Ascension Health RN-Behavioral Health in Sparta, Tennessee

Job ID: 265827

RN-Behavioral Health

Sparta, Tennessee

Regular/Rotating

Additional Job Information

Title: RN-Behavioral Health

City, State: Sparta,TN

Location: TN - Highlands Hospital

Department: Geriatric Psych Nrsng Unit 001

Additional Job Details: PRN,Rotating, 0 hours,Weekly

PRN, rotating schedule (days or nights)

Job Description

Job Summary:

Provides direct patient care to behavioral health patients in accordance with the established policies and procedures of the facility.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs initial and on-going bio-psychosocial assessments according to accepted standards of nursing practice. Develops a nursing plan of care consistent with the master treatment plan.

  • Participates in treatment team conferences to assist in planning and revising goals, objectives and interventions appropriate to the age-related and problem-specific needs of each patient.

  • Implements nursing plan of care for assigned patients and conducts and/or co-leads group therapy sessions for patients.

  • Evaluates patient's response to interventions and revises nursing plan of care as needed. Collaborates with the treatment team to revise goals, objectives and interventions appropriate to the changes in patient status.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • One or more of the following:

  • Licensed Registered Nurse credentialed from the Tennessee Board of Nursing or current home state license for multi-state license recognition "Compact State" obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • Diploma from an accredited school/college of nursing required.

  • Bachelor's degree in nursing preferred.

Work Experience:

  • 1 Year Preferred Technical Experience.

How To Apply

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