Registered Nurse Full Time Nights - Med Surg
Company: Oceans Healthcare
Posted on: November 20, 2023
* We Offer Sponsorships For Registered Nurses*
Benefits We Offer:
Medical, Dental, Vision Coverage (Multiple Plan Options) - Eligible
first of the month after 30 days.
401 (k) Retirement Savings Plan with Discretionary Company
Paid Time Off
Competitive Market Compensation
Short Term Disability, Long Term Disability
Employee Assistance Program
The Registered Nurse assumes primary leadership accountability and
responsibility for milieu management and directing patient care
activities of other nursing staff. The Registered Nurse maintains
standards of professional nursing practice in accordance with
facility policy and procedures, other external governing and
credentialing bodies, performance improvement standards, and
psychiatric nursing standards. The Registered Nurse assesses the
patient utilizing the nursing process to formulate an
individualized plan of care for each patient, implements
interventions, and evaluates outcomes consistent with policy and
appropriate to the current client's condition, which promote,
maintain, and restore physical and mental health, and prevent
illness. The Registered Nurse interprets age/disability specific
information in response to client population served. The Registered
Nurse provides for the safe delivery of medication in accordance
with the policies and procedures, physicians orders and/or current
practice. The Registered Nurse is responsible for thorough,
accurate reporting, and documentation of the patient's symptoms,
responses, and progress. The Registered Nurse assumes
responsibility for professional development, continuing education
and maintaining licensure. All duties to be done in accordance with
Joint Commission, Federal and State regulations, Oceans' Mission,
policies and procedures and Performance Improvement Standards.
* Utilizes the nursing process: assessment, planning, intervention,
implementation, and evaluation and formulating nursing
interventions directed towards development of an individualized
plan of care and treatment modalities.
* Identifies risk levels, precautions, and expected outcomes
individualized to the client to include discharge planning;
prescribes interventions to attain expected outcomes; evaluates the
effectiveness of interventions in relation to expected outcomes;
conducts ongoing assessment of clients from admission to discharge;
initiates medical/psychiatric crisis intervention to stabilize and
ensure the well-being of the patient's conditions.
* Demonstrates knowledge of psychiatric disorders and appropriate
nursing interventions; implements nursing interventions identified
in the plan of care that is individualized to the patient needs.
Applies appropriate interventions to progress the patient towards
wellness and addresses maintenance of wellness.
* Administers medications as prescribed safely; provides education
on prescribed medications; recognizes signs and symptoms of adverse
* Demonstrates professionalism, accountability, and responsibility
for decision making, quality nursing care, and knowledge base of
psychiatric nursing care.
* Reviews, revises, and updates medical records within facility
guidelines and timeframes. Transcribes and implements physician's
orders according to facility policy; documents care, progress,
response to intervention in medical record in an accurate, thorough
and concise manner.
* Follows up on client care responsibilities, communicates
incomplete assignments, and current client needs to staff to assure
continuity of care.
* Implements staff assignments and delegation of duties using
appropriate judgment and knowledge; Demonstrates positive
willingness to assist staff and patients; functions as an advocate
for patient needs/safety
* Utilizes nursing knowledge to successfully meet the needs of the
facility, patient population, and staff members utilizes nursing
resources to enhance evidence-based practice
* Float among various clinical services, where qualified and
competent and performs other duties and projects as assigned.
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