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Psychiatric Nurse

Psychiatric Nurse

Minimum Qualifications Possess a diploma from an approved nursing program, OR an associate’s degree in nursing; bachelor’s degree in nursing preferred; two years of experience working as a Registered Nurse; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Experience in working with individuals who have mental health and or substance use is preferred. Experience with Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) preferred. Possess licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse by the Virginia Board of Nursing. Pre-employment drug testing, FBI criminal background check and education/degree verification required. Duties The Office Based Opioid Treatment (OBOT) Services team is seeking a qualified professional to provide professional nursing care and case management to individuals with substance use and other co-occurring mental health needs. Individuals served are participating in Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) in the form of Naltrexone, Vivitrol, and Buprenorphine. This position will participate in triage of individuals to the OBOT program, perform health assessments, screenings and/or ancillary testing. Participates in the process of in office inductions including taking necessary vitals, screening for substance use, and assessing for symptoms of withdrawal. Provides patient education and support, assesses the health status of patients, and identifies health concerns and hazards. Documents in an electronic health record accurately and timely. Collaborates with patients, families, physicians, and other treatment providers. Participates in weekly multidisciplinary consultations with providers. Schedules appointments; prepares and maintains a variety of records and reports related to nursing activities including running Prescription Monitoring Program reports. Perform other work as required. An Equal Opportunity Employer Committed to Hiring a Diverse and Bilingual Workforce. Shift 24 hours/week; shift varies
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6801 Lucy Corr Blvd Chesterfield Show Phone Number ***** http://www.chesterfield.gov