RN Preceptor - Behavioral Health in National City, CA at PARADISE VALLEY HOSPITAL

Date Posted: 9/28/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    2400 East 4th Street
    National City, CA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

The Registered Nurse Preceptor functions as a teacher and mentor in guiding, directing and supervising technical nursing activities of the nurse preceptee. The Registered Nurse Preceptor provides direct care in the behavioral health services setting and communicates with physicians / Nurse Director / Co ? workers, as appropriate about changes in the patient?s clinical condition including results of diagnostic studies and symptomatology. The Registered Nurse Preceptor is able to respond quickly and accurately to changes in condition or response to treatment. Is knowledgeable about EMTALA regulations and reporting of child/adult abuse to appropriate agencies. Is a resource person and assumes responsibility for supervising the activities of various levels of assigned nursing and ancillary personnel using both professional and supervisory discretion.