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.
Laurel Ridge Treatment Center is seeking a dynamic and talented Registered Nurse for our Outpatient Program in the Medical Center. To learn more about Laurel Ridge Treatment Center go to www.laurelridgetc.com.
The Registered Nurse will provide direct patient care and management of adolescents (ages 12-18) or children (ages 4-12) as prescribed by the physician and treatment team; to provide medical management and assessment as prescribed by a physician or physician assistant; to provide safety and crisis management for patient populations.
Key Responsibilities include:
1. To provide leadership and direction to Mental Health Workers.
2. To assess patient care.
3. To monitor medication and medical treatment as prescribed by a physician.
4. To document nursing care and treatment progression.
5. Implement nursing care and promote positive milieu.
6. Initiate and account for special treatment procedures.
7. To assess, direct, and intervene in crisis situations.
8. Performs other duties as assigned.
9. To administer medications in emergency situations.