Posted: Jun 29, 2020
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Registered Nurse - Medically Assisted Treatment

Full-time
Salary: Hourly
Application Deadline: N/A
Health Services

Job Details

Description

Essential Duties and Major responsibilities:

  • Organization & coordination of Suboxone and Vivitrol schedules; conducting intakes, high risk nurse visits, and any additional visits applicable to care plan of patient
  • Be the patient contact and point person for accurate information for patients and providers regarding protocols for Suboxone and Vivitrol
  • Process referrals to behavorial health and/or communicate with other departments when needed to relay pertinent information
  • Provide support during screening, intake, induction, stabilization & maintenance phases of patient treatment.
  • Conduct random nurse visits / pill counts as directed by provider to insure compliance and minimize diversion of prescribed medication
  • Responsible for providing clear vision and oversight for all aspects of the program and any grants associated with the program
  • Required to attend mandatory program meetings and trainings
  • Develop and maintain relationship with DPH, including monthly submission of data management system file extractions
  • Develop individualized care plan in coordination with the patient and provider to reach timely and appropriate diagnosis
  • Tracking, follow-up and reporting of all diagnostic services, diagnostic test results, referrals for diagnostic tests, tracking of results, and closing the loop for all test
  • Communication with providers, patients and the patient’s families when appropriate
  • Plan, coordinate, monitor, evaluate and document progress toward meeting goals and objectives on the case management plan
  • Maintains the treatment database with health information for those patients enrolled in the program and pertinent to any associated grants
  • Demonstrates excellent customer service and effective communication skills by email or calling via telephone in regards to meetings, staff updates, and other correspondence as needed
  • Demonstrates team building skills
  • Demonstrates analytic and data management skills using a variety of PC based software, including MS Office (Word, Excel, and Power Point)
  • Demonstrates understanding and commitment to the mission of the health center
  • Demonstrates understanding and commitment to the established CHC Values and Standards
  • Works independently on special nonrecurring and ongoing projects as Perform related duties as required and assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associates Degree in Nursing with active license as a RN; BSN preferred
  • 2-3 years experience with MAT
  • AHA BLS Health Care Provider certification or equivalent
  • Communication skills as evidenced by preparation of oral and written materials including presentation, reports, memoranda and correspondence of both a technical and confidential
  • Analytical ability as evidenced by developing solutions and recommendations with guidance from superiors in grant and contract

Qualifications

Education

Required

Associates or better in Nursing.

Preferred

Bachelors or better in Nursing.

Licenses & Certifications

Required

Registered Nurse

BLS