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Registered Nurse - Eating Disorders

Company: Discovery Behavioral Health
Location: Oregon City
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:

Job Description
The Nurse consults with the physician and psychiatrist to ensure appropriate medical interventions are achieved. The nurse -meets with each resident, completes a daily assessment, and administers all prescription medication. The nurse -is responsible for carrying out any orders received from the physician and psychiatrist, and reports information to the Nurse Administrator, Program Director and Facility Administrator as needed.Responsibilities

  • Developing and initiating the Nursing Care Plan
  • Providing clear and complete client documentation
  • Implementing Physician Orders
  • Counting narcotics daily, logs appropriately
  • Meeting regularly with medical staff to discuss client treatment
  • Providing assessments of medical problems
  • Performing primary first aid and determining need for physician notification
  • Meeting with each client, completing a daily assessment, taking vital signs and administering all prescription medication
  • Responsibility for carrying out any orders received from the physician and psychiatrist, and reporting information to the Nurse Administrator, Program Director and Facility
  • Contributing insightful, practical, and meaningful information to the treatment planning process
  • Directing residents in a clear, concise, and informative matter
  • Understanding the therapeutic process and confidentiality laws, and having strong knowledge of professional ethics
  • Demonstrating leadership abilities, with an ability to communicate with persons from all educational and cultural backgrounds
  • Demonstrating tact, initiative, resourcefulness, a professional manner, enthusiasm, and a non-judgmental attitude
  • On call responsibilities as neededThis is a Full time, overnight -position with 12 hr shifts at one of our residential programs. - For a virtual tour of the facility, please visit our website at discoverymood.com.
    • Bachelor's degree in relevant field, preferred
    • Experience working in behavioral healthcare
    • Unencumbered nursing license in the state of Oregon
      Additional Information
      We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. -All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.For more information about our company benefits, please visit us at discoverybehavioralhealth.com/careers/PandoLogic. Keywords: Psychiatric Nurse, Location: Oregon City, OR - 97045

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