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Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse

Company: Pacific Grove Hospital
Location: Riverside
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

*Registered Nurse - RN with Pay From $45.00 per hour**New Graduates encourage to apply.**As an RN - Registered Nurse at Pacific Grove Hospital you will enjoy: *· *Competitive pay rate*· *Flexible schedules*· *Advancement opportunities to further your career in nursing*· *Work Life balance is as important to us as it is to you, and we strive to find that perfect fit.**Great pay, flexibility, advancement opportunities and work life balance - what a great combination for both of us. Apply today and let's look at your future with Pacific Grove Hospital.**PURPOSE STATEMENT: * Responsible for providing professional nursing care to patients with a positive, empathetic, and professional attitude to foster a supportive and therapeutic environment. Recognize that patient safety is a top priority. *ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: *· 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. · Provide nursing care and services within the standards and scope of nursing practice as defined within the state Nurse Practice Act regulations, policies, procedures and protocols, as well as facility and corporate policies and procedures. · Ensure physician's orders are legible if taken verbally and transcribed appropriately per policy and procedure. · Ensure patient's status is assessed on an ongoing basis and pertinent information gathered is documented. · Collaborate with others to ensure that all patients' physical, biopsychosocial, age, developmental and cultural needs are met and when they are not met, acknowledges and works to resolve customer complaints. · Notify physician of significant changes in status such as difficulties with detox, medical emergency or change in medical status regarding response to medications, etc. · Ensure nursing treatment plans are specific to assessed needs and initial treatment plan is completed upon admission. · Demonstrate knowledge and utilization of universal precautions in providing direct patient care. · Accurately administer medications per ordered note and document accurate count of controlled substance medication administration on required documents. · Responsible for completing admission and discharge processed efficiently and accurately as directed. · Exhibit therapeutic rapport with patients by maintaining professional boundaries, being respectful to personal space, giving patient direct attention and maintaining rational detachment. · Provide direction or coordinate the activities of the unit as directed. · Communicate therapeutically and professionally with patients, visitors, coworkers and others involved in patient treatment in an effective manner. *EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE/SKILL REQUIREMENTS: *· Graduation from an accredited school of nursing required. · One or more years' nursing experience within clinical area of service provided by facility preferred. Job Types: Full-time, Part-time, PRN Pay: From $45.00 per hour Benefits:
* 401(k)
* 401(k) matching
* Dental insurance
* Health insurance
* Paid time off
* Vision insurance
Medical specialties:
* Psychiatry
Physical setting:
* Acute care
Standard shift:
* Day shift
* Night shift
Weekly schedule:
* 3x12 Application Question(s):
* Why are you looking for a new opportunity at this time?
* This is a Behavioral Health facility - Do you have behavioral health/ psych experience?
* Which type of schedule/hours are you looking for?
* When are you looking to start?
* What is your RN License number?
* What hourly rate are you expecting? Work Location: One location

Keywords: Pacific Grove Hospital, Riverside , Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse, Healthcare , Riverside, California

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