HCA, Hospital Corporation of America RN - Behavioral Health in Salem VA, Virginia

SPECIFIC ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Under the direction of a Nursing Clinical Coordinator or Department Director: Accountable and Responsible for Clinical Judgment  Demonstrates accountability for essential clinical knowledge to positively affect patient outcomes within the scope of nursing practice while assessing, planning, intervening and evaluating care.  Demonstrates strong and accurate clinical judgment and competent or expert nursing skills while following established policies including those related to confidentiality (written, verbal, electronic and digital).  Documents effectively, succinctly, and timely according to organizational policy.  Incorporates time management and prioritizes for efficiency and productivity.  Follows LGMC process for dispensing of medications and narcotic control and employs clinical judgment related to medication administration.  Delegates only those tasks for which she or he believes the other health team member has the knowledge and skill to perform, taking into consideration training, cultural competence, experience, and facility/agency policies and procedures. Follows The Five Rights Of Delegation:  Right task  Right circumstances  Right person  Right directions and communication  Right supervision and evaluation  Adheres to hospital and unit

Title: RN - Behavioral Health

Location: Virginia-Salem VA-Lewis-Gale Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00005-16750