RN- Registered Nurse- Behavioral Health Unit- Clermont Hospital
February 6, 2018
Part Time - Experienced
The Registered Nurse provides care within the scope of the Ohio/Kentucky Nurse Practice Act. The Registered Nurse is accountable for the delivery of nursing care utilizing the nursing process, evidence-based standards, policies, procedures and guidelines of the organization. The Registered Nurse will incorporate the American Nursing Association Code of Ethics for Nurses in daily practice.
Ability to differentiate between patient psychological symptoms that occur concurrently with altered physiological functioning.
Ability to assess patients with significant deficits in biological, emotional, cognitive and behavioral systems.
Able to read, analyze and interpret professional journals, technical procedures and understand governmental regulations. Ability to write reports and use proper grammar when documenting.
The ability and willingness to identify with, share in, and have a commitment to the philosophy, mission, values and vision of our Sponsors and Catholic Health Partners.
Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
Professional appearance, aptitude, and attitude
Ability to prioritize multiple assignments while meeting rigid deadlines
Impeccable ethics and integrity
Ability to maintain appropriate professional boundaries
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients, families, a variety of professional disciplines and the general public.
Ability to use critical thinking and clinical reasoning skills including but not limited to analysis, problem solving, and decision-making. Ability to analyze and solve problems that require the use of basic clinical or technical principles. Examples include performing multi-step procedures, recognizing changes in patient behaviors or conditions and analyzing priorities to facilitate optimum work performance
Ability to efficiently manage time, priorities and resources
Possesses basic computer skills; demonstrated proficiency in Microsoft Office and web-based applications
Ability to follow instruction, use constructive feedback, demonstrate professionalism, responsibility, critical thinking, and stress management skill
Knowledge of relevant regulatory standards
Ability to maintain strict client confidentiality, HIPAA compliance
Ability to Travel.
Ability to organize and maintain supplies and equipment
Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patient, manual and finger dexterity, and eye-hand coordination. Requires standing and walking for extended periods of time. Frequently lifts and carries items weighing up to 100 pounds (with assistance). Requires corrected vision and hearing to normal range. Requires working under stressful conditions and irregular hours. Exposure to communicable diseases and/or body fluids
Shift and Job Schedule
Part Time, 24 hr/week
Night Shift, 7pm-7:30 am
Equal Employment Opportunity
It is our policy to abide by all Federal and State laws, as well as, the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a), prohibiting discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibiting discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.
Join our team, and you’ll have access to cutting-edge technology. You’ll rub elbows with the best-of-the-best in over 100 specialties. And you’ll be part of an organization that includes 23 hospitals and more than 450 locations in Ohio and Kentucky. Because we’re a large organization, you’ll find plenty of room for advancement and growth. And we’re ready to invest in your future through training and professional development. So you can improve your skills, develop new ones and take on new challenges.
We’ll also reward your hard work with:
· Great health, dental and vision plans
· Prescription drug coverage
· Flexible spending accounts
· Life insurance w/AD&D
· An employer-matched 403(b)
· Plenty of paid time off
· Tuition reimbursement
· And a lot more
Certificates License/ Registrations: Current unencumbered applicable state license required. Basic Life Support Certification required. Must obtain ANCC Psychiatric Nursing Certification with 1 year of hire.
Education and /or Experience: Graduate of an approved Registered Nurse program. BSN preferred. Minimum of two years’ experience as a registered nurse in psychiatric acute care setting desired.Experience in working in a psychiatric setting highly preferred.Special physical requirements: sits and stands throughout the day. Physical management of patients in crisis situation may be necessary.
Internal Number: 4627687
About Mercy Health
Mercy Health is the largest health system in Ohio and one of the largest Health Systems in the US – employing more than 35,000 employees in OH and KY. Mercy Health makes quality healthcare easy to help our patients and community be well in body, mind and spirit.
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