Community Health Systems Nurse Extern Behavioral Health Services in Granite City, Illinois
Render care to patients in assigned areas and participate in related activities. May perform secretarial/clerical duties for the nursing division. Functions as communication link between physician, nurse, patient, hospital personnel, and visitors. Must be flexible and willing to accept responsibility. This purpose of this position is also to give nursing students some additional clinical experience to help develop the skills they have obtained in their nursing program, and to assist in the transition from student to Registered Nurse.
Education: High school diploma or GED. Must have finished 2 semesters of nursing clinicals and currently enrolled, in good standing, in an accredited R.N. program.
Experience: Demonstrate an understanding of and an appreciation for the physical, social and psychological needs of pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients. Knowledge of medical terminology
Licenses/Certificates: Must have American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support certification upon hire. Must have current certification in Crisis Prevention (CPI) or complete within 30 days of hire.
Job: Behavioral Health / Psychology
Organization: Gateway Regional Medical Center
Location: IL-Granite City
Requisition ID: 1821609