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Prairie View

Newton , KS

Outpatient Registered Nurses

Prairie View
Newton, KS Full-time
Posted on September 1, 2019

Prairie View is a Behavioral & Mental Health Facility and we are excited to be recruiting for a Registered Nurse for our Outpatient office in East Wichita! This position is full-time with great benefits.

The hours are Monday-Thursday 7:45am to 5:00pm; and Friday 7:45am to 1:00pm. 

 

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: 

Minimum Education:

  • Must be a graduate of a state accredited school (BSN preferred).
  • Must be registered & in good standing with the Kansas State Board of Nursing.

Minimum Experience:  

  • One year experience working with adult and older adult population in psychiatric nursing capacity.   
  • Must have good listening skills, verbal skills, and written communication skills to document and communicate therapeutically with patients and staff.   
  • Must be willing to have some flexibility in scheduling, to meet patient and organization needs. 

DUTIES:

  • Provide excellent nursing services to the Legacy Park - East Wichita Office, including patient phone calls regarding medications and side effects, monitoring patients' ongoing overall status, administering medication, providing sample medication, etc., as requested by physician
  • Must have knowledge about medications and their side effects, or at least the ability to obtain the information quickly   
  • Serve as nursing resource to staff and patients, including providing education
  • Identifies maladaptive or pathological responses
  • Promotes independence, interdependence and responsibility for self and maintains the therapeutic and safe milieu
  • Must be able to observe and interact in a positive, non-judgmental, non-reactive manner with patients, family members, patient caregivers and staff
  • Complete and document accurate and ongoing assessments of patient's status and respond appropriately