Registered Nurse - PT - Kirkwood
Company: Northeast Treatment Centers Inc.
Posted on: November 22, 2021
Northeast Treatment Center, (NET) founded in 1970, is one of the
largest behavioral health and social service agencies in the
Philadelphia Region. Services are offered at 15 sites throughout
Greater Philadelphia, the Lehigh Valley and the state of
NET's Kirkwood Recovery Center, located in Wilmington, DE, is a
16-bed withdrawal management and 12 observation bed unit offering
short-term residential stabilization services for individuals with
substance abuse disorders. NET has an ongoing need for part time
Registered Nurses to preform nursing functions to support and
enhance the medical role in the treatment of consumers for
detoxification. We are a 24/7 facility with 3 shifts...7-3, 3-11,
Licensed in the State of Delaware
Associate's degree and five years' experience in a clinical
Knowledge of medical and clinical requirements related to substance
use and behavioral healthcare.
Computer competence and proficiency required.
Provide nursing assessment of clients' requiring detoxification,
document findings and consult with the Nurse Practitioner and/or
Assure that all medications and medical treatments are provided as
ordered by the Nurse Practitioner and/or Medical Director Nurse
Practitioner and/or Medical Director
Verifies client prescriptions as ordered by clients' physician, in
order to provide for continuity of care when scheduling clients to
see the Nurse Practitioner and/or Medical Director.
Responsible for coordination and administration of medications.
Serves as a member of the treatment team, providing medical
information to the aftercare planning process.
Record and conduct all prescribed medical interventions.
Provide first aid and emergency services, as required.
Refer consumer to appropriate emergency facilities when emergency
care exceeds the capabilities of the detoxification center.
Coordinate medical services with community resources, as indicated
by the treatment and aftercare plans.
Obtain and maintain CPR and First Aid certification. Knowledge of
medical complications of addiction and their treatment. Knowledge
of general medical/surgical procedures. Must demonstrate genuine
empathy and concern for individuals as indicated in NET's vison,
mission, and values statements. Adhere to applicable city, county,
state, federal laws, regulations, NET policies, and DSAMH licensure
and CARF standards.
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