Registered Nurse (Rn).Licensed Practical Nurse (Lpn) - Part Time

Onward Behavioral Health Pittsburgh , PA 15201

Posted 2 months ago

Pyramid Healthcare Inc provides treatment for adults and teens suffering from addiction or substance abuse, as well as individuals with mental health disorders. Founded in 1999, Pyramid Healthcare, Inc. is a premier provider of behavioral health care services in Pennsylvania, New Jersey and North Carolina.

Do you want to make a lasting difference in the life of others? Are you passionate about your job as a registered nurse but want more out of your career? Then come join the Pyramid Healthcare team as a Registered Nurse at our Pittsburgh Inpatient location!

Our Mission is to develop and maintain a team of committed professionals, passionate about identifying human service needs and creating solutions for individuals and families that result in positive growth and a better quality of life.

Pittsburgh's geographical location is definitely one of its most stunning features. The rivers, hills, and valleys come together to form a remarkable scene. What better place to live and work than this magnificent city. To learn more about Pyramid Healthcare and this specific location, please visit us on the web at: https://www.pyramidhealthcarepa.com

Job Responsibilities:

  • Instruct, guide chemical dependency technicians and LPN's in client care responsibilities

  • Seek out supervision and direction from physician

  • Complete full cycle client care which includes but is not limited to nursing assessments, transfers, discharges, treatment plans, medication reconciliation, medication administration, and vitals

  • Ability to be calm and decisive in a crisis situation and react appropriately

  • Sustain a team environment while driving continuous project's improvement

  • Assist medical doctors as needed

  • Report any unusual occurrences to nurse supervisor/program director promptly

  • Orient new employees to unit specific policies, procedures and detox protocols

  • Willing to offer positive constructive feedback and direction to students/interns on the unit

  • Conveys accurate information in supportive and courteous manner to unit nursing and tech staff

  • Ensure room assignments are appropriate to client's needs

  • Ensure medical equipment is in proper working order

Job-related Behavioral Characteristics:

The right candidate must demonstrate professionalism, leadership, confidentiality, strong social communication skills, time-management and be organized. Must possess skills to communicate effectively and interact well with people of diverse backgrounds. Ability to problem solve by gathering and analyzing information, working well in an individual/ group problem solving situation. Maintains consistency with clients, staff, visitors, and the public.

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