Company: Camp Recovery
Posted on: January 26, 2023
* Located in Covington, Louisiana, Covington Behavioral Health is a
licensed 104-bed treatment center specializing in providing
compassionate, individualized care for adult and adolescent
individuals who are experiencing difficulties with their emotional
and mental well-being. We offer a comprehensive suite of inpatient
care with detox and intensive outpatient program services.
Provide and coordinate care by assessing physical and behavioral
health needs of patient, 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 physician's orders are legible if taken verbally and
transcribed appropriately per policy and procedure.
Ensure patient's status is assessed on an ongoing basis and
pertinent information gathered is documented. Notify physician of
significant changes in status such as difficulties with detox,
medical emergency or change in medical status regarding response to
Nursing treatment plans are specific to assessed needs. Initial
treatment plan is completed upon admission.
Demonstrate knowledge and utilization of universal precautions in
providing direct patient care.
Accurately administer medications per ordered note and document
accurate count of controlled substance medication administration on
Responsible for completing admission and discharge processed
efficiently and accurately as directed.
Exhibit therapeutic rapport with patients by maintaining
professional boundaries, being respectful to personal space, giving
patient direct attention and maintaining rational detachment.
Provide direction or coordinate the activities of the unit as
Communicate therapeutically and professionally with patients,
visitors, coworkers and others involved in patient treatment in an
Standard Commitment: Will work a minimum of 32 hours per month to
include 2 weekend shifts or difficult to fill shifts, if
High Commitment : Will work a minimum of 64 hours per month to
include 4 weekend shifts or difficult to fill shifts, if
* As a CMS regulated facility, this role requires you to be fully
vaccinated for COVID -19 based on local, state and/or federal law
or regulations (unless a medical or religious exemption is
Perform other functions and tasks as assigned.
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