ECT RN- PRN in Murfreesboro, TN at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 7/16/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

 

PURPOSE STATEMENT:

 

Responsible for all pre and post treatment care of patients receiving ECT as well as assisting the medical staff during the administering of the therapy. When scheduled, provide nursing care in a positive, empathetic, and professional attitude toward customers at all times.  Recognize that patient safety is a top priority.

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

 

  • Provide education about the ECT procedure and obtain a level of understanding from the patient and family.
  • Work within the treatment team to provide pre-treatment assessment, treatment monitoring and post-anesthesia recovery management for patients and assure the smooth flow of patients through the ECT process. 
  • Participate in development and evaluation of nursing practices provided in the clinical setting and the overall function of the clinical area including the ECT Suite.
  • Use multiple data sources to determine actual/potential health issues, functional status and safety concerns.
  • Communicate patient’s condition and need for altered care with treatment team.
  • Establish a therapeutic alliance with assigned patients, initiates and continues pulse oximetry, oxygen saturation and EKG monitoring throughout treatment and recovery.
  • Demonstrate safe, accurate and timely monitoring of cardiac and respiratory status and promote interventions that provide the least-restrictive and safest recovery.

COMPANY MISSION:

Our Mission is to improve the quality of life of our patients and their family members.
 
TrustPoint is a state of the art hospital offering two specialty service lines; Acute Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Services and Behavioral Health Services for Adult and Seniors.

At TrustPoint Rehabilitation Hospital, our aim is simple: to help people recovering from illness or injury attain the highest possible quality of life. Our goal is to help you meet and exceed your recovery goals while providing a shorter length of stay than skilled nursing facilities.
 
Behavioral Health at TrustPoint Hospital, we believe each patient is unique. That's why we focus on treating the whole person not just the illness. Offering acute inpatient behavioral health services for adults and seniors. ClearPath also offers intensive outpatient behavioral health services for adults.



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