Registered Nurse - Full Time in New Castle, DE at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 8/1/2018

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Job Description

  • Must perform accurate and complete level of care assessment for patients.  Completes all applicable paperwork in a thorough manner. 
  • Utlizes all equipment in an appropriate manner.
  • Demonstrates a clear working understanding of the treatment planning process.  Initiates, reviews, and updates the treatment plan.
  • Communicates effectively with all staff and patients. Demonstrates good de-escalation techniques.
  • Maintains security of all medications.  Monitors patient response to medications.
  • Implements seclusion/restraint procedures appropriately.
  • Educates patients and families as needed regarding continued care.
  • Demonstrates personal integrity and accountability.  Contributes actively to team building.  Helps develop staff. 
  • Manages conflict and stress professionally and constructively.
  • Reports all incidents promptly and ensures completion of applicable paperwork.
  • Demonstrates good understanding of and practice of the principles of universal precautions.