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Resource Nurse - (RN) - Behavioral Health- Full Time -Nights

Cape Fear Valley Health
Dallas, NC
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

JOB SUMMARY: A registered nurse who facilitates quality patient care through utilization of resources and maintains systems and procedures which enhance staff ability to deliver quality patient care.  The position consists of flexible shifts to include weekends and holidays. 

MAJOR JOB FUNCTIONS: The following is a summary of the major essential functions of this job.  The incumbent may perform other duties, both major and minor, that are not listed.  In addition, specific functions may change from time to time.  

  1. Completes daily patient assignments. 

  1. Rounds with the physicians 

  1. Acts as point of contact for the physicians and administrators. 

  1. Serve as a resource to staff nurses, nursing assistants, monitors techs, and unit secretaries. 

  1. Assists with procedures, checks orders. 

  1. Responsible for daily QC and equipment checks on the unit. 

  1. Evaluate daily patient acuity. 

  1. Assists the PCM in evaluating personnel work performance in terms of performance criteria and staff relations. 

  1. May assist with the development of monthly staff schedule. 

  1. Assists with clinical education of staff members in the absence of a Clinical Educator/Preceptor. 

  1. Rounds on patients and family members at regular intervals. 

  1. Interfaces with Care Coordinator and discharge planning. 

  1. Interfaces with Patient Placement and nursing supervisors. 

  1. Expected to take patient assignment when other staffing options have been exhausted. 

  1. Implement process as defined by the Hospital Innovation Project (HIP). 

  • Facilitate and monitor staff performance relative to Press Gainey/HCAAPS 

  • Communicate effectively with leadership, physicians, and staff. 

  • Resource Nurse carries a cell phone to facilitate improved and timely communication. 

  1. Other duties as deemed necessary by management. 

Cape Fear Valley Health

Address

Dallas, NC
28034 USA

Industry

Healthcare

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