Registered Nurse

                            

Title:                     Registered Nurse (RN)

Program:             Medically Supervised Outpatient Withdrawal Services (MSOWS)

 

Overview:  

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.

 

*This is a Full Time position.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

The essential duties of the RN include but are not limited to the following activities:

·         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 and  monitoring 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

 

Qualifications:

·         License to practice in New York State as a Registered Nurse;

·         Knowledge of services for an OASAS medically supervised outpatient setting;

·         Phlebotomist Certificate preferred.

 To apply: e-mail resume with cover letter indicating position and salary requirements:  Careers@projectrenewal.org