Registered Nurse - Medical - Psychiatry

Tower Health

  • West Reading, PA
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 1 month ago
Overview

About the Unit:

N3W Medical Complexity Unit is a 19 bed medical unit committed to holistic patient-centered care with a focus on those with complex psycho-social needs. There is a dedicated interdisciplinary team that rounds together daily to collaborate on each patient.

Why Reading Hospital?
  • Magnet designated
Presented three posters and spoke at the 2019 American Psychiatric Nurses Association Annual Conference * Healthgrades: America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017-2019)
  • Five-Star Ranking, 2019 – one of only 11 hospitals in the state to do so!
  • US News & World Report: 6th best hospital in PA
  • Comprehensive benefits to include earned time off, enhanced tuition assistance, retirement savings with employer match and so much more!
Responsibilities
  • Evaluates assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care.
  • Assists physicians during examinations and procedures.
  • Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse.
  • Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills.
  • Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
  • Performs a variety of tasks.
  • A wide degree of creativity and latitude is expected.
  • Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department.
Qualifications
  • Current Pennsylvania RN licensure
  • Current BLS Certification
  • Previous RN experience, preferred

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