Jun 23, 2021

Psychiatric Liaison Services - RN (Emergency Dept)

  • The University of Kansas Hospital
  • Kansas City, KS, USA

Job Description

Position Title

Psychiatric Liaison Services - RN (Emergency Dept)

Main Campus

Position Summary / Career Interest:

The Clinical Nurse II provides professional nursing care through assessment and accurate documentation, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation for the comfort and well-being of patients. Carries out a plan of care specific to unit competencies for the target patient population. Coordinates care delivery and education through collaboration with patient, family and all health care team providers to ensure safe, effective and quality patient care. Follows organizational policies in providing safe patient care. Performs other duties as assigned. This position is located on the main campus in the Emergency Department as part of the Psychiatric Liaison Services (PLS) Team.

Position Description:

  • Provides professional nursing care through assessment and accurate documentation, diagnosis, planning, implementation and evaluation for the comfort and well-being of
  • patients.
  • Carries out a plan of care specific to unit competencies for the target patient population.
  • Coordinates care delivery and education through collaboration with patient, family and all health care team providers to ensure safe, effective and quality patient care.
  • Follows organizational policies in providing safe patient care.

*Must be able to perform the professional, clinical and or technical competencies of the assigned unit or department.

*Note: These statements are intended to describe the essential functions of the job and are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities. Skills and duties may vary dependent upon your department or unit. Other duties may be assigned as required.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

Required:

  • Patient Care Services - Bachelor's Degree in Nursing (BSN)
  • Preoperative & Procedural Services - Associate's Degree in Nursing
  • Preoperative & Procedures - For ADN prepared nurses hired after February 24, 2017, must complete BSN degree by the fifth anniversary of employment as an RN with UKHA
  • Inpatient Acute Rehab - Associate's Degree in Nursing
  • Inpatient Acute Rehab - For ADN prepared nurses hired after February 24, 2017, must complete BSN degree by the fifth anniversary of employment as an RN with UKHA
  • BLS Certification
  • Registered Nurse in State of Kansas or compact license
  • 6 months to 2 years' experience as a Clinical Nurse

Preferred:

  • BSN - Inpatient Acute Rehab accepts ADN grads who are willing to complete a BSN within 5 years of date of hire
  • BSN - Perioperative & Procedural Services accepts ADN grads who are willing to complete a BSN within 5 years of date of hire

Time Type:

Job Requisition ID:

R-3581

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