Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Coordinates and provides medical/clinical services including engagement, assessment, differential diagnosis, recovery service planning, medication management, education, and risk assessment and discharge planning. Uses Recovery Coaching to maximize the opportunity to create recovery partnerships and a recovery environment. Participates as a team member by providing leadership to the team that ensures a No Force First recovery environment that supports the Recovery Pathways.
Essential Job Functions
Provides nursing and medical care in compliance with licensing regulations and accreditation standards.
Gets to know each guest’s needs and provides appropriate treatment and referral. Documents findings in the medical record.
Ensures completion of designated reviews of all new guests brought to the facility, making appropriate dispositions in accordance with agency policy.
Supervises/or provides health care for all existing guests including re-evaluation and ongoing treatment.
Prescribes and administers medication according to agency’s medication procedures.
Supervises special diet requirements as needed.
Initiates and/or ensures appropriate response to all medical emergencies in accordance with agency medical protocols and agency procedures.
Oversees safety intervention procedures as appropriate to program and consistent with the agency’s “no-force-first” policy.
Working knowledge and implementation of Involuntary Commitment Procedures adhering the agency’s “no-force-first” policy.
Communicates complaints and incidents to supervisory personnel in accordance with agency policies.
Internal Number: NURSE02002
About RI International
A career with RI International means more than realizing your potential. It means becoming part of the leadership; integrity and absolute commitment to creating opportunities and environments that empower people to recover. Recovery Innovations is part of an internationally recognized pioneer in innovative recovery-based programs and we're looking for exceptional people to take us even farther.