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 CODAC Health, Recovery & Wellness Inc.
CODAC Health, Recovery & Wellness Inc.
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Nurse - Registered (Court Ordered Treatment)

Job Description

 

Summary: Provides appropriate medical and medical support services, including information, referral and follow-up to members enrolled in services.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • As part of an interdisciplinary team, participates in evaluation and assessment of members.
  • Collaborates with prescribing clinicians and clinical staff to promote member recovery.
  • Completes appropriate medical procedures and makes necessary referrals.
  • Coordinates medical care with primary physician and other health care providers.
  • Observes members' behavior patterns and medical symptoms related to treatment.Reports assessment to prescribing clinician or clinical staff for follow-up. 6. Provides medication delivery as ordered by prescribing clinician or other health care provider.
  • Completes necessary charting and record keeping in accordance with agency and funding source requirements.
  • Makes home visits when appropriate to provide medical support services and assessment.
  • Coordinates and or provides education specific to identified medical needs.
  • Provides nutritional advising and support.
  • Attends and participates in appropriate meetings, psychiatric appointments and clinical staffings.
  • Administers injections to members when prescribed.
  • Serves on agency committees as appropriate.
  • Performs other related duties as directed.

Skills/Requirements

 

Minimum Qualifications at hire:

  • Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse in the State of Arizona AND
  • two years professional nursing experience.
  • State of Arizona Registered Nursing License must be renewed prior to expiration date and always kept current.
  • Experience working with persons with mental illness and addiction disorders in a community-based setting is preferred.
  • Valid Arizona Drivers License required.

Required Skills

  • Knowledge of mental health and addiction disorders.
  • Knowledge of medically related social problems of persons with mental illness and/or addiction disorders.
  • Nursing skills with emphasis on pharmacology and medical treatment of persons with mental illness and/or addiction disorders.
  • Knowledge of community resources.
  • Knowledge of proper nutrition relative to special needs of population served.
  • Ability to interact effectively with other service providers.
  • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing.
  • Familiarity with various ethnic and cultural groups.
  • Intermediate to advanced computer skills using MS Office products, Word, Excel, Access, etc., importing/exporting date to/from applications.

"Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled"

 
Job Status: Full Time
Date Posted: 3/7/2019
Pay Rate: from $60,000/year


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Salary based on specific experience relevant to this position.

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