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Registered Nurse

NET Centers Philadelphia ,PA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

 

SUMMARY:

Performs nursing functions to support and enhance the medical role in the treatment of consumers for medical stabilization and/or ambulatory detoxification.

 

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

Licensed in the State of Pennsylvania and knowledge of medical and clinical requirements related to substance use and behavioral healthcare. Requires an associate’s degree and five years’ experience in a clinical capacity. Computer competence and proficiency required.

 

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS:

· Provide nursing assessment of clients’ requiring medical stabilization from substance abuse, document findings and consult with the Nurse Practitioner and/or Medical Director.

· Assure that all medications and medical treatments are provided as ordered by the Nurse Practitioner and/or Medical Director Nurse Practitioner and/or Medical Director

· Verifies client prescriptions as ordered by clients’ physician, in order to provide for continuity of care when scheduling clients to see the Nurse Practitioner and/or Medical Director.

· Responsible for coordination and administration of medications.

· Serves as a member of the treatment team, providing medical information to the aftercare planning process.

· Record and conduct all prescribed medical interventions.

· Provide first aid and emergency services, as required.

· Refer consumer to appropriate emergency facilities when emergency care exceeds the capabilities of the clinic.

· Coordinate medical services with community resources, as indicated by the treatment and aftercare plans.

· Obtain and maintain CPR and First Aid certification, knowledge of medical complications of addiction and their treatment, knowledge of general medical/surgical procedures.

· Must demonstrate genuine empathy and concern for individuals as indicated in NET's vison, mission, and values statements.

· Adhere to applicable city, county, state, federal laws, regulations, NET policies, and CBH licensure and CARF standards.

 

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