Teche Regional Medical Center
To deliver quality direct patient care under appropriate clinicalsupervision to adults (18 and older) for psychiatric or emotional disorders; toserve actively and constructively as a member of the organization’s multi-disciplinarytreatment team, and support the organization’s psychiatric program philosophyof care.
SpecialSkills: Current License for LPN in theState of Louisiana. BLS, ACLS and CIT (Crisis Intervention Training).
Experience: Job requires a minimum one - year inpatientpsychiatric nursing preferred.
Skills: Ability to interact effectively with clinical team and other staffempathy for patients and their families, skills in maintaining information ashighly confidential, displays basic knowledge of treatment procedures;interventions common to acute psychotic as well as to non-violent crisisintervention practice; basic knowledge of psycho-pharmacology and the use ofpsychotropic medications within adult psychiatric population in the absence ofthese skills upon hire, must demonstrate ability to learn these concepts anddevelop those skills within a reasonable time from via organizationsorientation and training program.Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran
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