Mississippi Employer Registered Nurse in Mendenhall, Mississippi

Provides evaluation of assigned patients and plans, implements and documents nursing care; Provides assistance to nursing peers as requested; Assists physicians during examinations and procedures; Performs various patient tests and administers medications within the scope of practice of the registered nurse; Promotes patients' independence by establishing patient care goals and teaching patients and families to understand conditions, medications, and self-care skills; Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within the nursing field. Requirements and Qualifications include: graduate of a school of nursing; bachelor's degree is preferred; Current Mississippi RN licensure is required; BLS certification is required; ACLS certification is strongly preferred; Prior behavioral health nursing experience is preferred.