Community Health Systems Registered Nurse - Behavioral Health - 90% Days with Rotation in Lancaster, South Carolina

Description:

The Registered Nurse shall be responsible for planning, supervising and evaluating the nursing care of patients and for correlating the nursing process, the medical plan of care and policies. Must demonstrate professionalism, accountability, and responsibility for decision making quality nursing care, and knowledge basis of Geri psychiatric nursing care.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing.

Licenses/Certificates:

- Currently licensed as an RN to practice in SC or compact state.

  • Maintain current BLS certification – achieved within first 30 days.--?xml:namespace prefix = "o" /

  • ACLS is preferred.

  • Maintain current Crisis Prevention certification.

Experience:

  • Desirable characteristics include at least two years experience in hospital or medically related environment. Experience in psychiatric nursing is preferred.

  • Must be able to demonstrate knowledge and skills to provide care appropriate to the age of patients served.

  • Must demonstrate knowledge of principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the abilityto assess data reflective of the patient s status and interpret appropriate information needed to identify each patient s

requirement relative to the patient s needs and to provide care needed as

described to in policy and procedure.

Job: Behavioral Health / Psychology

Organization: Springs Memorial Hospital

Location: SC-Lancaster

Requisition ID: 1836158