Registered Nurse

Employer
Pathway Homes
Location
Alexandria, VA
Posted
Apr 20, 2017
Closes
Apr 21, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
We are seeking Full-time and Part-Time Registered Nurses in Alexandria, VA and Woodbridge, VA to join our team! You will be responsible for the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of assigned patients. These individuals are living in single or shared supportive housing environments in community-based settings. Check out our Agency at www.pathwayhomes.org. Responsibilities: Provide in-home case management, mental health skill building, and other supportive services to adults with serious mental illness and co-occurring substance abuse disorders Diagnose and establish patient treatment plans (assessments, screenings, preventive health education, and medical case management) Monitor and report changes in patient symptoms or behavior with the consumer and family members Educate consumers about mental health and substance abuse prevention Facilitate the coordination and oversight of services provided by other health professionals and resources Maintain accurate consumer medical records Provide advice and emotional support to consumers Qualifications: Previous experience in nursing or other medical fields Familiarity with medical software and equipment Ability to build rapport with consumers Strong problem solving and critical thinking skills Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment Company Description: Pathway Homes, Inc., is a 501(c) charitable organization providing non-time-limited housing and supportive services to adults with serious mental illness and co-occurring disabilities in Northern Virginia. Founded in 1980, Pathways currently serves more than 400 adults in community-based homes in Northern Virginia. Pathway Homes is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF), the premier accrediting organization for mental health services in the United States. The following programs have been accredited by CARF: Arlington and Fairfax Supported Living Programs In-Home Supports Program Semi-Independent Program Stevenson Place and Russell Road Assisted Living Facilities