Community Health Systems Behavioral Health- Registered Nurse- FT/ Days in Birmingham, Alabama

Description:

Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care. Assists physicians during examinations and procedures. Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse. Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.

Qualifications

Education:

This position requires Alabama Board of Nursing (ABN) licensure - evidence of the individual's ABN (State) license is acceptable to demonstrate their academic achievement.

Note: All applicants are required to submit an official transcript or diploma verifying their level of education at the time of their interview.

Experience :

Work required one to three months orientation to acquire necessary familiarity with department and unit policies and clinical guidelines.

Licenses/Certificates:

Currently licensed in the State ofAlabama.

Basic Life Support (BLS) American Heart Association only

Job: Behavioral Health / Psychology

Organization: Grandview Medical Center

Location: AL-Birmingham

Requisition ID: 1678917