Registered Nurse (RN) -Per Diem

Employer
Pinnacle Treatment
Location
Toms River, NJ, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
Sep 15, 2017
Closes
Oct 12, 2017
Ref
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Specialty
Per Diem
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

We are currently seeking experiencedRegistered Nursesto join our team at our Ocean Medical Services location in Toms River, NJ.

About the Position:

Monitor and coordinate all nursing and medical care of clients in the absence of the nursing manager. Represent nursing staff at committee meetings as required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

1. Screen and assess each client for coexisting medical problems to assess risk factors affecting appropriate placement for treatment.

2. Coordinate continuum of care if deemed necessary to include off-site medical consultations for all clients.

3. Document and summarize individual nursing care for each client and communicate changes, progress, and/or immediate medical care to the medical director for weekly follow-up consultation.

4. Facilitate and educate clients and family in a group process to include chemical dependency issues and mental health issues.

REQUIREMENTS:

  1. Current license in the state of New Jersey.

  2. Current CPR/First Aid Certification.

  3. Prior experience with chemical addiction and/or mental disorders including psychopharmocotherapy.

  4. Prior knowledge and/or experience with regulations and standards including infection control, quality assurance, and patient care compliance for state licensure.

We offer a competitive salary along with a full benefits package, paid time off, and the opportunity for professional development and advancement.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality or sex.

Company Description

Pinnacle Treatment Centers is a leading comprehensive provider of substance abuse treatment services to individuals that are addicted to drugs and/or alcohol. Founded in 2006, the Company has grown into an organization that operates over 30 substance abuse treatment facilities both inpatient and residential, in eight states (Kentucky, Michigan, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Virginia, Michigan, Minnesota and Ohio). Pinnacle works under the names Pinnacle Treatment Centers, Recovery Works and Endeavor House and are known well in the communities in which it operates.
Pinnacle operates on a multistate basis and work seamlessly with personal lifestyles and schedules. Pinnacles goal is to provide service convenient to all people to make the journey more manageable. The majority of our locations accept insurance and many accept Medicaid.
Pinnacle treats over 10,000 people daily and provides a full continuum of care, including detoxification, residential, outpatient,medication assisted treatment and transitional living programs. Treatment includes treating the individuals physical, spiritual, emotional, and psychological selves. Pinnacle is CARF accredited and all locations include physicians, nurses, clinicians, administrative, and support staff.

Linden Capital Partners (Linden), a Chicago-based healthcare private equity firm, acquired Pinnacle Treatment Centers in August of 2016. Pinnacles growth plans for 2017 and beyond. We anticipate 3-4x growth over the next 5 years.
We have a systematic growth plan and we are looking for talented individuals to join our leadership team. With our growth plans we will offer the right individuals the opportunity to grow with us. We are building a team of talented professionals and with our size today and in the near future will have the ability to provide mobility opportunities to those that join us.

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