Registered Nurse (Staff Nurse)

Location: Gilman, IL
Date Posted: 28-12-2015
The Registered Nurse must have a minimum of two years’ experience working in the addiction-related field. Will perform duties to observe, assess and document medical issues, perform routine medical assessments, dispense patient medication and provide vaccinations or draw blood as required. The Registered Nurse will be providing services under parameters of the designated program and within a prescribed setting, working within the limits of standard or accepted the practice, perform routine intake procedures relating to medical issues and initiate and maintain client medical charts. This is an outstanding opportunity for considerable growth. 
As well, the Registered Nurse will dispense and document prescription medications, blood pressure, behavior and other related issues, take client vital signs as appropriate, perform other routine nursing activities. The registered nurse will also order, inventory and maintain the stock of prescription medications, over-the-counter drugs, and first aid supplies. Assist physician with as required.

Requirements: An active license in the State and current CPR certification. A valid State of Illinois Driver¹s license and State required insurance. A minimum of one year of nursing experience in a substance abuse treatment environment and or related medical and/or psychiatric nursing experience may be substituted. Must have phlebotomy skills.
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