Tenet Healthcare REGISTERED NURSE - PSYCH - PD - NIGHTS in Hialeah, Florida

Position Summary:

Delivers professional and technical care to adult andolder adult ( geriatric ) population admitted to the Behavioral Health Serviceswith psychiatric illnesses. Performs nursing techniques for the comfort andwell being of the patient. Nursing care delivered complies with objectives andpolicies of the hospital utilizing the nursing process of assessment, planning,implementation, and evaluation. Works under the direction of, and incollaboration with the hospital's medical staff. Prepares equipment and assistphysician during treatments and examination of patients. Collaborates withmultidisciplinary team members to provide age/developmentally appropriate carein a accordance with unit specific standards. Assists in planning, supervising,and instructing Licensed Practical Nurses and Behavioral Health Technicians,thereby providing nursing care to an assigned number of patients. May be neededto work beyond the regular tour of duty or in another patient care unit as assignedby department director or Nurse Manager. Will conduct psycho-educational groupwith patient population as scheduled.

Position Qualification: (Training,Education, Experience, Skills and Abilities)

Graduate from an approved nursing educational program asdefined by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN)

2 years experience in a behavioral inpatient acute caresetting preferred

Effective oral and written communication skills in the Englishlanguage

Visual and hearing senses must be adequate toassess/detect changes in human physiological condition

Ability to perform in high paced, stressful environment

Required Licenses/Certifications:

Current Florida RN license

Current American Heart Association BLS Certification

Current Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) card

Job: Nursing

Organization: Palmetto General Hospital


Location: FL-Hialeah

Requisition ID: 1805039701