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Company: Holyoke Medical Center
Location: Holyoke, MA
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

Provides direct and individualized nursing care to patients based on the application of scientific nursing principles. In addition to basic nursing care, responsibilities of Psychiatric Nurses include (but are not limited to): ƒ Completes physical # mental health assessments ƒ Develops care plans for patients, helping them be as independent as possible ƒ Administers and monitors treatment regimens ƒ Administers prescribed medications, making constant adjustments commensurate with a patient#s condition under the supervision of qualified medical staff ƒ Observes and reports behavioral changes ƒ Maintains control of drugs and medications ƒ Helps patients improve their coping abilities ƒ Works with patients# families to help improve the patient#s abilities # help them deal with family member#s mental illness ƒ Records all care information concisely, accurately and completely, in a timely manner, in the appropriate format and on the appropriate forms ƒ Performs other position-related duties as assigned, depending on assignment setting


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