RN

GEO Group Inc. Canon City, CO
Job Description

Facility: SOUTHERN PEAKS REGIONAL TREATMENT CENTER

Compensation Base:

Compensation Bonus (if applicable):

Equal Opportunity Employer.

Join our Team!

Southern Peaks Regional Treatment Center

700 Four Mile Parkway

Canon City, CO 81212

www.jobsatabraxas.com

Duties & Responsibilities:

* Provides nursing reassessments on the treatment plan based on patient's progress and as goals are achieved.

* Ensures patient safety including the reporting of incidents and medication errors.

* Assesses changes in patient's status and reports appropriate physical/mental status information to the physician, mid-level practitioner, or other pertinent personnel.

* Develops the healthcare portion of the treatment plan within.

* Flexibility to adapt to schedule changes and assumption of responsibilities not delineated in the job description which are related to work as a member of an addiction/behavioral health treatment team.

* Protects patient's privacy and patient's rights.

* Communicates/endorses accurate information regarding patient's status and care during shift reports.

* Evaluates patient response and reaction (if any) to medications and/or medical treatments administered. Documents patient response.

* Provides for the patient's health education needs.

Job Requirements

Qualifications: (education, experience, certification & licensure)

* Current licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state of Colorado.

* Previous experience in the mental health field, or chemical dependency field or equivalent education/academic preparation required.

* Must have experience as a Registered Nurse.

* Current Colorado Drivers License.

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