Nurse Manager

Location
Stoughton, Massachusetts
Salary
TBD
Posted
Feb 07, 2018
Closes
Mar 07, 2018
Ref
7857
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
  • Responsible for hiring and direct supervision of all staff nurses, including facilitation of training, monthly nursing meetings and annual performance evaluations.
  • Oversee monthly nursing schedules.
  • Maintain a collaborative relationship with the Medical Director, Psychiatric Consultant, and other relevant health professionals.
  • Order and maintain supplies of all controlled substances and other medical supplies.
  • Responsible for census management.
  • Responsible to perform duties of the charge nurse, admissions nurse, or staff nurse on any shift as needed.
  • Facilitate clinical rounds.
  • Responsible for on-call responsibilities as shared by all unit management.
  • Oversee the nurses’ responsibilities in utilization review and work collaboratively with billing specialists and insurance reviewers in utilization review procedures.
  • Understand and follow DEA and all state and federal regulations regarding the use of controlled substances in the program.
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of a budget for pharmaceutical and medical supplies for the unit.
  • Act as an administrative resource for other unit supervisors in the absence of the Program Director.

Qualifications:

  • Massachusetts registration and license in nursing.
  • Five years acute care experience.
  • Two years supervisory experience.
  • Prior substance abuse experience required.
  • Prior experience with homeless population preferred.
  • Prior dual diagnosis experience required.
  • Driving License Required