Pueblo, CO

Posted: 03/16/2023 Job Number: 23370802 Pay Rate ($): 70.0

Job Description

Staff Today, a HAN Division, is seeking a Registered Nurse to work at a Mental Health Facility in Pueblo, Colorado. This is a registry position with Staff Today.

Pay Rate: $70 / hour

Shift Details:
  • Day shift

Job Responsibilities:
  • Provide direct patient care by assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating all aspects of treatment. This could include: family involvement, case management, formulation of individualized nursing care plans, implementing infection control measures, delivering crises intervention, providing direct patient contact in individual and group therapy sessions, teaching patients and co-workers, and providing direct care in emergency situations.
  • Assess, evaluate, and communicate changes in mental status related to medication effectiveness and adverse reactions.
  • Documents and updates patient records per nursing department standards
  • Evaluate patient care on an ongoing basis to ensure continuity of care
  • Monitors infection control including equipment sterility
  • Employs de-escalation techniques, counseling, and intervenes with Therapeutic Interventions for Physical Safety to control assaultive or self-destructive behavior.
  • May be responsible to explain work processes, train, and assign task to Psychiatric Care Technician, Licensed Practical Nurse, Mental Health Clinician and/or Client Care Aide.
  • Perform other related duties as required or assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:
  • At least one year (12 months) of experience as a Registered Nurse
  • A valid and current RN license issued by the state of Colorado
  • A valid and current CPR card (American Heart Association)

If interested in this position, please apply through this job post. If you have any questions, please contact Jesus at our offices Monday through Friday from 8: 30A-5: 00P (PST) at 800-928-5561.

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