RN (FT) AM & PM Shifts in Fort Myers, FL at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 9/5/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/5/2018

Job Description

REGISTERED NURSE (FT)

Company: Park Royal Hospital

Location: Fort Myers, FL

Park Royal Behavioral Health Services, Southwest Florida's premier behavioral health hospital and system have an immediate opening for a Registered Nurse skilled in  Psychiatric admissions, assessments and the delivery of acute psychiatric care.

Serving as a key member of our team, the primary duties include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for providing & managing professional nursing care in accordance with physician’s treatment plan and utilizing appropriate judgment to make intelligent decisions to anticipate patient needs and solve problems.
  • Responsible for completing admission, discharge, and transfer paperwork according to hospital policy.
  • Responsible for effectively communicating with physicians regarding patient status.
  • Responsible for patient and family education.
  • Responsible and accountable for efficient time and resource management in accomplishing acceptable work volumes (i.e. supply cost, time mgt.)
  • Accountable for regulatory and compliance standards on the unit.
  • Responsible for the timely and accurate implementation of physician orders.
  • Responsible for accurate shift reports reflecting that the patient’s status and needs are communicated in order of priority at the beginning and ending of each shift or patient transfer.
  • Demonstrates initiative by developing and/or implementing new ideas or methods of patient care.
  • Continuously supports the Hospital’s Mission, Vision, Values, Goals and Objectives.

Qualifications:

  • To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to demonstrate competency, knowledge, skills, and ability to meet the minimum requirements for this position. Must demonstrate flexibility and the knowledge and the skills required.
  • Current Florida nursing license.
  • Must be CPR certified.