Registered Nurse, Float ***Sign-On Bonus Available
The Providence Center - Behavioral Health Job ID: 5702
530 N Main Street Providence ,RI
37.5 Mon-Fri 8am-4:30pm
SUMMARY: The Float Nurse provides clinical coverage to all programs throughout The Providence Center (TPC) in times of shortages or when re-allocation of resources is needed. The Float Nurse will work in coordination with nursing leadership to ensure the delivery of an excellent standard of care, which promotes independence and dignity and positively enhances the lives of our consumers. DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned: Provide clinical coverage to all programs throughout TPC as needed. Participate in center committees as assigned. Collaborate with the ADON for issue resolutions and projects to improve work flow processes throughout all programs at TPC. KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES: Knowledge of scope of practice of the registered nurse. Knowledge of and appropriate application of the nursing process. Ability to assess nursing needs of the acute and chronically mentally ill client. Ability to establish and maintain cooperative relationships with internal and external customers. Able to independently seek out resources and work collaboratively. Able to communicate clearly with clients, staff, team and leadership. Able to prioritize duties, treatment and follow-up. Able to navigate the organization to provide clinical coverage to all programs throughout TPC. Able to complete assessments, plan of care, interventions, evaluations and re evaluations of client status. Serve as a role model to staff.
RI RN licensure. Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred. Minimum of 2 years as a registered nurse, preferably in psychiatric nursing. QMHP certification (or eligible to obtain). Meet all requirements of the Clinical Ladder Ill designation within (timeframe) of appointment.