RN GeroPsych Heritage Nursing OnCall Job Listing at Alegent Health in Omaha, NE (Job ID alegenthealth-46401&SiteId=1&PostingSeq=1)

Alegent Health

Location: Omaha, NE
Application deadline: None
Type: Not specified
Career Level: Not specified
Salary Range: Not specified
Number of Jobs: 1
Relocation Available: No
Show all jobs for Alegent Health
Industries
Hospital / Healthcare
Description
Alegent Creighton Health is the largest not-for-profit, faith-based healthcare provider in Nebraska and southwest Iowa with 11 acute care hospitals, a specialty spine hospital, freestanding inpatient psychiatric and skilled nursing facilities and more than 100 Alegent Creighton Clinic locations. As the primary teaching partner of Creighton University’s health sciences schools, Alegent Creighton Health and Alegent Creighton Clinic are committed to teaching the health professionals of the future.

Our commitment to our patients and their families is high, but the return on that commitment is even higher. We are committed to our employees by ensuring we hire individuals who also believe in enriching the lives of those we serve. If this sounds like you - apply today and join the Alegent Creighton Health team! We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.

RN

Would like weekend commitment, and 12 hour shifts!
Assesses patient status with patient/family input and identifies age-appropriate patient care needs/problems that includes bio-physical, psycho-social, spiritual, environment, self-care, and educational needs and will serve to focus the provision of nursing care at admission, transfer, and discharge.

Plans individualized age appropriate patient care through a interdisciplinary team approach and through interdisciplinary patient care conference, ongoing patient assessments, re-evaluation of patient problems or needs.

Utilizes professional skills and judgement in prescribing, delegating and coordinating the plan of care; includes appropriate resources to manage patient care path, CareMaps and variances.

Administers medications and treatments according to nursing policy.

Guides and directs professional and nonprofessional personnel in the delivery of patient care, evaluates patient care effectiveness, modifies the plan of care according to age appropriate patient nursing policy.

Utilizes care paths/CareMaps to develop and modify the patient's plan of care.
Monitors variances and takes action on these variances.

Provides the following nursing services:

* Delegated

Experience Preferred:

One year mental health care related experience conducting group psychotherapy (requirement for Medicare approved Partial Hospital settings).

Education/Licensure

Graduated with a nursing degree from an NLN approved school of nursing preferred.

Must have a Current Registered Nurse License in Nebraska or Iowa, Nebraska and Iowa are compact states, so license must be held in the state of your residence.
Heritage Center prefers BSN.

Additional requirements include:

Crisis Prevention Intervention CPI required within 6 months of hire

BLS or BLS instructor certification is required upon hire.

Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include the following: American Red Cross: CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, American Safety and Health Institute: CPR, PRO, must say Professional Level-with AED, and American Heart Association: Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

Job requires continuous use of reading skills and verbal communication skills.

Job requires frequent use of written communications skills.

Job requires delegation, conflict resolution, individual and group interactions, time management, critical thinking and stress management.

Incumbents must possess knowledge of how to provide care to a diverse population of patients and the ability to communicate and work with people from a variety of age-groups, social strata and ethnic backgrounds.

Apply on Company Website