RN - Up To $10,000 SOB
Company: Covington Behavioral Health Hospital
Posted on: November 26, 2022
*Position Located: 201 Greenbriar Blvd, Covington, LA
70433**Flexible Scheduling Model!**Full Time RN (registered nurse)
- $10,000 Sign On Bonus**Competitive Pay with Shift Differentials
on Nights and Weekends.**Possible Career Advancement
Opportunities**$10,000 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
* Ensure that initial nursing treatment plans are completed upon
admission and that all nursing treatment plans are specific to
* 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
* Communicate therapeutically and professionally with patients,
visitors, co-workers, and others involved inpatient treatment. Job
Types: Full-time, Part-time, Permanent Pay: $34.00 - $42.00 per
* Flexible spending account License/Certification:
* RN (Required) Work Location: One location
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