Pyramid Healthcare Inc. Registered Nurse (PRN) in Hammonton, New Jersey
Principal Results Expected:
Properly instructs and guides chemical dependency technicians and LPNs in client care responsibilities and assignments.
Orientation of new employees to unit specific policies and procedures.
Offer positive constructive feedback and direction to students/interns on the unit.
Conveys accurate information in supportive and courteous manner to unit nursing and tech staff.
Seeks out supervision and direction from physician.
Completion of nursing assessments, transfers, discharges, treatment plans, progress notes, medication reconciliation, medication administration, and vitals.
Knowledge of detox protocols.
Assist medical doctor as needed, provide medical lectures.
Report any unusual occurrences to nurse supervisor/program director promptly.
Ensure room assignments are appropriate to clients needs.
Attend and actively participate in departmental staff meetings.
Maintain medical equipment in proper working order.
Maintain confidentiality and proper boundaries.
Other duties as assigned.
Technical Competencies: Strong background in D&A and Co-occurring Disorders, knowledge of HIPAA laws, Confidentiality, state licensing regulations, CPR, AED and First Aid, other trainings as required. Able to effectively meet the needs of the client, positive relationships with internal and external customers and contributing to the success of the corporation.
Equal Opportunity Employer-minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity