Community Health Systems RN-Behavioral Health-FT-Night Shifts in Jackson, Mississippi

Description:

Provides evaluation of assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Provides assistance to nursing peers as requested. Assists physicians during examinations and procedures. Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse. Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the nursing field.--{PS..0}

Qualifications

Graduate of a school of nursing; bachelor s degree is preferred. Current Mississippi RN licensure is required. BLS certification is required; ACLS certification is strongly preferred.

Prior behavioral health nursing experience is preferred.

Job: Behavioral Health / Psychology

Organization: Merit Health Central

Location: MS-Jackson

Requisition ID: 1674270