Community Health Systems Registered Nurse - Behavioral Health - 90% Nights 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 compactstate.

  • Maintaincurrent BLS certification – achieved within first 30 days.

  • ACLSis 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: 1836063

This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.