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Nurse

IOWA CITY, IA

Job Information:

A career at Prelude Behavioral Services is an opportunity to have an impact on individuals, families, and our community. Every employee plays an integral role in ensuring a positive recovery experience for our patients.

We have openings for part-time Registered Nurses. We offer an experienced nurse the opportunity to utilize their clinical skills and professional judgment in an autonomous work environment.

We also provide free on-site parking directly in front of our offices.

In this role, Nurses:
• Ensure direct physical care is provided to residential and half-way patients from admission to discharge.
• Perform initial physical, and psychological assessments, conduct patient interviews to assist clinical staff in the development of applicable treatment assessments and strategies, and coordinate appropriate level of care placement with other clinical staff.
• Provide and ensure necessary direct physical care to detoxification patients in accordance with medically monitored detoxification Librium protocol.
• Triage client medical concerns to determine in-house treatment, referral to Medical Director or external medical facility.
• Assist with the coordination of required physical exams and laboratory tests for patients.
• Maintain medical records.
• Ensure timely certification for treatment with third party payers.

Hours available are:
• Friday 6p-6a
• Every other Saturday 6p-6a
• Sunday 6a-6p

Qualifications:
• Valid Iowa license as a registered nurse.
• Two years of related experience in the area of substance abuse or psychiatric treatment is preferred.


Prelude Behavioral Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities, Females, Veterans, Disabilities

Posted 01/10/18

Job ID: 62974