Jin S

Registered Nurse - 3 Years of Experience - Near 97229


Registered Nurse


Portland, OR

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Qualifications * Registered nurse license. * Time management skills. * Passionate about community mental health nursing. * Exceptional knowledge of the current mental health laws and other relevant legislation. * Solid understanding of the national standards for mental health services. * Superior nursing and assessment skills. * Ability to participate in clinical research and quality improvement activities and receive clinical supervision. * Ability to liaise and consult with other organizations and families. * Ability to work effectively as a member of a multidisciplinary team. Duties performed * Conduct an assessment, including identifying precipitating events, gathering histories of mental and physical health, alcohol and other drug use. * Assess family, social and work relationships. * Communicate with patients and discuss the best way to meet their needs. * Ensure correct administration of medication, including injections, and monitor the results of treatment. * Implement 'de-escalation' techniques to help patients manage their emotions and behavior. * Check vital signs. * Provide individual, family and group therapy. * Provide case management: application for public insurance, food stamps, social security income, government funding, and housing. * Liaise and consult with other agencies and health care providers, such as pharmacies, case managers of DHS, mental health staff of counties, pcps, and specialists * File patient charts and maintain records of treatment and progress. * Provide residential support and rehabilitation services. * Follow up with referrals to specialists and provide information about referrals SW Community Health Center - since 3/2016 Qualifications * Registered nurse license * Effective and concise communication style * Time management skills * Passionate about delivery of compassionate patient care * Detail-oriented and motivated worker Duties performed * Offer high-quality medical support to clinical patients. * Manage the sterilization of medical equipment after each use. * Perform sanitization of medical examination rooms before and after patient visits. * Measure vital signs of patients during the intake process obtaining medical history and observing initial symptoms. * File patient charts. * Report to doctors and a clinical coordinator in order to offer observational notes and additional support for the clinical team. * Communicate with pharmacists and specialists. * Follow up with referrals to specialists and provide information about referrals. * Perform monthly inventory of medications on-site. * Perform lab tests using in-house lab equipment (cholesterol, fecal occult blood, urinalysis, a1c). * Provide immunizations.