Director of Nursing - Geriatric Psychiatric - Geriatric Psychiatric
The Nursing Director will provide management of the Geriatric Psychiatric services program and coordination of nursing care for patients. Will also work in staffing and will implement best practices and will have accountability for the Geriatric Psychiatric unit.
Direct care duties include: providing and coordinating all aspects of patient care; use of the nursing process to assess, plan, implement and reassess the physical, psychosocial, educational, environmental, and spiritual needs of patients receiving care, including the needs of their families and significant others; maintaining central venous catheters and implanted ports, providing patient education, beginning and discontinuing procedures, administering medications. Also provides emotional support to patients and guests while multi-tasking and continuously monitoring patient status. Must provide compassionate care to all patients and a high level of customer service
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred but not required. Alabama Registered Nurse license in good standing required. Must have a minimum of two years in nurse management or charge roles and at least 1 year nursing experience in Geriatric Psychiatric. Previous teaching experience helpful. BLS and ACLS all required. Must be willing to participate in Nursing Leadership Call rotation if requested.
Position Type : Full Time
Shift : Other
Amelia Culpepper - HR Generalist
1330 Hwy 231 South
Troy, AL 36081
"RN" "Registered Nurse" "Nurse" "Geriatric"
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