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RN LPN Night Shift - Substance Abuse Outpatient - Washington

Company: The Execu-Search Group
Location: Spokane
Posted on: May 28, 2023

Job Description:

A health services network in Washington is actively seeking a licensed Registered Nurse (RN) to join their facility in Spokane as a Detox Nurse. In this role, the Detox Nurse (RN) will be responsible for the day-to-day nursing services provided to all patients admitted to the facility, including: assisting with intakes, suicide risk assessment, medication management, etc.
About the Opportunity:

  • Setting: Substance Abuse Outpatient Facility
  • Shifts: Nights
  • Hours: Three 12-hour shifts Responsibilities:
    The Detox Nurse (RN) will:
    • Complete nursing intake and assessment; monitor patient's vital signs as ordered or per protocol
    • Maintain medication cart in order and locked at all times; dispense medications as ordered
    • Observe and note reactions to psychotropic drugs and other medications
    • Document all patient interactions and interventions in the medical record
    • Complete incident report for any unusual or adverse event including medication errors and medication reactions
    • Monitor food and nutrition orders and ensure patient are served appropriate diet
    • Complete suicide risk assessment on all new admission and as needed during treatment
    • Complete a physical assessment of all patients upon admission or as needed to assess skin integrity, markings, or signs and symptoms of disease or issues
    • Screen for psychoactive substance toxicity, intoxication, & withdrawal symptoms; danger to self or others; and, co-occurring mental health issues
    • Analyze and interpret data to determine treatment recommendations and priorities
    • Perform other duties, as needed Qualifications:
      • 2+ years of Nursing experience in a Behavioral Health, Hospital, and/or Substance Abuse setting
      • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing
      • WA Registered Nurse (RN) license Desired Skills:
        • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing

Keywords: The Execu-Search Group, Spokane , RN LPN Night Shift - Substance Abuse Outpatient - Washington, Healthcare , Spokane, Washington

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