HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Psychiatric Registered Nurse in Falls Church, Virginia

Dominion Hospital, the only freestanding mental health care facility in Northern Virginia, leads the region in short-term mental health services for children age 5-12, adolescents age 13-17 and adults age 18 and older, as well as therapeutic programs for eating disorders through our Reflections Eating Disorders Treatment Center.

When round-the-clock monitoring is needed, our inpatient program offers 24-hour nursing care and full psychiatric services in a safe and structured environment. Medical supervision by highly qualified mental health professionals means you receive appropriate individual assessment, intervention, education, supportive therapies and discharge planning.

  • Coordination of care with physician.

  • Actively collaborates with other units and program staff, physicians and members of other department to facilitate provision of optimal patient care.

  • Provide patient education while administering medication.

  • Practice safe medication administration consistent scanning of patient and medications.

  • Scan all medications and patients using eMar.

  • Follow facility established guidelines for reconciliation of medications on admission, during transfer and at discharge

  • Assign and conduct appropriate individual and group interventions within the milieu for behavioral and safe management of patients.

  • Maintains appropriate boundaries.

  • Demonstrate least restrictive interventions appropriately

  • Graduate of an Accredited Nursing Program

  • Current Licensure as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia or compact state.

  • Certifications: Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers required and Crisis Prevention Institute required as a part of the general hospital orientation.

  • One year experience in psychiatric nursing preferred

Title: Psychiatric Registered Nurse

Location: Virginia-Falls Church-Dominion Hospital - Falls Church

Requisition ID: 08409-13550