Per Diem Dispensing Nurse

Dispensing Nurse/ License Practical Nurse Somersworth, NH


Description

We're Hiring & We Want You!

Imagine a place where you can make a difference every day, LOVE WHAT YOU DO, and make a great living doing it. You just found it!!!



JOB SUMMARY

Health Care Resource Centers, a progressive substance abuse treatment organization committed to the highest quality of patient care, is seeking a (Per Diem Dispensing Nurse- 24 hrs/week including a weekend rotation. ) Per Diem LPN at our Somersworth, NH location. The hours are 4:45am-1:30pm, with dosing hours being 5:30am-12:30pm.

Responsibilities:       

Supervision/staff development, training and education:

Assist Nursing Supervisor to orient new nursing staff

Patient care:

Administer daily medication to patients in accordance with program policy and medical protocols.

Provide daily assessment of patients.

Assist in managing the day to day patient needs/issues that may arise.

Respond as needed to patient acute care needs.

Respond to medical issues or staff questions related to patient care.

Administrative:

Assist Nursing Supervisor to compile and submit a monthly list of annual physicals.

Schedule patient physicals and reviews.

Foster a cooperative working environment by working closely with supervisory counseling staff.

Assist in quality assurance chart reviews, assessing clinical and medical documentation to ensure compliance with regulation and program standards.

Assist in implementation of Quality Improvement Program, initiatives and goals.

Other related duties as determined by supervisor.

REQUIREMENTS:

• Current State Nursing Licensure and current CPR Certification required.  • Current State Nursing Licensure and current CPR Certification required.  • Experience in chemical dependency preferred, self-motivated and directed, must have a positive attitude toward chemically dependent persons.
 • EMR and computer experience.