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The Crossroads Center
Attn: Human Resources Department
311 Martin Luther King Drive East
Cincinnati, OH 45219
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RN - Medication Assisted Program
Responsible for providing direct Methadone and psychotherapy and medical somatic services in the Medication Assisted Treatment Program. In doing so, the RN will comply with all of the terms and provisions of the law and ethical standards relating to the services rendered and all the rules and regulations of the Crossroads Center.
Education and Experience:
Minimum Associates Degree in Nursing from an accredited institution. Licensed to practice nursing in State of Ohio. Chemical dependency Certification or equivalent experience. Knowledge of nursing and the ability to apply the necessary skills and techniques of patient care and education. Demonstrates knowledge of interventions for acute chemical withdrawal and post acute withdrawal syndromes, knowledge of signs and symptoms of drug and alcohol intoxication/withdrawal, as well as the ability to assess motivation for recovery. Demonstrates basic counseling skills and a comprehensive knowledge of chemical dependency and recovery State of DEA Approved; Ohio License as a Registered Nurse.
Duties and Responsibility Summary:
Staffs clinic as assigned for daily dosing of methadone clinic clients
Provides individual assessment of clients prior to dosing to determine appropriateness for receiving methadone
Assesses clients for dose changes and follows orders according to protocol
Ensures accurate transcription and implementation of physician orders
Documents and communicates with counseling, administrative and medical staff on any client incidents and/or concerns
As assigned, performs daily methadone tally, assuming accountability for an accurate methadone count
Coordinates care between the clinic and various hospital or health care providers, serving as a client advocate as necessary
Participates in interdisciplinary team meetings and provides relevant client information
Participates in weekly staff and nursing meetings
Develops and strives to achieve yearly individual professional goals
Maintains professional competence through participating in continuing education and other appropriate learning experiences
Attends all mandatory in-service training, regular departmental staff meetings and other meetings as required.
Part- Time hours include every other Saturday and fill-in occasionally for Mon-Fri.
The Crossroads Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.