University of Rochester Strong Recovery CCBHC (Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic) - Registered Nurse-Level II in Rochester, New York

Schedule

FT position available, primarily days (Saturday Morning Availability Needed (4 hours))

Responsibilities

The RN works as part of a diverse multidisciplinary team within Strong Recovery Chemical Dependency/Methadone Maintenance. The RN responsibilities include opiate replacement dispensing (methadone, buprenorphine, naltrexone injections), primary care screening/direct patient care visits to assess healthcare needs, patient care assessment during dispensing hours (missed dose, opiate withdrawal using standardized tools), telephone triaging, processing medication refills, assessing medication side effects. The RN provides outreach phone calls to engage patients. The RN collaborates with community providers and systems to facilitate treatment planning. Provides patient/family teaching. Must possess strong communication skills. Experience in psychiatric/mental health nursing or addictions nursing preferred.

Qualifications

Requires a Diploma, Associate or Bachelor's degree from an accredited Nursing Program and an active New York State RN license in good standing. Applicants will have a minimum of 6-12 months of RN experience. This position assumes the charge nurse role, actively participates in unit/service activities, supports co-workers, and assesses unit needs.

Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to NursingRecruitment@urmc.rochester.edu. All other interested applicants should apply online or submit a resume to Nursing Recruitment, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 619-19, Rochester, NY 14642, or fax resume to 585.756.5882.

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Job Title: Strong Recovery CCBHC (Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic) - Registered Nurse-Level II

Location: Psychiatric Nursing

Job ID: 202691

Regular/Temporary: Regular