Nurse II-RN (Pos. #1083)
Colonial Behavioral Health is seeking a Registered Nurse (RN) to provide psychiatric nursing services to persons with mental illness, intellectual disabilities and substance use disorders in conjunction with psychiatrists and nurse practitioners employed by the agency.
Job Duties:Responsibilities include Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) client assessment, service planning, medication administration, client monitoring, client/family medication education, and consultation to staff and other healthcare providers.Work requires the interpretation, application and implementation of rules, procedures and regulations affecting medical services. Position will assist the medical unit in the assessment, planning and treatment of persons served. In addition, the RN will be responsible for managing a caseload of patients who receive psychiatric medication services as their primary mode of treatment. Responsible for maintaining the health information records of the caseload; according to agency policies and procedures and external regulations.
Work Schedule: Mon.- Fri.:8:00am – 5:00pm
Qualifications: Must have the ability to interact effectively with the client population; including good listening, therapeutic, communication skills, crisis intervention skills and problem solving.
VA RN Degree Required., Bachelors preferred. Minimum of one year psychiatric nursing. SUD experience a plus; the ability to use a personal computer, document in electronic Health Information software, and ability to use basic office equipment.
*Colonial Behavioral Health offers a generous benefit package to include health and dental insurance, participation in the Virginia Retirement System (VRS), deferred compensation, flexible spending accounts, eleven (11) paid holidays, vacation and sick leave.
Closing Date: Open Until filled
Please visit http://www.colonialbh.org/career-opportunities.aspx to apply for the position.