PD - Registered Nurse (Supportive Housing)
Identifies medical training needs of staff and consumers and also provides education and consultation on medication and health maintenance issues. Must be able to assist consumers with medical appointments and ensure all relevant information from providers is relayed to staff. Ensures consumers' documentation is kept current and accurate according to program procedure, participates in the development of the Comprehensive Service Plan, and actively identifies side effects or problems with medication and alerts the staff psychiatrist. Must be able to effectively work with team members and participate in relevant staff meetings.
Requirements: Must have an AA degree or higher and be a Licensed Registered Nurse in the State of New Jersey. Experience with the psychiatric population preferred. Valid New Jersey driver’s license that is current and in good standing is required. Must be able to commute to consumer residencies.
Shift: Per Diem, 12 to 15 hours per week.
Location: Hackensack, NJ.
E-mail your cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org and in the subject line, refer to job code CSS-RN, or fax to 201-935-3991.