Registered Nurses (2)

  • Clinical
  • Full Time
  • Part Time
  • Bronx, NY

POSITION DESCRIPTION:

• Demonstrate understanding of OASAS 820 regulations.

• Able to provide nursing care to patients in the 3 elements of Residential Redesign known as Stabilization, Rehabilitation & Reintegration.

• Reviews patient medical records including consent for all patients being admitted for ambulatory detoxification with on-site monitoring.

• Utilize the clinical opioid withdrawal scale (COWS) or other opiate withdrawal scale to assess patient for signs & symptoms of opiate withdrawal.

• Assess and monitor patients undergoing medication assisted detoxification in accordance with policy and procedure.

• During stabilization: Recognize conditions that require Immediate intervention and responds appropriately adhering to department policy/procedure.

• Able to complete required documentation on all assigned patients adhering to department policy, procedure and regulatory agency requirements.

• Assume “Charge Nurse” responsibilities in the absence of the Nurse Manager.

JOB COMPETENCY:

▪ Current NYS RN License

▪ RN A.A.S. degree (BSN preferred)

▪ Minimal 3 years’ experience working inpatient or outpatient detox/rehab, residential treatment

▪ Current Infection Control Certificate

▪ Current BCLS completion card

▪ Excellent written and oral communication skills

To apply for this job email your details to nduncan@vipservices.org