RN- Behavioral Health

Location: Little Rock, ARKANSAS
Date Posted: 10-18-2017
RN Staff Nurse- Behavioral Health
Little Rock, AR


 
RN Staff Nurse is responsible for the delivery of quality general and psychiatric nursing care to residents with emotional, developmental or psychiatric disorders; and for ensuring the safety and well-being of each patient.
 
Several shifts available!
 
Duties include:
  • Administration of medications in accordance with established safety, hospital & regulatory requirements with minimum medication errors.
  • Ensure residents are provided with medical care as needed including referring, scheduling, and arranging transportation for residents for outside medical treatment as needed.
  • Update status reports and inform supervisory team of relevant issues.
  • Conduct nursing assessments on residents and document outcomes of assessments.
  • Attend to the medical complaints and concerns of residents in a timely and responsive manner.
  • Process admissions and discharges.
  • Ensure accurate completion of incident reports and notification of incidents to the Risk Manager and on-site Supervisor.
  • Provide health education, including medication information, to residents and their families/referral sources as needed.
  • Provide notification of incidents, medical concerns, medication changes to families and referral sources.
  • Monitor charts and the chart audit process.
Requirements :
Graduate of an accredited school or college of nursing.
Minimum of one year of recent experience with adolescents; psychiatric preferred. (will consider new grad )
Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Arkansas
 
Benefits Offered:
  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401K
 
 
 
Shannon Steed
Apex Staffing, Inc.

Please contact me with any questions:

Email:
shannon@apexstaffing.net

Phone:
501-801-7626
Fax:
501-232-2812
or
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