One of the nation's largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World's Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America's Top 500 Public Companies.
Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.
Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.
Rockford Center is seeking a dynamic and talented Admissions Registered Nurse (RN).
Rockford Center is Delaware's first private psychiatric facility and remains a leader in providing behavioral health care services and continues its commitment to providing quality health care. Rockford Center, a 138-bed acute psychiatric hospital continues to provide a full continuum of behavioral health services to geriatrics, adults, adolescents, and children.
The Admissions RN will deliver quality nursing care to psychiatric adult, geriatric, adolescent and child patients.
Key Responsibilities include:
Assess patients through a systematic process of interacting with patient, the patient's significant others, and the appropriate health care providers during the admission of a patient.
Collect and analyze data regarding the patient's physical, psychosocial, environmental, self-care, educational, and anticipated discharge planning needs.
Reviews labs for patients' alcohol or drug toxicity, identify signs of withdrawal, and assess other medical complications that will require additional care at Rockford Center.
Develop a comprehensive outline of care and specific goals and interventions to be included in treatment planning.
Complete nurse-to-nurse reports for incoming patients and review labs for admissions (when available).
Complete the nursing admission when available to include: database, treatment planning, flow sheet, admit note, medication reconciliations and admission orders.