Community Health Systems Behavioral Health Intake/Evening Nursing Supervisor in Biloxi, Mississippi

Description:

Provides professional communication and oversight for Behavioral Health at Gulf Oaks in the absence of unit management. Addresses patient care, staffing, and any other issues that may arise. Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Assists physicians during examinations and procedures. Performs various patient test and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse. Completes intake assessments. Responds timely to potential admissions inquiries. Supervises nurses and staff and takes administrative responsibilities. Leads and directs the work of others. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected along with the ability to perform a variety of tasks. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Works in conjunction with providers frequently. Professional communication and appearance. Reports to Administrator of Behavioral Health. CPR and CPI required. Requires the ability to work evenings and 7 day on 7 day off schedule.

Qualifications

Requires a bachelor's degree from an accredited school of nursing and RN licensure in the state of Mississippi. 3-5 years of experience in the field or in a related area. Familiar with a variety of the field's concepts, practices, and procedures.

Job: Behavioral Health / Psychology

Organization: Merit Health Biloxi

Location: MS-Biloxi

Requisition ID: 1739536