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Per Diem Nurse
Per Diem Nurse (CCA CCS - Brighton (Marie's Place), Brighton)
Schedule: Per Diem
Responsible for care of patients on unit.
Assess changes in patient conditions.
Medicate PRN, according to standing orders.
Telephone and initial screening of all patients for admission, obtaining an as medically accurate history as possible.
Keep accurate nursing notes describing patients' physical conditions and activities.
Record all medications.
Supervision of MHW.
Narcotic count at beginning and end of shift.
Observe for signs and symptoms of medication toxicity.
Participate in ongoing discharge planning with counseling staff and administrators.
Experience working in a mental health setting.
Excellent writing and oral communication skills.
Demonstrated skills in working as an effective team player.
Ability to multi-task.
Driving License Required? No
Excellent benefits package including health and dental insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, tuition reimbursement/remission, paid vacation & holidays, sick time pay, and employee referral bonuses.