Posted in Other 16 days ago.
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
$3,000 Bonus -$1,500 after 3 months - $1,500 after 6 months
You are responsible for providing direct services for clients at the CCS unit in a manner that promotes clients' safety, overall health, their effective resolution of crises, and their reintegration into community based services.
Essential Functions of Position:
•Maintains effective communications with the pharmacy and ensures that medication systems meet all required standards for storage, documentation, administration, and disposal.
•Provides direct services to clients at the CSS including medication administration, health assessments, and treatment and completes documentation as required.
•Participation in daily rounds with multidisciplinary team
•Coordinates admissions and discharges to and from the unit.
•Ensures that safety protocols are routinely reviewed and followed consistently by shift staff (such as emergency systems; identification and remedy of facility safety hazards; security systems; lock up of sharps and any potential toxins; hazardous waste management; checks protocols, checking vitals protocols, etc).
•Performs all other duties and projects as assigned by his/her supervisor
•Massachusetts Licensed Registered Nurse with a minimum of three years nursing experience in the delivery of behavioral health services to adults and/or children and adolescents
•Current certification in CPR
•Ability to work collaboratively as a member of multi-disciplinary and cross-functional teams.
•Demonstrated ability to work in a pressured situation and maintain clarity, focus, judgment, and compassion
•Ability to identify problems and initiate solutions to problems
•Ability to work with people in crisis in a hopeful and compassionate manner and model this for others
•Ability to work independently