Project Renewal is a non-profit organization with the mission of ending the cycle homelessness by empowering men and women struggling with addiction and/or mental illness to rebuild their lives with renewed health, homes, and jobs.
JOB DESCRIPTION: REGISTERED NURSE, MSOWS
The Medically Supervised Outpatient Withdrawal Services (MSOWS) of Project Renewal is an OASAS Part 816-licensed 30-bed medically supervised detoxification facility. Clients spend between 7-21 days in the program where they receive medical supervision from an RN an LPN and a MD, a dedicated bed, as well as ongoing counseling and referral services.
License to practice in New York State as a Registered Nurse; knowledge of services for an OASAS medically supervised outpatient setting; strong interpersonal skills; computer literacy. This is a Full Time position.
Monitoring of proper medication procedures
Delivering patient care during admission, physical examination, TB testing, treatment and follow up
Responsible for ongoing assessment of patients while on unit
Observing for signs and symptoms of withdrawal andmonitoring vital signs
Maintaining proper medical/billing/patient-interaction documentation
Conducting weekly health group
Participating in case conferences, in-services, and consulting with non-medical clinical staff about referrals to follow-up care
Providing patient and community education
To apply: e-mail resume with cover letter indicating position and salary requirements to: firstname.lastname@example.org