Reports to: Nursing Supervisor
Location: Women's Adult Inpatient Substance Abuse (Full Time; 11a-7p & every 4th weekend 9-5)
Synergy Center Cherokee Adult Male Inpatient Substance Abuse (Full Time & Part Time)
Establish working relationships with patients and families, Complete admissions to program per program guidelines, monitor and direct patient milieu as part of the program clinical team. Participate in patient staffing/treatment planning. Ensure that patients medical needs are met, communicate with physician and implement orders, interpret diagnostic procedures and lab values. Monitor and document patient compliance with medications and Doctors orders. Oversee administration of patient medication. Monitor and report infection control issues regularly.
Experience in the addiction/ mental health field (preferred)
Good written and verbal communications skills.
Good interpersonal skills.
Bi-lingual skills (preferred).