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RN Registered Nurse - FT Days - Upper Marlboro, MD

Company: Advanced Recovery Systems, LLC
Location: Upper Marlboro
Posted on: June 25, 2022

Job Description:

We are looking for a Registered Nurse to join our TEAM! New graduates are welcome to apply!Advanced Recovery Systems (ARS) is an integrated behavioral healthcare management company dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues. With facilities in various regions of the U.S., we have been furthering this mission since our inception, applying our advanced approach to patient care. About ARS: www.advancedrecoverysystems.comThe IAFF Center of Excellence is dedicated to assisting firefighters and emergency medical technicians, a population that experiences PTSD and substance use disorders at twice the rate of the general population, struggling with behavioral health challenges. The 64-bed facility is located in Upper Marlboro, Maryland, a forested, serene town just 30 minutes east of Washington, D.C., near the Chesapeake Bay. About IAFF: www.advancedrecoverysystems.com/centers/iaff-recovery-center/ResponsibilitiesThe Registered Nurse performs a wide variety of job duties during a shift, caring for and educating patients about their medical and psychiatric conditions. Establishing trust and building rapport with patients and their families are key elements of this position. Works effectively with the facility leadership team to ensure success of the facility by completing the following:CORE JOB DUTIES:

  • Ability to complete appropriate documents within the required timeframe after admission to the program. Maintains medical records.
  • Ability to administer medications as indicated and monitor detoxification process.
  • Ability to transcribe Physician orders and implement all Medical Protocols as ordered.
  • Ability to confer with and assist medical personnel, both internal and external resources.
  • Ability to provide documentation which reflects services for each patient in accordance with licensure standards.
  • Ability to assess the medical and psychiatric needs of the patient determine the urgency of their needs and expedite treatment is required.
  • Ability to effectively communicate concerns about patient health to appropriate personnel and follows up as necessary.
  • Ability to educate patients about medications, health issues and medical conditions.
  • Demonstrates ability to take verbal orders from the medical provider, documents them in the patient record and carries them out accurately and professionally.
  • Demonstrates ability to provide routine nursing care under the supervision of the Director of NursingOTHER REQUIRED TASKS:
    • Demonstrates ability to collaborate with the treatment team in incorporating medical issues into treatment planning.
    • Demonstrates ability to participate in regular department meetings and staff meetings.
    • Demonstrates ability to interact with clients with compassion and respect.
    • Demonstrates ability to display good work habits: get things done in a timely, efficient manner with no excessive absences; is on time for scheduled shifts and prepared to begin work.
    • Demonstrates ability to communicate effectively with other staff members and demonstrate the ability to work as a team member.
    • Demonstrates ability to demonstrate flexibility and adaptability, responding positively to changing situations in the work setting.
    • Demonstrates objectivity and maturity under stress.
    • Demonstrates ability to accept and utilize supervision.
    • Demonstrates ability to address problems noted by supervisor.
    • Demonstrates willingness accept responsibility.
    • Demonstrates ability to complete all tasks with concern for work quality, timeliness, and efficiency.
    • Demonstrates ability to encourage efficient utilization of supplies and equipment.
    • Demonstrates the ability to provide for the preservation of personal dignity of clients.
    • Demonstrates the ability to report incident occurrences in accordance with policies and procedures.
    • Demonstrates the ability to maintain safe physical environment.
    • Demonstrates the ability to comply with all regulatory and accreditation guidelines and standards.
    • Ability to maintain the confidential nature of all patients and facility activities.
    • Ability to maintain required Training & Continuing Education.
    • Ability to maintain Standards of Ethical Conduct.
    • Reports any concerns to immediate supervisor.
    • Demonstrates ability to perform additional duties, as deemed necessary by supervisor.
    • Electronic Medical Record experience a plus.Other Titles: Detox Nurse, Addiction Nurse, Substance Abuse Nurse, Psych NurseCOVID-19 Vaccination RequirementARS requires all employees who work in any facility or office to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 (including any booster shots if required), where allowable under the law, unless they are approved for a reasonable accommodation based on disability, medical condition, pregnancy, or religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated.Minimum Qualifications
      • Minimum Associate's Degree in Nursing.
      • Licensed to practice in the State of Practice.
      • BLS CertificationPreferred Qualifications
        • Bachelor's Degree preferred.
        • Minimum two years' experience as a Registered Nurse preferred.
        • Behavioral health experience preferred.We offer great benefits including 401(k), paid time off plan, medical, dental, vision, and much more.The Company complies with state and federal nondiscrimination laws and policies that prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, or sex. It is unlawful to retaliate against individuals or groups based on the basis of their participation in a complaint of discrimination or on the basis of their opposition to discriminatory practices/EEO. We are proud to be a drug-free workplace.About ARS: www.advancedrecoverysystems.comARS on YouTube: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jYQrk1CXuZIAbout IAFF: www.advancedrecoverysystems.com/centers/iaff-recovery-center/View the Job Posting: https://careers2-advancedrecoverysystems.icims.com/jobs/5058/%28rn%29-registered-nurse-ft-days/job

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