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Licensed Practical Nurse$- M-F- 11p-7a

Company: Parkside Hospital
Location: Tulsa
Posted on: June 26, 2022

Job Description:

$2,500- Sign On BonusLicensed Practical Nurse- Full time- Mon-Fri- 11p-7aInpatient Adolescent Acute UnitProvides direct and indirect patient care services that meet the psychosocial, physical and general aspects of patient care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. Knowledgeable of a wide range of disorders; cognitive, emotional, developmental, social and behavioral. Performs crisis intervention. Participates in the department's performance improvement and continuous quality improvement (CQI) activities.

  • Performs patient care responsibilities considering needs specific to the standard of care for patient's age
  • Demonstrates knowledge of nursing process - assessments, interventions (including pain management, reassessment, management and patient/family education regarding pain), etc. under the direct supervision of a RN
  • Coordinates and supervises patient care as necessary. Provides leadership and oversight of Mental Health Technicians. Is able to delegate and follow up on assignments
  • Demonstrates the ability to identify patient behaviors that require intervention. Continuously observes significant behaviors, actions and activities of the patients. Documents observations in the patients charts, reflecting implementation of the treatment plan. Reports any unusual occurrences
  • Demonstrates ability to perform treatments and provide services to level of licensure. Knowledgeable of medications including psychotropic drugs and their correct administration based on the age of the patient and their clinical condition
  • Possesses the skills of verbal de-escalation and able to avoid power struggles with patients. Sets limits for patients. Ability to provide trauma informed care to all patients and families
    • Current Oklahoma Licensed Practical Nurse license without restrictions
    • CPR/First Aid Certification
    • Aggression Management and Trauma Informed
    • Ability to effectively communicate in English; both verbally and in writing
    • Basic computer knowledgeParkside offers a competitive Benefits package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance and Disability, 401K Match, and generous Paid Time Off!We are an Equal Opportunity Employer!

Keywords: Parkside Hospital, Tulsa , Licensed Practical Nurse$- M-F- 11p-7a, Healthcare , Tulsa, Oklahoma

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