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Acadia Healthcare RN, Registered Nurse, Part Time in Springfield, Missouri

Description

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.

Qualifications

Skills

Required

  • Safety Minded: Expert

  • Written Communication: Expert

  • Oral Communication: Expert

  • Customer Focus: Expert

Behaviors

Required

  • 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

Motivations

Required

  • 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

Education

Required

  • Associates or better in Nursing/Healthcare

Licenses & Certifications

Required

  • Reg Nurse

Experience

Required

  • 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)

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