Coordinates the Risk Management Program and Patient/Resident Safety Plan. Facilitates the annual review and Provides comprehensive nursing care services, which includes assessment, plan development, implementation of plan of care and evaluation of effectiveness of interventions with revisions as necessary.
Conducts intake assessments through interviews with patients and relatives to gather case history. Plans and provides nursing care for patients, prioritizes nursing interventions for the medical and emotional status of patients, and recommends treatment options.
Consults with psychiatrists and other behavioral health staff in designing appropriate treatment plans for patients.
Administers and notes reactions to psychotropic drugs and other medications. Arranges further medical attention when necessary.
Assists the patient in understanding the nature of emotional disturbances and accepting the need for treatment in a recovery and trauma informed care environment.
The above responsibilities are a highlight of responsibilities and not a full list. Other responsibilities may be performed as assigned.
Graduation from an a nursing accredited school
Experience in psychiatric and/or long-term care, skilled, and/or sub-acute care setting preferred, but not required.
Excellent customer service skills; dedication and commitment to providing excellent healthcare services to patients.
Excellent ability to operate effectively and efficiently in an enthusiastic, team-oriented work environment.
Above average writing skills.
Must be able to thoroughly and effectively document all work performed in the position.
Licensed as a Registered Nurse in the state of practice.
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About Correct Care Solutions
CCS is a public healthcare company caring for underserved patients in correctional settings, psychiatric hospitals and residential treatment facilities.