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Hebrew Senior Care

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES

RN DAY: BEHAVIORAL HEALTH UNIT

Job Title

RN DAY: BEHAVIORAL HEALTH UNIT

Schedule

Every other Saturday and Sunday 7:00am-9:30pm

Responsibilities

Demonstrates knowledge and applications of professional standards of care and nursing process in daily practice; Demonstrates accountability for personal and professional, ethical and legal standards; Provides for the safety and security needs of the patients and complies with all safety procedures ; Responds in timely manner to all alarms and call lights; Demonstrates a commitment to a healthy work environment by modeling the desired behaviors and encouraging those in others; Manages charge responsibilities of nursing unit,  supervises resident care delivered by the LPN and Certified Nursing Assistants and assumes responsibility for the delivery of care to all residents on the unit; Uses time constructively and performs responsibilities cooperatively; Reviews physician orders on assigned residents prior to care and requests physician's orders when appropriate to plan of resident care; Administers PO,IM,PR, topical, respiratory and intravenous medications within required timeframes; Responsible for the maintenance of all IV sites

Requirements

REQUIRED: Current licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Connecticut; CPR certified;  Acute and Psychiatric Nursing experience; Experience and knowledge in caring for patients diagnosed with Psychiatric and Behavioral related diseases; Ability to communicate in English, both verbally and in writing; Strong interpersonal skills; Basic computer skills/knowledge; ability to triage, multitask, and delegate


DESIRED:  ACLS; CPI-certified; Experience in gerontological nursing preferred
 

Benefits
Date Posted
Organization Hebrew Senior Care
Department Nursing
Contact Info
Name Nicole Martin
Phone 860-523-3995
Email hr@hebrewseniorcare.org
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