Registered Nurse / Behavioral Health/Per Diem
This is a per diem position with a need for day shift hours including alternate weekends.
Identifies, plans, and implements changes that create improvements in the work environment.
Participates in the development and implementation of safety and risk management initiatives.
Manage therapeutic milieu and acts as team leader in psychiatric emergencies.
Administers medications safely and accurately in accordance with hospital policy and procedures.
Implements the nursing process according to hospital policies and procedures.
Collaborates with multidisciplinary team to deliver quality patient care to children and adolescents.
Directs and provides patient care including appropriate documentation.
Delegates and ensures the appropriate completion of assigned tasks.
Provides appropriate education to patients and families based on identified learning needs.
Participates in Professional development and training activities to enhance knowledge and skills consistent with organizations mission, vision, values, and goals.
Participates in supply management and equipment maintenance process.
Participate s in orientation, in-service training of nursing personnel.
Demonstrates clinical expertise in the execution of the nursing processes.
Documents information on patient records and hospital forms and logs.
Associates degree required; Bachelors degree preferred.
Current Maryland State RN License
Current BLS Certification
Experience in acute psychiatric setting preferred