NURSE SUPERVISOR
Central Florida BH - Orlando, FL

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The Nurse Supervisor is responsible for the delivery of quality nursing care for all patients on the In-patient and RTC units. The Nurse Supervisor will adjust staffing as necessary for the evening, night and weekend shifts. The Nurse Supervisor will oversee all unit activities including, but not limited to, admissions, discharges, crisis intervention, restraint and/or seclusion, Baker Acts, relieving for break or meals. The Nurse Superviosr manages the Mental Health Techs working on the unit as part of the nursing team, administers prescribed medications and provides medication for the nursing staff when the Pharmacy is closed. The Nurse Supervisor will coordinate all medical codes, whether real or mock, and ensure they are carried out appropriately and safely.

Requirements

Graduate of an accredited school of professional nursing. Requires five (5) years experience as a Registered Nurse. Prefer two (2) in psychiatric nursing. Knowledge of current nursing procedures, the nursing process, medications and their correct administration. Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Florida . Prefer AMA certification in psychiatric nursing. Demonstrated leadership, communication, teaching and management skills. Work is physically and mentally demanding. Extensive walking, standing, sitting and climbing stairs. Must be able to lift or move over fifty (50) pounds