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Residential Nurse

Company: Burrell Behavioral Health
Location: Independence
Posted on: May 14, 2022

Job Description:

Looking to feed your desire to give to your community and support those who need a helping hand? Look no further! Not only is Burrell growing the amount of its resources, services, and facilities to assist as many communities as possible, it also provides plenty of opportunity for growth in your current field and the freedom to explore others. Our culture and our environment are unlike any other. We offer highly-competitive pay and a full range of top-notch full-time employee benefits such as:

  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Paid Time Off
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Retirement Plan
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Student Loan Reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance ProgramJob Description:Why Burrell Behavioral Health is a great career choice:Burrell Behavioral Health - Join our Team! - YouTubeResidential NurseKansas City / Independence, Missouri** $1500.00 Sign-Bonus**Options for Part-Time or Full-TimeJob Overview:This position will provide competent, client centered nursing services and facilitate health education for our clients in a residential setting. This role will complete standard nursing duties (temperature and blood pressure checks, etc.), and interview clients and families to gather medical/medication history, provide required documentation/keep records updated, monitor MAR's (medical administration records) and PO's, and function as a resource for nursing and anything involving medical matters.What you'll get to do:
    • Function as a resource person for nursing & medical issues. Oversee infectious disease control, client hygiene, and related client & facility health issues, under the supervision of nursing leadership.
    • Perform all appropriate nursing assessments per service line requirements, utilizing a high level of clinical competence. Examples include but are not limited to: Initial admission assessments, post-restraint assessments, AIMS, physical & mental health assessments, and psychiatric screeners.
    • Administer or oversee administration of medications via various methods (oral, injection, & others as indicated) according to service line requirements.
    • Prepare medications as needed; Conduct medication destruction as needed and on a routine basis, according to service line.
    • Communicate with clients regarding medication questions & needs; stages refill requests to providers according to standard operating policies & procedures.
    • Rooming of clients, verification of client data / medical history, confirming purpose of visit, obtaining necessary physical preliminary requirements such as blood draw, urine sample, height, weight, blood pressure, pulse, and temperature.Qualifications:
      • Nursing degree from an accredited school.
      • Current RN or LPN nursing license from the State of Missouri
      • Current certification in Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)/ First Aid and Medication Aid trainer.
      • Prior experience with adult and youth psychiatric nursing is preferred.What we offer:Great pay, great schedule, great benefits, and an amazing culture of inclusiveness and positivity. Burrell's dedication to promoting diversity, multiculturalism, and inclusion is clearly reflected in all of our content and across all of our agency. Diversity is more than a commitment at Burrell-it is the foundation of what we do. We are fully focused on equality and believe deeply in diversity of race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, ethnicity, national origin and all the other fascinating characteristics that make us different.RESIDENTIAL NURSEREGISTERED NURSELICENSED PRACTICAL NURSEHP123We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, and encourage applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, marital status, disability or veteran status, or to other non-work related factors.Burrell is a Smoke and Tobacco Free Workplace.

Keywords: Burrell Behavioral Health, Independence , Residential Nurse, Healthcare , Independence, Missouri

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