Full Time Registered Nurse for Residential Facility
Company: BayMark Health Services
Posted on: June 18, 2022
Full Time Registered Nurse Portland, ME
Liberty Bay is looking for a night Registered Nurse to care for our
patients in our newly acquired residential facility in Portland,
ME. Liberty Bay Recovery Center is committed to helping people
achieve lasting sobriety through comprehensive care and
compassionate support. Founded by and staffed with individuals in
recovery themselves, we treat residents with the respect and
dignity they deserve. Our Portland Maine rehab center provides
individualized care and evidence-based clinical approaches in an
environment that promotes healing.
Role and Responsibilities
Complete the admission procedures, which may include the completion
of paperwork, orientation of the individual and monitor urinalysis
Thoroughly searches individuals belongings upon admission and
properly disposes of any forbidden items.
Administer and read the tuberculosis skin test.
Document in the individuals chart the results of the nursing
assessment, treatment plan, physicians orders, progress notes and
other individual-related data.
Provide direct care to the individuals we serve.
Monitors for signs and symptoms of intoxication and withdrawal.
Provide medically monitored evaluation and withdrawal management to
individuals served in the Detoxification Unit under the supervision
of the Director of Nursing.
Monitoring for changes in condition.
Maintaining hygienic and safe work environment in compliance with
the healthcare procedures.
Maintain all necessary documentation.
Update and maintain accurate Medication Administration Records.
Manage and administer medication as ordered by the Medical
Providing directions to the technicians on assigned shift.
Develop a treatment plan with the individual to address medical
Provide emotional support through listening, counseling and
Consult with in-house staff and other outside professionals to
assure comprehensive, quality care for clients.
Provide referrals for identified needs of the individual that
cannot be met by the Agency.
Maintains professional boundaries with clients and interacts with
them in an appropriate manner.
All other related duties as assigned.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
Must hold an unrestricted RN license in the state of Maine.
Requires current certifications in CPR, First Aid and Bloodborne
Must pass State of Maine criminal background and driving record
Prefer 1 year of detox, emergency or med-surge nursing
Prefer working knowledge of medical detoxification for substance
Knowledge of the signs and symptoms of substance intoxication and
withdrawal including pharmacological factors.
Excellent customer service skills.
Ability to work with a diverse population.
Must have strong leadership, team building and communication
Ability to perform the physical demands of the position with or
without reasonable accommodation where applicable.
Must be able to physically respond to individuals needs in the
event of a crisis situation.
Good verbal and written communication skills required.
Knowledge of the American Society of Addiction Medicine placement
criteria and the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual as it relates to
substance-related disorders or able to acquire the knowledge.
Knowledge of the Code of Ethics for nurses.
Knowledge of the federal drug and alcohol confidentiality law (42
C.F.R. Part 2) and the Health Insurance Portability and
Ability to work a varied schedule to include evenings, weekends
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships
with other employees, individuals served, outside professionals and
the general public.
Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision
Generous paid time off accrual
Excellent growth and development opportunities
Satisfying and rewarding work striving to overcome the opioid
Everyone will be asked to be in compliance with the most recent
COVID guidelines from CDC, State, County and City.
Liberty Bay Recovery Center a progressive substance abuse treatment
organization is committed to the highest quality of patient care.
Our ultimate goal is to address the physical, emotional, and mental
aspects of opioid use disorder to help each of our patients achieve
long-term recovery and an improved quality of life.
Liberty Bay Recovery Center is committed to Equal Employment
Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all Federal, State and
local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of
race, color, age, natural origin, ethnicity, religion, gender,
pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship, genetic
disposition, disability or veterans status or any other
classification protected by State/Federal laws.
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