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2018-08-172018-09-15

RN - (37257)

Universal Health Services
OAKLAND PARK, FL
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RN - (37257)

Facility Name
Fort Lauderdale Behavioral Health Center
Location
OAKLAND PARK, FL 33334 US (Primary)
Career Area
Nursing
Category
Registered Nurse - Behavioral Health
Job Description

One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies.

Fort Lauderdale Hospital is a fully licensed, 100-bed, private hospital that specializes in the treatment of drug addiction, mental health issues and co-occurring disorders for adults and adolescents. Fort Lauderdale Hospital's mission is to provide compassionate, comprehensive behavioral health care services. This commitment extends to the family and community of our patients as a whole. Our overall goal is to deliver the highest quality treatment for drug abuse and mental health issues possible to help our patients achieve long-term sobriety. www.fortlauderdalehospital.org

POSITION SUMMARY: 

The Staff Nurse (R.N.) is a registered professional nurse who prescribes, coordinates, and evaluates patient care through collaborative efforts with health team members in accordance with the nursing process and the standards of care and practices. The Staff Nurse must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care, based on physical, psycho/social, educational, safety and related criteria, appropriate to the age of the patients served.

Job Requirements

 

QUALIFICATIONS: 

Education/Training: 

  • Graduated from an accredited program of professional nursing required; Bachelor’s Degree preferred.

  • Crisis Prevention Intervention (CPI) required or equivalent

Experience:

  • A minimum of three (3) years experience in a psychiatric health-care facility treating co-occurring, mentally ill, or chemically dependent patients, with understanding of co-occurring disorders, and Cultural Linguistic Diversity amongst patients.

Licensure/Certification:

  • Current Florida State Registered Nurse License

  • Current Florida Driver’s License

  • Current CPR Certification

  • Must pass a medication administration exam and complete a basic developmental competency exam.

Knowledge and Skills:

  • Knowledge of appropriate nursing assessment, diagnoses, & interventions with patients.

  • Knowledge of milieu management.

  • Ability to direct subordinates in the performance of their duties.

  • Ability to accurately administer medication and monitor side-effects.

  • Ability to safely implement Special Treatment Procedures.

  • Ability to develop therapeutic relationships with patients and families

  • Skill in preparing and maintaining appropriate medical record documentation

  • Sensitive and aware of diverse cultures and their practices

Employees may be required to:

  • Work first, second, third shift and on weekends

     

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