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Auto req ID 241BRPosting Title RN, Behavioral Out-PatientLocation MorenoReq Type Non-ExemptEmployment Status Part-TimeReq notes In anticipation of expansion, AspenPointe is looking for Behavioral Outpatient Nurses interested or experienced in psychiatry to serve the Colorado Springs community. Thesepositions may be filled in various teams of the organization in various locations. Schedules, shifts and hours will be determined according to team. These can be discussed at the interview.This position will remain open until filled. Resumes will be reviewed on a regular basis. We will reach out to those applicants we are interested in pursuing further.Job Description JOB SUMMARY:The Behavioral Out-Patient RN is a member of an inter-disciplinary treatment team that provides home and community-based medical/mental health treatment within the scope of the Registered Nurses' Protocol, under the order of a psychiatrist. The Out-Patient RN provides consumers and families with education on psychotropic medications, related health conditions and monitors medication compliance; supports and provides quality client care through effective assessment, individual and supportive therapies; demonstrates the ability to analyze and document findings for medical and medication management; performs mental health and substance abuse assessments; collaborates with other team members to conduct comprehensive, consumer assessments and to develop treatment plans; assists in management of psychiatric crises; prepares written orders from the physician, then faxes or sends the orders to a pharmacy and responds to calls from consumers and pharmacies regarding medications; maintains medication inventory books and medication cabinet, to include organizing and storing consumer medications; delivers medications to consumers; gives injections of dept. medications under physician's orders and works collaboratively and efficiently with referral sources and other community providers to meet the needs of clients.MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS-EDUCATION AND CREDENTIALS:RN Licensure in good standing and with no restrictions in the state of Colorado.MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS-EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS:Must have sufficient language skills and be able to communicate both verbally and in writing to accurately and professionally implement and document the services provided to clients.Possess basic computer skills and type 25+ w.p.m. for the input and output of client information, using electronic record.Experience working therapeutically with specified population.Experience using various treatment modalities appropriate for specified population, utilizing strength-based therapeutic approaches.Experience working in a team environment.AspenPointe is an Equal Opportunity Employer regardless of gender, minority status, veteran status or disability.No. of Positions 0Hours per Week VariesWork Schedule VariesDays of the week VariesAddress 875 West Moreno AvenueCity Colorado Springs Associated topics: care, ccu, coronary, domiciliary, intensive care, mhb, registed, staff nurse, surgery, tcu
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