RN - Mental Health 12-Hour Shifts in New Baltimore, MI at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 7/3/2018

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Registered Nurse – Mental Healthcare - 12-Hour Shifts

Bonus Opportunity Available for picking up extra shifts!

Harbor Oaks Hospital is an inpatient psychiatric hospital serving pediatric, adult and older adult patients with mental health, behavioral health and substance abuse issues. Harbor Oaks offers a competitive wage and benefits package, which includes health, dental, vision, life and disability insurances, a voluntary 401(k) plan and a generous paid time off and extended sick leave plan.  Come and join us in making a difference for those with mental health issues.

  • The Registered Nurse is responsible for the overall functioning of the unit for the designated shift to include direct supervision of assigned staff.
  • Serves as clinical resource and role model for other nursing staff, recognizing limitations and seeking assistance when appropriate. 
  • Assesses patients and identifies patient problems and/or needs based on assessment data. 
  • Utilizes assessment skills to recognize subtle or overt signs and symptom and communicates effectively with the physician regarding abnormal diagnostic data. 
  • Anticipates possible complications and initiates corrective actions. 
  • Effectively integrates the multidisciplinary approach to patient care. 
  • Facilitates discharge protocols. 
  • Initiates the multi-disciplinary treatment plan. 
  • Acts as a patient advocate.
  • Understands basic pharmacology and safely administers and documents medication as ordered.