Per Diem Dosing Nurse

Location
Boston, Massachusetts
Salary
$25-$27 hourly
Posted
Oct 11, 2017
Closes
Nov 11, 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Per Diem

Responsibilities:

  • Assessment of each client for appropriateness to receive methadone dose.
  • Accurate use of breathalyzer.
  • Accurate dose preparation.
  • Accurate preparation of take home doses.
  • Documentation of all medication dispensed.
  • Proper documentation of spilled, wasted medication.
  • Maintain safety (alarm, safe, dosing only with security staff present).
  • Maintain professional boundaries.
  • Able to set consistent limits with clients Accurate documentation of methadone inventory.
  • Follow policies and procedures as outlined in Nursing Manual.
  • Provide health education as needed.
  • Maintain Universal Precautions.
  • May cross-train to office nursing role, to be determined by Nurse Manager.
  • Please apply online at https://www.baycove.org/jobs

Qualifications:

  • Current RN or LPN license in Massachusetts.
  • One year substance abuse or psychiatric experience preferred.
  • Current CPR certification.
  • Driving License Required? No


Benefits:

  • Excellent benefits package including health and dental insurance, 403(b) retirement plan, tuition reimbursement/remission, paid vacation & holidays, sick time pay, and employee referral bonuses.