Due to rapid expansion in our service areas, we are offering immediate SIGN-ON BONUSES for nurses, licensed therapists/certified counselors, qualified mental health professionals, community support specialists, dental hygienists and direct care technicians. If you are interested in joining a progressive company whose mission focuses on the wellbeing of our customers and team members, apply today!

Nurse RN Residential in Rolla, MO at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 1/14/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation:  $31.00 hourly

Due to rapid expansion in all of our clinics, we are offering a $3,000 sign on bonus. We are eager to be able to continue to serve clients in our service areas and need you to make this happen! *Sign on bonus is based on hours worked. 

POSITION PURPOSE

To provide medical consultation and medication management for the adult and youth residential programs.

*Hours are Monday-Friday from 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS – JOB SPECIFIC

• Completes nursing assessments as required by contracts
• Monitor health needs
• Monitor post-acute withdrawal symptoms
• Meet with consumers about medical concerns
• Triage medication condition occurring during treatment
• Arrange medication appointment and confer with attending physician as necessary or acquire medical services through managed care organizations
• Manage medical emergencies
• Arrange or monitor special dietary needs for medical conditions
• Provide individual assistance to consumers in accessing needed mental health services including accompanying consumer to appointments to address medical or other health needs
• Review medication requirements with consumers
• Call physician/pharmacy to confirm medications prescribed
• Educate consumer on medications
• Clarify instructions on medication use
• Monitor self-administration of medication
• Coordinates training of staff for self-administration of medication, CLIA, Bio-hazard and other trainings as needed
• Completes blood draws for metabolics
• Coordinates lab orders
• Consult on use of over the counter medication and monitor their use
• Inject therapeutic medication, both subcutaneous and intramuscular
• Monitor lab levels including consultation with physicians
• Coordinate medication needs with pharmacies, consumers and families including the use of indigent
• drug programs
• Set up medication boxes
• Conduct psycho-education groups related to health issues
• Provide staff in-services regarding medical related issues

 

Job Requirements

EDUCATION

• Associates degree in nursing required
• Bachelor’s degree in nursing preferred

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION

• RN, licensed in Missouri required

 

Compass Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and an E-Verify participant.