RN - Behavioral Health - Mental Health (Nights) Harlingen, TX
Company: Adelphi Medical Staffing, LLC
Posted on: November 12, 2021
Psychiatric-Mental Health opening in Harlingen, Texas. This and
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- Profession: Registered Nurse
- Specialty: Psychiatry
- Job Type: Full-time
- Location: Harlingen, TX
- Shift Schedule: 12-hours; 6:00 PM - 6:00 AM
- Weekend: Possible
- Shift Type: Nights
- TX (or compact) RN license -REQUIRED
- 2 years of behavioral health experience- Preferred
- New Grads are welcome to apply
- Consults, follows and documents with sufficient detail nursing
care according to facility policy and procedures. When policies do
not comprehensively cover the nursing/administrative practice,
initiates supervision with nursings chain of command, medical staff
and/or administrator-on-call if afterhours.
- Effectively communicates with the medical staff, receives
verbal/written orders and takes care to minimize abbreviation or
- Conducts a comprehensive nursing assessment on all patients
admitted within eight (8) hours. Corresponding documentation
reflects the medical and emotional status, admitting orders and the
initial care plan.
- Identifies indicators for reassessment of the patients
conditions, reaction/responsiveness and involvement of other
- Administers medications, observes compliance/safe
administration, consults pharmacy when indicated and records
effectiveness or reactions to psychotropic and other
- Safely and accurately performs vital signs, electrocardiograms,
phlebotomy/labs and diabetic/glucose monitoring. Interprets results
and takes appropriate nursing action.
- Provides patient education and verifies understanding.
- Arranges for additional consultations and test, and proactively
coordinate transportation when needed.
- Monitors the work of assigned licensed and non-licensed
personnel. When indicated initiates a refresher or recertifies
competency in nursing processes.
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