Bay Cove Human Services, Inc. a leading Massachusetts human services organization, seeks a Nurse for New Hope TSS, a program of Bay Cove Human Services is a sixty-bed short-term residential Transitional Support Services (TSS) program for substance abusing men and women.
Medicate PRN, according to standing orders.
Telephone and initial screen of all patients for admission, obtaining an as medically accurate history as possible.
Keep accurate nursing notes describing patients' physical conditions and activities.
Record all medications.
Narcotic count at beginning and end of shift.
Thoroughly and accurately report patients' status for the oncoming shift.
Report unusual events to Director of Nurses, Director or Assistant Director.
Observe for signs and symptoms of medication toxicity/psychiatric in the dually diagnosed.
Conduct condition checks every hour and more frequently as required in the disorganized and suicidal client.
Participate in ongoing discharge planning with counseling staff and administrators.
What you will need to bring: Licensure- Massachusetts registration or license in nursing.
Experience – Experience involving acute admissions on either a medical, surgical or emergency service preferred.
Prior substance abuse experience preferred.
Will train Grads.
Keywords: Nurse, Nursing, Healthcare, Human Services, Substance Abuse, Detox, ATS, Clinical, Medical, Nonprofit, Human Services, Recovery
Driving License Required? Yes
Nurse II - Per Diem - New Hope TSS
Weymouth, MA, USA
Salary:RN: $31/hr LPN: $25/hr
Bay Cove Human Services, Inc. a leading Massachusetts human services organization, seeks a Nurse for New Hope TSS, a program of Bay Cove Human…