Supervisor - House RN in Sunset, LA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 6/22/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Sunset, LA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    6/22/2019

Job Description

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Enforce and interpret policies for the delivery of patient and resident care.

Ensure proper staffing for each unit, keeping staff ratio, appropriate staffing for patient care needs, covering call-offs and vacation time.

Ensure chart checks are completed, seclusion/restraint log is up to date and nursing assessments are completed, as well as MAR’s and report sheets are kept accurate and up to date.

Rounds are completed at the beginning of shift and perform random audits.

Assist DON to make sure all staff are oriented and competent to perform required duties. May include coaching staff.

Assist DON by ensuring facility compliance with professional, regulatory and governmental standards.

Ensure the effective delivery of competent, compassionate and safe care by monitoring and evaluating patient care processes and outcomes on the patient care units.

Prioritize tasks and delegate staff to ensure quality patient care.

Leader on shift for all admissions and discharges, as well as informing physician of changes in the patient’s conditions. Adjusts staffing accordingly.

Utilize administrator-on-call for situations that require additional attention.

OTHER FUNCTIONS:

Perform other functions and tasks as assigned.

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/SKILL REQUIREMENTS:

BSN from accredited school of nursing. Current license in State of facility. At least 1 years in med/surg nursing, and 1 year in psychiatric/recovery programs.

LICENSES/DESIGNATIONS/CERTIFICATIONS:

Current certification or license to teach within the state where the facility is located.
CPR and de-escalation/restraint certification required (training available upon hire and offered by facility).