Penn Medicine Princeton Health is seeking a Part-Time Day Shift Registered Nurse to join the PMPH PHBH, Wing 5 inpatient department.
The registered staff nurse is responsible for the provision of nursing care based on standards of professional nursing practice. The registered nurse demonstrates knowledge in the nursing process including: assessment, diagnosis, outcome identification, planning,implementation,and evaluation.
The registered staff nurse utilizes primary nursing to achieve optimal patient outcomes and takes an integral role in collaborating with other disciplines toward patient outcome.
1.Develops and maintains a plan of nursing care based on goals derived from identified needs; revises the patients individualized plan of care as indicated.
2.Implements individualized nursing plan of care, consistent with established policies, procedures, and protocols.
3.Evaluates and documents patient responses to nursing care, and participates in evaluating and improving the delivery of care on the unit.
4.Demonstrates accuracy in entering medication orders on the computer and medication administration.
5.Provides appropriate coordination of care and intervention to patients undergoing a psychiatric or medical emergency.
OTHER JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
1.Systematically collects, communicates, and documents data about health status and nursing needs of patients on an ongoing basis.
2.Demonstrates clinical practice based on a sound knowledge base regarding behavioral health nursing and psychotropic medications.
3.Assumes responsibility for co-leading therapeutic groups as indicated. Leadership is reflective of a theory base in group therapy.
4.Demonstrates competency in all clinical programs at Princeton House.
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