Project Renewal is a leading non-profit organization with the mission of ending the cycle of homelessness by empowering individuals and families to renew their lives with health, homes, and jobs. Our comprehensive and integrated 24/7 programs are designed to offer the holistic care our clients need. With a staff of 950+ and an annual budget of $82 million, Project Renewal is one of the larger social service nonprofits in New York City.
Title: Registered Nurse- MSOW
Program: Medically Supervised Outpatient Withdrawal Services
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.
Under the general direction of the Clinical Director, with the some latitude for independent action and decision making, the Senior Case Manager assists the Clinical Director in the supervision of the Social Services Team and ensures that all policies and protocols are being followed by the staff in the delivery of services to the clients; performs related work.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
The essential duties of the Registered Nurse MSOWS, who manages a caseload as well as supervises staff include but are not limited to the following activities:
Monitoring of proper medication procedures
Delivering patient care during admission, physical examination, TB testing, phlebotomy, 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
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 as well as a proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite.
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