Acadia Healthcare RN, Registered Nurse, Part Time in Springfield, Missouri
This position requires a Registered Nurse with excellent communication and organization skills as well as attention to detail. Other duties include but are limited to the following:
Provide and coordinate care by assessing physical and behavioral health needs of patient, develop and implement nursing care plans, maintain medical records and educate patients and their families about various physical and behavioral health conditions.
Ensure physician orders are legible if taken verbally and transcribed appropriately per policy and procedure.
Demonstrate knowledge and utilization of universal precautions in providing direct patient care.
Accurately administer medications and document accurate count of controlled substance medication administration on required documents.
Ensure admission and discharges are processed efficiently and accurately as directed
Provide direction or coordinate the activities of the unit as directed.
Communicate therapeutically and professionally with patients/residents, visitors, coworkers and others involved in patient treatment in an effective manner.
One of the most rewarding aspects of working at Lakeland is providing excellent care, comfort, and security to patients, residents, and families you treat at their most vulnerable times. And you will have the opportunity to grow, learn and advance in your career.
Lakeland Behavioral Health values Diversity and Inclusivity. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Safety Minded: Expert
Written Communication: Expert
Oral Communication: Expert
Customer Focus: Expert
Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
Ability to Make an Impact: Inspired to perform well by the ability to contribute to the success of a project or the organization
Work-Life Balance: Inspired to perform well by having ample time to pursue work and interests outside of work
Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help
- Associates or better in Nursing/Healthcare
Licenses & Certifications
- Reg Nurse
- Prefer one year of nursing experience in behavioral health setting
Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)