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Southwestern Pennsylvania Human Services, Inc. 21-216 Registered Nurse in Washington, Pennsylvania

THE CARE CENTER, INC. JOB VACANCY NOTICE POSITION: Registered Nurse (Part-Time)- Washington, PA PAY GRADE: 14 Mental Health Outpatient and Drug & Alcohol WAGE: $21.23/hr. (Plus incentives) →Flexible Scheduling. May be eligible for Agency paid health benefits. →Option to participate in Agency retirement plan. →Tuition discounts with participating colleges/universities. →Opportunity for growth and advancement. →Other benefits available. ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: • Provides professional nursing and/or psychotherapy treatment team services. • Provides physician-directed Medication Checks to clients and educates consumers and families regarding psychiatric medication treatment services. • Maintains close contact with program supervisor and medical doctor, reporting any reactions to medications, any changes in physical/emotional condition and reporting observations. • Maintains appropriate documentation of clinical and statistical records; completes re- certifications and medical information forms, and maintains records of medications. • Assumes a lead role in responding to emergency situations, when necessary. • Serves as a member of the Emergency Services Team. • Adheres to all policies, laws, regulations and codes of ethics and confidentiality as outlined by federal and state laws, and agency policies and procedures QUALIFICATIONS: • Bachelor in Science in Nursing or successful completion of a Registered Nurse program from an accredited School of Nursing with two years’ experience in a psychiatric health care setting. • Must not be excluded from participation in Medicare, Medicaid or any other federal health care program. • Must successfully obtain Criminal History from the PA State Police, Child Abuse from the PA Department of Human Services and FBI Fingerprint Clearances. • Current and valid R.N. licensure to practice in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. • ANA certification in Psychiatric or Community Health nursing or eligibility for same. • Ability to transport oneself and/or clients in an insured vehicle, as program or client needs dictate. • Ability to observe client's behavior and keep accurate and detailed charts and records. • Demonstrated ability to handle clients with acute or chronic mental health condition. • Ability to work independently following established policies and procedures, including emergency situations. • Ability to communicate with effectiveness, and provide constructive feedback and direction to staff. QUALIFIED INDIVIDUALS SHOULD VISIT OUR WEBSITE http://www.sphs.org/employment.html FOR CURRENT EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES OR STOP INTO THE HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICE AT 300 CHAMBER PLAZA, CHARLEROI, PA. POSTING#21-216. EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

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