Fairmount Behavioral Health System is currently seeking a Registered Nurse to join our Evening Admissions Team.
The Admissions Nurse provides care in a manner consistent with the philosophy and objectives of Fairmount Behavioral Health System and the ANA Standards of Practice for Psychiatric Mental Health Care. Duties and responsibilities of the Admissions Nurse include completing the Nursing Assessment and initiating the nursing plan of care for patients newly admitted to the facility. The Admissions Nurse may also be assigned to duty as a Charge Nurse on a unit based on staffing needs during a shift.
The Registered Nurse/Charge Nurse supervises the delivery of nursing care provided by professional and support nursing staff on a designated unit. Care is provided in a manner consistent with the philosophy and objectives of Fairmount Behavioral Health System and the ANA Standards of Practice for Psychiatric Mental Health Care. The RN/Charge Nurse prescribes, coordinates, and delegates care utilizing the nursing process which is integrated into the multidisciplinary treatment team plan of care. The RN/Charge Nurse is accountable for nursing care activities on a shift basis and is responsible for promoting and enhancing professional nursing practice on the unit.