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PHP Nurse - 20 hours - (230540)

Universal Health Services
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Deltek Talent Management - PHP Nurse - 20 hours - (230540)

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PHP Nurse - 20 hours - (230540)

Facility Name
Career Area
Other, Rehabilitation Physical Therapist (RPT), Support Staff
Job Description
Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion Wekiva Springs Center is a 68-bed acute behavioral health hospital providing quality care in a gender-specific program for men and women. We provide treatment for mental health, addictions and dual diagnosis concerns in a warm and caring atmosphere near I-95 and J Turner Butler in Southside area. Job Duties include the following: Maintains a professional demeanor at all times and responds to patients, families, co-workers, and community partners in a courteous, respectful manner Works efficiently without direct supervision of each task Participates in orientation of new employees as assigned Acts as a positive role model to all staff and patients Responds to others on unit in a helpful manner, especially in times of increased patient acuity or short staffing situations Makes time for 1:1 supervision and special assignments Knows location and condition of patients at all times Obtains specimens from patients when assigned and prepares them for transport to the lab Assists patients with personal hygiene as needed Uses proper body mechanics when moving, transporting and/or lifting patients Manages group of patients in outside activities, i.e., outings, walks, etc. Drives patients to outside appointments (if a hospital-approved van driver) Assists in the management of behavior and control of destructive behavior Knows and applies procedures related to Seclusion/Restraint of patients Recognizes signs of impaired social interaction and motivates patients toward desired cooperation Reports patient education deficits to nurse Facilitates patient attendance to designated programming Teaches alternatives to destructive behavior Instructs patient in the care of his/her physical surroundings, including the upkeep of rooms and common areas Has basic knowledge of chemical dependency and 12 step program Reinforces discharge plans Assists packing and collection of all personal items at discharge Charts objectively in BIRP format maintaining the integrity and continuity of nursing care and treatment team plans Facilitates organized activities such as community meeting or wrap-up session Reports all changes in behavior, mood, affect, and thought content to the nurse and documents in the chart Assesses patient’s sleeping patterns and assists in establishing conditions conducive to restful sleep Collects physical perimeter information to include vital signs, height and weight Recognizes alterations in nutritional patterns and reports to RN especially with geriatric and CD patients Recognizes differences between dementia, psychosis and behavioral disorders Provides information on patient behavior for daily shift record and level evaluation Anticipates/interprets patient’s aggressive behavior to prevent crisis behavior Checks patient and belongings for contraband and manages the patient’s valuables and belongings according to hospital policy
Job Requirements
Qualified candidates must have the following: Must be Licensed within the State of Florida as a Registered Nurse Must have at least 1-year Nursing e


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