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RN, PRN, Acute Treatment Unit, 7:00am-7:30pm or 7:00pm-7:30am

Department: Medical Positions
Location: Pueblo, CO

Qualifications:† Required: An associate or baccalaureate degree in nursing from an accredited institution and current Colorado RN; valid Colorado driver's license, access to transportation during work hours, and computer proficiency. Must be available for day- and night-time assignments. Desired: BSN; experience in a psychiatric/mental health setting; knowledge of psychiatric medication; experience with electronic health records and electronic prescribing; experience working in a multi-disciplinary team; and managed care experience. Ability to speak Spanish is preferred.

Desired attributes:

  • Is adaptable to change in the workplace and uses change as an opportunity for innovation and creativity
  • Takes ownership of problems, has ability to brainstorm different problem resolution paths, uses sound judgment in selecting solutions to problems, and demonstrates consistent follow through
  • Has job knowledge and skills to perform the fundamental job functions and is able and willing to assume greater responsibility over time regarding the scope of work
  • Has the ability to inspire and model collaborative teamwork
  • Demonstrates an understanding of customer service regarding accommodation, politeness, helpfulness, trust building, appropriate boundaries, and flexibility

Responsibilities:† Under the administrative supervision of the clinical supervisor, and the medical supervision of the nursing director, the nurse:

  • prepares and dispenses prescribed medications
  • ensures that all medications in Health Solutionsí facilities are secured and maintained
  • maintains therapeutic milieu
  • conducts nursing assessments
  • provides education for groups and individuals
  • keeps accurate, complete, and up-to-date records with 100 percent compliance with center standards
  • maintains competency and proficiency with the electronic health record and electronic prescribing
  • organizes and maintains medication records
  • submits prescriptions and follows-up on refills, and other related tasks
  • orders lab work and reviews need for immediate attention on the doctorsí behalf
  • participates in staffings
  • consults and works closely with treating medical professional
  • conduct basic blood pressures, temperatures, weight monitoring, and other related tasks
  • assumes leadership of the shift and assigns tasks to co-workers to insure its smooth operation
  • performs other duties as assigned by the program director/medical director within the scope of the position

Rate:† † ADN - $36.16/hour, BSN - $38.57/hour, qualifies for signing bonus program††††† †† † † ††

Closing date:† Open until filled

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