Behavioral Health Registered Nurse Full Time Days
Posted on: March 23, 2020
Description Behavioral Health Registered Nurse -?AdventHealth
Central Texas Location Address: ?2201 S Clear Creek Rd., Killeen,
TX??76549 AdventHealth Central Texas & AdventHealth Rollins Brook
Our team members are nationally recognized for delivering the
highest level of care. We offer the latest advances in medicine and
provide uncommon compassion as part of our faith-based approach to
wellness. Our employees make a difference on a higher level by
Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. At AdventHealth Central
Texas & AdventHealth Rollins Brook, you will receive a competitive
salary while experiencing the freedom to deliver the best care for
patients? bodies, minds, and spirits in a way you feel passionate
about. There is no better place to make a true impact in the lives
of others. ? ? ?? Located in the heart of Texas, AdventHealth
Central Texas and AdventHealth Rollins Brook provide care for the
citizens of Bell, Coryell and Lampasas counties. ? ? ?? Both
AdventHealth Central Texas and AdventHealth Rollins Brook are
committed to reinvesting in the community by offering the services,
technologies and facilities to set the standard with the
continually changing healthcare industry. ? ? ?? As a member of our
team of more than 1,000 employees you will enjoy competitive
salaries, exceptional benefits and opportunities for growth while
working in an environment that is centered around our mission of
Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ.? Work Hours/Shift: Full
Time / Days You Will Be Responsible For: ? ? ? ?? Sets priorities
for nursing actions based on individual patient?s needs and
formulates plan of? nursing care. ? ? ? ?? Responds calmly and
appropriately to emergency situations ? ? ? ?? Communicates
effectively with physician regarding patient needs ? ? ? ?? Attends
to and carries out orders in a timely and safe manner ? ? ? ??
Patient Assessment Complete and Timely ? ? ? ?? Pain Assessment
re-evaluation after meds ? ? ? ?? Pediatric Co-Sign ? ? ? ??
Obtaining lab work ? ? ? ?? Performing EKG ? ? ? ?? Limited CCT
corrections with timeliness of correction ? ? ? ?? IPOC ? ? ? ??
Perform and documentation of temperature, pulse, respirations,
weight, height, blood pressure and intake and output measurements.
? ? ? ?? Perform and documentation of Q 15 minute and one-to-one
patient monitoring. ? ? ? ?? Documentation of patient behaviors. ?
? ? ?? Facilitate and documentation of groups. ? ? ? ?? Requires
compliance with all safety and infection control policies required
to provide clean and safe environment and prevent injury to
patients, employees, or self. ? ? ? ?? Knowledge of and understands
current JCAHO Standards for the clinical aspect of the department.
? ? ? ?? Professionally interfaces with fellow employees,
physicians, and patients on a continual basis. ? ? ? ??
Professionally interfaces with external contacts establishing
positive relationships with patients, families, and community
agencies. ? ? ? ?? Institutes emergency measures for sudden adverse
developments in patient?s conditions. Qualifications What You Will
Need: ? ? ? ?? Registered Nurse with Associates Degree. Registered
Nurse with Bachelor?s Degree preferred. ? ? ? ?? Board
Certification Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing preferred. ? ? ? ??
Licensed to practice as a registered nurse in the state of Texas ?
? ? ?? BLS Certification from the AHA. ? ? ? ?? A year of
behavioral health experience preferred ? ? ? ?? ACLS and/or
specialty certification in area of expertise recommended. ? ? ? ??
Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI) behavioral patient management
course preferred. ? Job Summary: The Registered Nurse plans,
provides, and coordinates nursing practice with psychiatric
patients in coordination with other members of the
multidisciplinary treatment team.? Performs direct patient care
activities that are developmental and age specific for the
population served; coordinates, supervises and directs those
providing care at a novice and advanced beginner level. Provides
direct nursing care and supervision of patients including focused
nursing assessments, patient education, medication administration,
and documentation of care.? The Registered Nurse is under the
supervision of the Evening Charge Nurse and Nurse Manager. This
care is consistent with the hospital accountabilities, Standards of
Practice and in support of the Nursing Service and patient care
goals. ? Actual roles and tasks may vary depending upon the unit or
department assigned. This position reports to the Nurse Manager.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with
federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and
Keywords: AdventHealth, Killeen , Behavioral Health Registered Nurse Full Time Days, Other , Killeen, Texas
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