Company: Venture Medical Staffing
Posted on: November 12, 2021
Psychiatric-Mental Health opening in Alexandria, Louisiana. This
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Monitor patients' physical and mental health and administer basic
care utilizing the nursing process in assessing, planning and
carrying out care plan objectives and goals.
Provide for the basic comfort of patients, implementing nursing
interventions identified in the plan of care that are
individualized to their needs.
Apply appropriate interventions to progress the patients towards
wellness and to assist them in addressing their own maintenance of
Discuss the care provided with patients and listen to their
concerns. Observe and report patients' status changes and concerns
to registered nurses and doctors.
Keep records on patients' health.
Communicate therapeutically and professionally with patients,
visitors, coworkers and others involved in the patients'
treatments, in an effective manner.
Accurately administer medications per ordered note, document
medication administration and reflect accurate count of controlled
substance medication administration on required documents.
Maintain standards of professional nursing practice in accordance
with facility policy and procedures, other external governing and
credentialing bodies, performance improvement standards and
psychiatric nursing standards.
Provide for the safe delivery of medication in accordance with
policies and procedures, physicians orders and/or current best
Responsible for thorough, accurate reporting and documentation of
the patients' symptoms, responses and progress.
Perform other functions and tasks as assigned.
Graduation from an accredited school of nursing. Prefer one year of
nursing experience within clinical area of service provided by
LPN's that have a valid active license who are in the Nurse
Recovery Program are considered for employment opportunities at
Current LPN license as required by the state of Louisiana.
CPR and de-escalation/restraint certification required (training
available upon hire and offered by facility).
First aid may be required based on state or facility.
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