Intake Nurse - Behaviorial Health RN or LPN - Outpatient Mental Health Clinic
Phoenix Mental Health/PATH Integrated Health, a progressive, client-first organization is expanding their Connecticut operations and seeks an RN or LPN with an active, unrestricted Connecticut license and extensive experience in an outpatient behavioral health setting to join our team when we launch our site in June, 2019!
Our sole purpose is to improve the lives of people and families affected by mental illness and substance abuse issues. We provide specialized, individualized clinical care in our culture of respect and integrity.
Initial intake and interview of clients presenting for behavioral health assessment and treatment.
Perform lab tests from standing or new order.
Obtain and document vitals
Evaluate physical status for assessment and treatment
Follow-up reporting of lab results, prepare record for providers
Serve as a liaison between client and provider
Serve on care team to create and assess patient management policies and processes
Facilitate referrals to other healthcare professionals and facilities
Communicate with agencies, ancillary service providers, hospitals and others at the direction of physician/nurse practitioner
Represent Phoenix Mental Health/PATH Integrated Health’s philosophy of compassion and kindness with every client encounter
This position requires the ability to work collaboratively and respectfully with our behavioral and mental health clients ranging from pediatric through adults. You must be highly organized with excellent written and verbal communication skills, initiative, and have a passion for excellence in your nursing practice.
Unrestricted Connecticut nursing license
Strong preference given for your experience in an outpatient mental health setting
2 Years nursing experience required
Phoenix Mental Health/PATH Integrated Health offers flexible schedules, health insurance, paid vacation and sick time and very competitive wages. Please apply with your resume and current references directly to this job posting or via email to firstname.lastname@example.org