Registered Nurse, (RN)

Location
Rockville, Maryland
Posted
May 11, 2017
Closes
Jun 15, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare, Nonprofit
Hours
Full Time

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide individual, family and group counseling on: medication education and management, and health promotion
  • Implement medical orders from MTS psychiatrist and complete physical assessments as needed
  • Administers medications per order of prescribing clinician, including IM’s injections.
  • Maintains the supply and security of medications on site, coordinates the distribution of medications for clients who receive medication deliveries from MTS/ACT team members; disposes of discontinued and expired meds.
  • Collaborate with the psychiatrist and primary care physicians to ensure that the health needs of the clients are attended to
  • Attend and transport clients to medical appointments as appropriate
  • Provide supportive counseling, and assertive case management, to include appropriate assessment, planning, coordination, linkage, delivery and advocacy of services for all assigned clients
  • Provide liaison services to outside agencies and families when needed.

Requirements:          

  • Licensed RN in the State of Maryland.
  • One to two years of experience providing mental health services and/or addictions treatment. 
  • Possession of a valid driver’s license and satisfactory driving record (as determined by HR) required.
  • Must have access to a personal vehicle and be willing to use it for work purposes.   May need to transport clients in personal vehicle.

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