communicate therapeutically and professionally with patients, visitors, co-workers, and others involved inpatient treatment.
Qualifications:

EDUCATION/LICENSURE/EXPERIENCE/SKILL REQUIREMENTS

Must have graduated from an accredited school of nursing.
Must possess a current Registered Nurse (RN) license as required by the state of employment or be eligible to practice nursing in accordance with state requirements
One year of nursing experience; previous psychiatric, mental, behavioral, or substance abuse nursing experience a plus
CPR and de-escalation and restraint certification required (training available upon hire and offered by facility).
First aid may be required based on state or facility requirements.

We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all applicants for employment regardless of an individual's characteristics protected by applicable state, federal and local laws.

AHRN

Keywords: Mount Carmel Behavioral Health, Columbus , REGISTERED NURSE - RN, Healthcare , Columbus, Ohio

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