Position : Psych Nurse
This will start as a 13 week assignment but could be seeking up to a year if candidate is available. BLS required.
Demonstrates observational skills which elicit data from the patient, family, nursing, and interdisciplinary staff.
Identifies and states the patient’s problems, complaints/ symptoms and personal hygiene.
Addresses the patient’s status in biophysical, mental, emotional, educational, cultural and spiritual beliefs.
Assesses the patient’s need for nursing care to include restraint/ and or seclusion and administration of medication as needed.
Records assessment data in the medical record according to established policies