REGISTERED NURSE

  • AUSTIN LAKES HOSPITAL
  • Austin, TX, USA
  • Feb 06, 2018
Full time Healthcare Nurse

Job Description

  • Provide assessment of patients’ psychiatric and medical status.
  • Administer medication and medical treatment as prescribed by physician.
  • Participate in treatment planning as a member of interdisciplinary team.
  • Assess, direct and intervene in crisis situations.
  • Initiate and document special treatment procedures.
  • Provide and direct milieu management.
  • Document nursing care, treatment and patient’s response to treatment.
  • Provide health education to patients.
  • Maintain confidentiality of patient’s medical records.
  • Attend mandatory training and in-services.
  • Participate in the implementation of Nursing Department policies and procedures.
  • Provide exceptional Service Excellence!

Best candidates for this position will have behavioral health experience, a strong work-ethic, and highly consistent timeliness and attendance!

 

EDUCATION:
Required: Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing.
Preferred: BSN and ANA Certification.

LICENSURE / CERTIFICATION:
Licensed RN to practice in Texas
Current CPR

EXPERIENCE:
Required: Nursing experience providing direct patient care.  
Preferred: One year inpatient behavioral health work experience and one year medical/surgical nursing experience.