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21-277 Registered Nurse

Southwest Behavioral Care, Inc. - Behavioral Health | Monessen, PA | Part Time

Job Description

SOUTHWEST BEHAVIORAL CARE, INC.

JOB VACANCY NOTICE


POSITION:  Registered Nurse (Part-Time)-Charleroi and Monessen, Uniontown                      PAY GRADE:  14

                     Enhanced Outpatient and Mental Health Outpatient and Drug & Alcohol 

WAGE:   $21.44/hr. (With incentives!)


→Flexible Scheduling.                                                                 →May be eligible for Agency paid health benefits.

→Option to participate in Agency retirement plan.                           →Tuition discounts with participating colleges/universities.

→Opportunity for growth and advancement.                        →Other benefits available.


PASSION FOR HELPING OTHERS?  WE ACTUALLY CHANGE PEOPLE’S LIVES!  JOIN OUR TEAM!


*MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY AND DAYLIGHT HOURS*


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

•Provides professional nursing and/or psychotherapy treatment team services.

•Provides physician-directed Medication Checks to clients and educates consumers and families regarding psychiatric medication treatment services.

•Maintains close contact with program supervisor and medical doctor, reporting any reactions to medications, any changes in physical/emotional condition and reporting observations.

•Maintains appropriate documentation of clinical and statistical records; completes re- certifications and medical information forms, and maintains records of medications.

•Assumes a lead role in responding to emergency situations, when necessary.

•Serves as a member of the Emergency Services Team.

•Adheres to all policies, laws, regulations and codes of ethics and confidentiality as outlined by federal and state laws, and agency policies and procedures

QUALIFICATIONS:

•Bachelor in Science in Nursing or successful completion of a Registered Nurse program from an accredited School of Nursing with two years’ experience in a psychiatric health care setting.

•Must not be excluded from participation in Medicare, Medicaid or any other federal health care program.

•Must successfully obtain Criminal History from the PA State Police, Child Abuse from the PA Department of Human Services and FBI Fingerprint Clearances.

•Current and valid R.N. licensure to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

•ANA certification in Psychiatric or Community Health nursing or eligibility for same.

•Ability to transport oneself and/or clients in an insured vehicle, as program or client needs dictate.

•Ability to observe client's behavior and keep accurate and detailed charts and records.

•Demonstrated ability to handle clients with acute or chronic mental health condition.

•Ability to work independently following established policies and procedures, including emergency situations.

•Ability to communicate with effectiveness, and provide constructive feedback and direction to staff.

 

QUALIFIED INDIVIDUALS SHOULD VISIT OUR WEBSITE http://www.sphs.org/employment.html FOR CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES OR STOP INTO THE HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICE AT 300 CHAMBER PLAZA, CHARLEROI, PA.   POSTING#21-277.



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