Peachford Hospital is a 246 bed, acute care psychiatric hospital located in the beautiful Dunwoody neighborhood of Atlanta, GA. Peachford features individual units for children, adolescents, adults, and seniors, and offers inpatient acute care, partial hospitalization, and intensive outpatient programs. On average, over 10,000 patients receive care from our compassionate health care team each year at Peachford Hospital. (www.peachford.com)
The Registered Nurse (RN) will deliver quality nursing care to both psychiatric and chemically dependent adult, geriatric and adolescent patients.
Key Responsibilities as a Registered Nurse (RN) include:
Assess patients through a systematic process of interacting with patient, the patient's significant others, and the appropriate health care providers.
Administer medications in a safe, accurate, and timely manner utilizing the "Five Rights" of medication administration.
Collect and analyze data regarding the patient's physical, psychosocial, environmental, self-care, educational, and anticipated discharge planning needs.
Determine patients' alcohol or drug toxicity and identify signs of withdrawal.
Develop a comprehensive outline of care and specific goals and interventions to be included in treatment planning.
Monitor patients following nursing unit policies and procedures.
Communicate changes in patient's condition or legal status with other unit personnel and attending physician.
May serve as back-up charge nurse for unit or shift, providing supervision of routine task assignments of RN's, LPN's and MHA's.
Inform incoming shift of any changes or problems with patients to promote continuity of care.
Participate in hospital emergency codes necessary to the unit's and the hospital's safe operation.
Review patients records for accuracy and ensure that treatment plan and progress notes clearly reflect progress of patient and family.
Comply with safety and security policies and procedures, including those regarding incidents and injuries.
Perform other duties as assigned.
Support facility internal and external customer service standards.
This Registered Nurse (RN) opportunity provides the following:
*UHS is Challenging and rewarding work environment
Growth and development opportunities within UHS and its subsidiaries
Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
401k plan with company match
Generous Paid Time Off
$5,000 Sign-On Bonus
If you would like to learn more about this Registered Nurse (RN) position before applying, please contact Mikala Glanton, HR Generalist at Mikala.Glanton@uhsinc.com.
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