Registered Nurse RN - Part time/Per diem

7 days left

Employer
Conifer Park, Inc.
Location
Glenville, NY, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Aug 25, 2017
Closes
Sep 28, 2017
Ref
e1547c621
Specialty
Per Diem
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

Part time12 hour shifts availableand per diem (as needed)

Conifer Park in Glenville, NY is currently seeking a Day RN for our inpatient facility.

Conifer Park is a private, inpatient chemical dependency treatment facility situated on 32 wooded acres in Glenville, NY. Easily accessible from all major cities in the Northeast, the facility offers comprehensive services for the treatment of alcoholism and substance abuse in a beautiful, tranquil setting conducive to recovery.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES including, but not limited to the following:

  • Initiates nursing process utilizing the nursing assessment tool on an ongoing basis by planning, coordinating, implementing, and evaluating nursing care based on clinical knowledge, patient's needs and a collection of data;

  • Develops and updates treatment plans to address nursing diagnosis and reviews with the multidisciplinary team to provide input for diagnosis, length of stay, and readiness for the next level of care;

  • Implements detoxification procedure and delivers appropriate patient care according to withdrawal scale and physicians orders;

  • Retrieves orders and administers correct medications per physicians orders and facilitates procedure and policy. Maintains updated knowledge of withdrawal medications and modalities used in addiction treatments;

  • Records and reports to appropriate care providers any information that may impact the patient's treatment and/or continuing care and completes medical discharge form;

  • Initiates consult(s) (psych, nutritional) when appropriate;

  • Assesses patient for readiness for transfer to next level of care

  • Triage to minor injuries and illnesses of patients in coordination with the medical staff and RN Charge Nurse;

  • Maintains confidentiality at all times;

  • Assumes responsibility for growth and accountability through in-service programs and staff meetings;

  • Assists in orientation for new employees and/or serves as preceptor;

  • Reports for duty as scheduled and is capable of taking charge after completing charge orientation;

  • All information maintained accurately and in compliance in electronic chart;

  • Participates in Performance Improvement Initiatives.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: AAS from an accredited institution; a current valid NYS RN License; 1 year of experience in medical surgery, addiction medicine or a related field; current CPR certification; and be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS: Knowledge and experience of alcoholism and chemical addiction and/or mental health experience preferred.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Background checks, pre-employment and drug screenings required

Company Description

Conifer Park is a private, inpatient chemical dependency treatment facility situated on 32 wooded acres in Glenville, NY. Easily accessible from all major cities in the Northeast, the facility offers comprehensive services for the treatment of alcoholism and substance abuse in a beautiful, tranquil setting conducive to recovery.

Conifer Park offers outpatient treatment at six clinics which operate under licenses granted by New York State OASAS. Outpatient centers offer a full array of services which include both gender-specific, teen programming, and Medication assisted treatment.

Each outpatient site offers psychiatric services to facilitate a well integrated recovery program for clients. These clinics provide a continuum of treatment for clients making the transition home from inpatient treatment or who are seeking support on an as-needed basis.

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