Registered Nurse- Inpatient - Overnight

Employer
AllHealth Network
Location
Denver, CO
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 18, 2019
Closes
Aug 24, 2019
Ref
2eadb874
Specialty
Miscellaneous
Contract Type
Permanent
Located in Littleton, CO

Saturday/Sunday 7PM - 7:30AM

Goals and Objectives:
  • Meet productivity standards for the job role.
  • Provide Internal and external care coordination services to effectively manage the physical and behavioral health care needs of clients and insure seamless integration of complex services.
  • Provide therapeutic interventions and documentation to meet regulatory standards and/or contractual requirements.
  • Actively participate and contribute within a team-based model of care to ensure integration of services and promote improved client outcomes.
  • Improve client satisfaction and health outcomes through direct client services, triage management and collaborative care delivery.
  • Promote positive culture of collaboration within AllHealth Network.


Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Work positively and cohesively as a member of the Medication Services team to effectively and efficiently meet the needs of clients.
  • Communicate effectively and work positively as a liaison to other internal and external providers to optimize care coordination and integration of care.
  • Communicate effectively to establish supportive therapeutic relationships with clients in order to evaluate, screen, educate and provide therapeutic interventions and care coordination to best meet client treatment goals.
  • Screen clients for health issues related to the use of psychotropic medications as well as other medical concerns, provide education regarding managing chronic illnesses, and make referrals to ongoing care as indicated.
  • Skillfully observe, assess and accurately document client's mental status and progress; provide appropriate interventions and communication to other involved team members.
  • In consultation with medical providers, monitor all client lab work. Consult with medical provider regarding any changes or concerns and document lab results accurately.
  • Triage and respond in a timely, efficient manner to client questions, concerns and needs as well as questions and requests from external providers regarding client care and medication treatment to best support clients in using their medications safely and effectively and in attaining their identified goals.
  • Attend staff meetings and participate as an active member of the Medication Services team.
  • Complete all required paperwork accurately, legibly and within established timelines.
  • Follow all AllHealth Network policies and procedures.
  • Complete all required trainings as listed in Relias Learning (both online training and face-to-face training) within required timelines.

Key Technical Skills and Knowledge:

Education:
  • Registered Nurse with current Colorado license.
  • BSN preferred.


Experience:
  • Minimum of 2 years of related clinical nursing practice experience with diverse populations in a physical and/or behavioral health setting.


Skills/Knowledge:
  • Demonstrated ability in nursing assessment including evaluation and interpretation of medical and behavioral health information.
  • Knowledge and familiarity of nursing care management concepts, and psychotropic medications.
  • Possess advanced written and oral communication, decision making and problem solving skills, efficient time management with multi-tasking ability.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, the ability to work independently and as part of a team; collaborating with other internal and external teams.
  • Ability to operate PC-based software programs including proficiency in Word, Excel and other computer based systems

Company Description

Founded in 1955, AllHealth Network provides professional, culturally inclusive mental health and substance abuse services, including outpatient services such as individual, family, marital and group counseling and psychiatry plus a full range of specialized programs including an acute treatment unit, program for those with severe and persistent mental illness, and more.

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