Clarion Psychiatric Center (CPC) has been a regional leader in behavioral healthcare for over 30 years. We offer inpatient psychiatric care to adults and to children/adolescents, as well as a partial hospitalization program for school children. CPC is a subsidiary of Universal Health Services, one of the nation's largest hospital management companies with hospitals across the country and internationally. This relationship provides us with the support to implement best practices in a friendly, rural hospital setting.
The Registered Nurse prescribes, coordinates, and delegates nursing care. Responsibilities include providing direct care, planning, monitoring and evaluating the effectiveness of interventions and maintaining a knowledge base of current nursing practice, to include the legal aspects of psychiatric nursing care. Assigns nursing care activities on a shift basis and is responsible for promoting and enhancing the nursing practice on the unit. Assists with orientation of new staff.