Northwest Health System Springdale
Location SPRINGDALE, AR (Northwest Health System Springdale)
Department Adult Mental Health
Field Psychological/Social Svcs
Responsible for assisting the Director in planning, supervising and evaluating the nursing care of psychiatric patients. Observe professional ethics in maintaining confidential information acquired concerning the personal, financial, medical or employment status or patients and their families. Must follow and enforce accepted safety practices for patients and hospital. Participate in Performance improvement activities. Utilize the nursing process to oversee and provide age specific patient care. Communicate in an acceptable and easily understood manner. Develops, implements, and updates plan of care. Must be a graduate of an approved school of nursing. Bachelor's degree preferred. At least two years of experience in a hospital psychiatric experience and at least one-year supervisory experience. Must possess a current Registered Nurse license. Current CPR and ACLS required.