Adult Psych Nurse
Company: CHI St. Vincent Health
Location: Little Rock
Posted on: October 11, 2021
St. Vincent, a regional health network serving Arkansas, is part of
CommonSpirit Health. We have served Arkansas since 1888 with a
history of many firsts. Together with more than 4,500 coworkers,
1,000 medical staff, and 500 volunteers, we consistently receive
praise for care advancements.
Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives
(CHI) and Dignity Health in 2019. With our combined resources,
CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities,
advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable, and innovating
how and where healing can happen, both inside our hospitals and out
in the community.
Health nursing offers a completely different experience than caring
for patients with only physical health-related problems. It’s easy
to forget that, in some cases, a patient’s decline in physical
health can negatively impact their mental health as well, but that
doesn’t mean their treatment is any less complex. Psych nursing
offers skilled nurses the opportunity to care for vulnerable
patients and themselves through self-reflection, and introspection.
In essence, these nurses and patients find strength in each
on this unit are dealing with difficult diagnoses. Our ideal
nursing candidate will have the proven ability to exercise
patience, flexibility, and careful listening when their efforts are
often tested. This nurse will strive to calm patients when they
become agitated, strengthen patients coping skills, and make it a
build a therapeutic, meaningful relationship.
and treat mental health needs of geriatric patients
with healthcare team members and physicians to develop care
the personal care of geri-psych patient population
and support patients, their caregivers, and families
confidentiality and dignity of patients
ability to exercise patience and understanding in high stress
Degree in Nursing (ADN) from an accredited nursing
nursing license in the state of Arkansas or license with eNLC
(1) year of experience is a Registered Nurse
Life Support (BLS)
Keywords: CHI St. Vincent Health, Little Rock , Adult Psych Nurse, Other , Little Rock, Arkansas
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