Onward Healthcare Skills Checklists

Congratulations on your decision to apply for a travel nursing position with Onward Healthcare! Before we can offer you a nursing employment opportunity, an electronic skills assessment must be completed. From the nursing skills checklist below, please locate the list that matches your specialty and complete the online form. Be sure to review your information thoroughly before clicking the submit button. Thank you!


Psychiatric Skills Checklist

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This profile is for use by healthcare professionals in this discipline and specialty.  It will not be a determining factor for the program.
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1. No theory and/or experience
2. Limited experience/need supervision and/or support
3. Experienced/minimal support needed to perform
4. Proficient/can perform independently
 
TREATMENT SETTINGS
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Inpatient
 
Outpatient
 
Adolescent/Pediatrics
 
Substance Abuse/Rehab
 
Special Care Unit
 
Eating Disorders Unit
 
Locked Unit
 
ADULT DISORDERS
1 2 3 4
 
Violent Behavior
 
Suicidal Ideation
 
Suicidal Attempt
 
Depression
 
Bipolar Disorders
 
Anxiety/Panic Disorders
 
Psychotic Disorders
 
Schizophrenia
 
Post Traumatic Stress Disorder
 
History of Physical/Sexual Abuse
 
Alcohol/Drug Abuse
 
Alzheimer's Disease/Dementia
 
Anorexia/Bulimia
 
CHILD/ADOLESCENT DISORDERS
1 2 3 4
 
Violent Behavior
 
Suicidal Ideation/Self Destructive Behavior
 
Suicidal Attempt
 
Depression
 
Bipolar Disorders
 
Anxiety/Panic Disorders
 
Psychotic Disorders
 
Schizophrenia
 
History of Physical/Sexual Abuse
 
Alcohol/Drug Abuse
 
Anorexia/Bulimia
 
Autism
 
TREATMENT MODALITIES
1 2 3 4
 
Conduct Group Therapy
 
Therapeutic Limit Setting
 
Follow Behavior Modification Plans
 
Medication Management
 
Supervise Ancillary staff
 
EQUIPMENT AND PROCEDURES
1 2 3 4
 
Managing Assaultive Behavior
 
Crisis Prevention
 
Electroconvulsive Therapy
 
Restraints
 
Seclusion
 
Suicide Precautions
 
Knowledge of State Specific Regulations on Emergency Medications
 
Head to Toe Assessment
 
IV Start
 
IV Maintenance
 
MEDICATIONS
1 2 3 4
 
Antianxiety
 
Anticonvulsants
 
Antidepressants
 
Antipsychotics
 
Lithium
 
Cholinesterase Inhibitors/Memantine (Aracept/Namenda)
 
Sedative/Analgesics
 
Insulin
 
Anticoagulants
 
Digoxin
 
Antihypertensives
 
Automated Medication Dispensing Systems (i.e. Pyxis, Omnicell)
 
PROFESSIONAL KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
1 2 3 4
 
National Patient Safety Goals/Core Measures
 
Use of Rapid Response Teams
 
Fall Risk Assessment/Prevention
 
Pressure Ulcer Risk Assessment/Prevention
 
Patient/Family Teaching
 
Age Specific/Population-Based Care
 
Isolation Precautions
 
Infection Prevention
 
Pain Assessment & Management
 
Charge Experience
 
Interpretation and Communication of Lab Values
 
EMR
1 2 3 4
 
Epic
 
Cerner
 
Eclipsys
 
McKesson
 
Meditech
 
Other Computerized System
 
Computerized Physician Order Entry
 
Bar Coding for Medication Administration
 
 
EMR Conversion
 
CERTIFICATIONS
 
BLS
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Managing Assaultive Behavior
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Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI)
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Other (specify) 
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Psychiatric Skills Checklist, version 5

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