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Registered Nurse (RN) - Up To $15000 SOB

Company: River Place Behavioral Health
Location: Hammond
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

*Position Located: 500 Rue De Sante Place, Laplace, LA 70068**Full-Time RN (registered nurse) - $15,000 Sign On Bonus**Shifts Include Day and Night with 4 - 12 hour shifts one week and 3 -12 hour shifts the other with rotating weekends**Competitive Pay with Shift Differentials on Nights and Weekends.**Possible Career Advancement Opportunities**3/4 Shift Schedule Rotation with Built-In Overtime for FT Only**$15,000 SOB for FT Positions Only* Covington Behavioral Health Hospital is a licensed 104-bed center that specializes in treating adult patients who have been experiencing acute changes in their emotional and mental well-being. Covington provides inpatient treatment to alleviate distress, provide stability, and improve each patient's ability to live a productive and satisfying life. *Benefits Include: *· Employee EAP Program · Medical, dental, and vision insurance · Acadia Healthcare 401(k) plan · Personal time upon hire and holiday pay · Excellent training program · Professional growth opportunity *Registered Nurse Essential Functions Include: ** Provide and coordinate care by assessing patients' physical and behavioral health needs.
* Develop and implement nursing care plans.
* Maintain medical records and educate patients and their families about various physical and behavioral health conditions.
* Provide nursing care and services within the standards and scope of nursing practice as defined within the state Nurse Practice Act regulations, policies, procedures, and protocols, as well as facility and corporate policies and procedures.
* Ensure physicians' orders are legible if taken verbally and transcribed appropriately per policy and procedure.
* Ensure patients' status is assessed on an ongoing basis and pertinent information is gathered and documented.
* Notify physicians of significant changes in status such as difficulties with detox, medical emergency, change in medical status regarding response to medications, and related challenges.
* Ensure that initial nursing treatment plans are completed upon admission and that all nursing treatment plans are specific to assessed needs.
* Demonstrate knowledge and utilization of universal precautions in providing direct patient care.
* Accurately administer medications per ordered note.
* Document accurate count of controlled substance medication administration on required documents.
* Complete admission and discharge processing efficiently and accurately as directed.
* Exhibit therapeutic rapport with patients by maintaining professional boundaries, respecting personal space, giving patients direct attention, and maintaining rational detachment.
* Provide direction or coordinate the activities of the unit as directed.
* Communicate therapeutically and professionally with patients, visitors, co-workers, and others involved inpatient treatment. Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, PRN Pay: $34.00 - $42.00 per hour Benefits:
* Flexible spending account
Standard shift:
* Day shift
* Night shift License/Certification:
* RN (Required) Work Location: One location

Keywords: River Place Behavioral Health, New Orleans , Registered Nurse (RN) - Up To $15000 SOB, Healthcare , Hammond, Louisiana

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