For over 30 years, New Season Treatment Centers have been a leading national health care service provider of outpatient treatment centers that specialize in providing safe, quality and best in class care for individuals living with Opioid Use Disorder ("OUD").
Operating in over 70 treatment centers in multiple states, our team members are engaged in medication-assisted treatment, counseling, support, and care management of individuals living with OUD. We treat the whole person and, in so doing, address the underlying causes of OUD in an effort to provide a continuum of care that not only addresses treatment needs but supports the patient on their journey to recovery.
Under direction and supervision of the Medical Director for medical matters and the Program Director for administrative matters, participates in the promotion and restoration of patients' health, collaborates with physicians and multidisciplinary team members; and provides support to patients.
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Provides direct supervision of the lead nurse and other nursing staff in the center.
Essential Registered Nurse Qualifications:
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Education/Licensure/Certification: Active licensure as a Registered Nurse in the state in which work is being performed.
Required Knowledge: Understanding of opiate addiction; medical terminology; knowledge of the principles and practices of professional nursing, of health promotion and disease prevention. Ability is required to perform assessments and nursing functions as acquired in the basic nursing preparation program.
Experience Required: 3+ years of progressive professional-level experience in the Nursing field. Previous nursing experience preferred.
Skill and Ability: Knowledge and skill in the application of professional nursing theory. Knowledge of medications, their proper dosage, effects, and contraindications. Working knowledge of opiate addiction, and infection control. Ability to organize assigned work; make verbal/written reports and documentation; prepare and maintain reports of shift activities and individual progress; maintain nursing records and charts; gain the confidence of the individuals and to work effectively with them, staff, and families; maintain effective working relationships with supervisors and staff. Ability to supervise and manage the day to day clinical pharmacy operations of the LPN staff. Compose and execute the nursing schedule for the clinic.
Physical Demands/Work Environment:
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Finger Dexterity: Use primarily when operating hands to medicate patients, utilize keyboard and telephone.
Talking: To convey detailed or important instructions to patients and employees.
Hearing: Ability to hear normal conversations and receive ordinary information.
Vision: Average, ordinary, visual acuity necessary to observe patients and work on a computer. Clear vision at 20 inches or less and distant vision at 20 feet or more.
Physical Strength: Standing most of the time. Exerts up to 10 pounds of force occasionally.
(The working conditions described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions).
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Reasoning Ability: Ability to resolve practical problems. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form. Ability to maintain confidentiality.
Mathematics Ability: Advanced mathematics ability needed to maneuver through daily medications (dose strengths) functions and tasks, and, inventory and fee collection balancing.
Language Ability: Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general healthcare journals, professional journals, and technical procedures. Ability to write reports and medical correspondence. Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from staff and outside agencies.
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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