Nurse Engagement Diversion Day Shift
The Providence Center - Behavioral Health Job ID: 0525
530 N Main St PVD ,RI
37.5 hours per week Monday – Fri 8:00am – 4:30pm
Weekend & Holiday Shift
Assess and evaluate client health care data collected through interviewing, observation, record review and team input. Analyze assessment data to formulate the basis of nursing care. Identify expected outcomes of care, individualized to the client, with the ultimate goal of improving client’s overall health status. Administer medications per prescriber’s orders and monitor lab results as indicated. Provide support to clients regarding daily living issues conducting home visits as necessary. Collaborate with the staff members in providing care to clients. Maintain cooperative relationships with clients, staff and the public. **May be asked to share on call with other nursing and program staff.
Associate’s degree in Nursing required; bachelor's degree preferred. Rhode Island Registered Nurse (RN) license required. Knowledge and experience with psychotropic medication, and ability to work well with professionals from other disciplines in a team approach. Experience with addictions populations preferred. Experience with managed care populations and UR a plus. Position may require driving. Must have valid driver's license, registration, current inspection and insured auto.