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Nurse RN or LPN

Shadow Mountain Recovery Albuquerque, NM
  • Posted: 1 day ago
  • $28 to $34 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, Dental

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The ideal candidate will provide support to medical and clinical team to ensure a consistently high level of medical care within a detox hospital treatment program in Albuquerque, NM. Work closely with medical staff, clinical staff, and Recovery/Addiction Technicians in providing patient care. Provide direct medical care to patients. Perform nursing duties and act as medical resource and support to Recovery/Addiction Technicians as needed.

Required Shift is Saturday 7am-7pm, Sunday 7am-7pm, and Monday night shift of 7pm - 7am.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES:

  • Assists with medication management, patient medication education, and administration according to physician orders and in accordance with facility policy
  • Assist with patients’ prescription medication refill and administration
  • Document and maintain accurate and current patient records in ERM software system
  • Complete intake assessments and other required documentation upon admission
  • Oversee work and responsibilities of Addiction Technicians, resource for Addiction Techs in performance of job duties related to patient care
  • Monitor and observe patients upon admission, managing any medical challenges within licensure scope, contacting physician when appropriate for best patient care.
  • Dispose of biohazard waste according to OSHA standards
  • Practice OSHA safety standards and universal precautions
  • Monitor/observe Urinalysis or Breathalyzer tests as needed and document appropriately
  • Monitor and document client vital signs, physical condition, and behaviors as part of the program structure
  • Attend and participate in staff meetings, trainings and supervision
  • Abide by all legal and ethical standards

Shadow Mountain Recovery

Why Work Here?

Rockstar COO, Growing organization!

Shadow Mountain Recovery (SMR) is dedicated to delivering solutions that improve the quality of life for our clients and their families. We are a behavioral healthcare and medical services company. We offer medical detox services for prescription pill dependency, detox services for addiction and alcoholism, short term residential assessment, coed and gender specific residential treatment programs for adults in mountain and ranch style locations. Our programs are individualized, medically and therapeutically appropriate, licensed, and nationally accredited. We provide safe, effective solutions for those struggling with, and questions about, prescription pill dependence and substance abuse; with and without co-occurring mental health needs. Our offerings include medical detox services for prescription pill dependency, detox services for addiction and alcoholism, short term residential assessment, coed and gender specific residential treatment programs for adults in mountain and ranch style locations.

Address

5400 Gibson Blvd. SE Albuquerque, NM 87108
Albuquerque, NM
USA

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