Registered Nurse - Call-in Pool - #156124
Kahi Mohala Hospital, Hawaii
Date: 02/23/2021 09:30 AM
City: Ewa Beach, Hawaii
Contract type: Full Time
Work schedule: Full Day
The Registered Nurse performs nursing assessment, initiates the patient's treatment plan for identified patient needs, intervenes according to established standards of care and current acceptable nursing practice, and evaluates results of nursing care--modifying treatment plans as indicated. The RN supervises nursing care provided by other members of the nursing staff and is responsible for tasks delegated to team members. The RN provides leadership and guidance through role modeling selected evidence based nursing interventions to address patient specific goals/treatment. The RN teaches other team members to carry out specific patient interventions and provides patient and family education as need for such is identified. The RN follows safety policies/procedures and monitors unit compliance with National Patient Safety Goals and other Performance Improvement initiatives. The RN receives, transcribes, and accurately carries out physician/LIP orders while maintaining independent professional judgment within the RN scope of practice. Performs other duties as required.
Graduate of an accredited school of Registered Nursing or otherwise qualified for licensure as a Registered Nurse in the State of Hawaii. Must possess and maintain Hawaii licensure or interim permit to practice as an RN.
Prior experience in nursing, preferably in a psychiatric inpatient setting is preferred.
Must pass a written exam covering general and psychotropic medication administration. Must be able to complete a nursing assessment including mental status exams. Plan and evaluate nursing care and able to perform psychiatric and medical nursing interventions.
Demonstrate ability to function as an effective member of a team. Ability to supervise other staff resulting in positive patient outcomes and staff satisfaction.
Must meet basic health requirements of Kahi Mohala physical examination including 2-Step TB clearance. Must obtain and maintain current American Heart Association, Basic Life Support Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) certification. Hospital approved management of aggressive behavior program