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363498 Registered Nurse Tier 3

Penn Medicine
Plainsboro, NJ 08536
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Penn Medicine Princeton Health is seeking a Registered Nurse Per Diem Tier III for Princeton, NJ¢\tThe registered staff nurse is responsible for the provision of nursing care based on standards of professional nursing practice. The registered nurse demonstrates knowledge in the nursing process including: assessment, diagnosis, outcome identification, planning, implementation, and evaluation.¢\tThe registered staff nurse utilizes primary nursing to achieve optimal patient outcomes and takes an integral role in collaborating with other disciplines toward patient outcome.ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES1.\tDevelops and maintains a plan of nursing care based on goals derived from identified needs; revises the patients individualized plan of care as indicated.2.\tImplements individualized nursing plan of care, consistent with established policies, procedures, and protocols.3.\tEvaluates and documents patient responses to nursing care, and participates in evaluating and improving the delivery of care on the unit.4.\tDemonstrates accuracy in entering medication orders on the computer and medication administration.5.\tProvides appropriate coordination of care and intervention to patients undergoing a psychiatric or medical emergency.OTHER JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES1.\tSystematically collects, communicates, and documents data about health status and nursing needs of patients on an ongoing basis.2.\tDemonstrates clinical practice based on a sound knowledge base regarding behavioral health nursing and psychotropic medications.3.\tAssumes responsibility for co-leading therapeutic groups as indicated. Leadership is reflective of a theory base in group therapy.4.\tDemonstrates competency in all clinical programs at Princeton House.5.\tMaintains clinical competency in specific area of practice.6.\tWill use evidence based practices to prevent central line associated bloodstream infections.7.\tDemonstrates regard for the dignity and respect of all patients, their families, guests and representatives of other organizations as well as fellow employees, volunteers and medical staff in support of the Medical Centers mission to provide consistent quality healthcare services in a professional, caring and responsive environment.8.\tFollows established safety precautions and procedures in the performance of all duties in order to ensure a safe environment. Demonstrates familiarity with all codes/drills as required.9.\tDemonstrates responsibility for individual performance and efficient utilization of products, supplies, equipment. Assures the timely completion of duties, promotes financial viability through provision of services at a reasonable cost.10.\tSupports customer service and performance improvement goals of the department; collaborates with other caregivers/staff, within and outside the department, to develop means of enhancing patient care and service.11.\tMaintains strict standards of confidentiality.12.\tPossesses the knowledge, skills and attitudes necessary to meet the physical, psychological and social needs of adult behavioral health clients.13.\tParticipates in unit compliance as related to established standards. Other duties and projects as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS\nEducation\n•\tBSN preferred\n\nRelated Work Experience\n•\tPrevious behavioral health experience preferred.\n\nLICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS\n•\tRN licensure State of New Jersey.\n•\tBLS certification\n•\tANCC certification in psychiatric mental health nursing preferred.\n•\tCARN certification preferred.\n\nSPECIALIZED SKILLS & KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS\n•\tPossesses exemplary assessment, communication, and documentation abilities.\n•\tHas a knowledge base of principles of psychiatry, chemical dependency, and mental health.\n•\tMust have excellent interpersonal skills, customer service orientation, ability to work in a team environment, and organizational skills.\n•\tAbility to read, analyze, and interpret documents, instructions, and procedures.\n•\tCan speak effectively with patients, families, and co-workers.

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Posted: 2020-10-21 Expires: 2020-12-19

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363498 Registered Nurse Tier 3

Penn Medicine
Plainsboro, NJ 08536

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