Including Kentucky Heart Foundation, Kentucky Heart Institute, Kingsbrook Lifecare Center, King's Daughters Health Foundation, King's Daughters Medical Center, King's Daughters Medical Specialties
RN-Behavioral Medicine PRN
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Provides general and specialized direct and indirect patient care through the application of evidence based nursing practice to patients of all ages on assigned nursing unit; demonstrates competency in the behavioral, growth and development, physical, and psychosocial needs of the population served. Performs accurate and complete admission assessment/reassessments within the specified time frame as applies to unit. Assesses documents and manages patient’s pain using appropriate pain scale. Prioritizes and documents patient problems based on assessed needs/problems in collaboration with patient, family, and health care team. Plans delivery of patient care in collaboration with other disciplines to promote wellness and facilitates the discharge planning process. Documents changes in patient condition and effectiveness and timeliness of care/intervention. Evaluates, updates, and revises plan of care to facilitate achievement of expected outcomes.
Graduate of a school of nursing and maintains licensure as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Kentucky. Achieves and maintains current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider Certification. Non-Violent Crisis Intervention (NVCI) within the 1st year of employment.
While performing the duties of this job the team member is frequently required to stand; walk; sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms: climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear and taste or smell. The team member must regularly lift and or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception.
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