Nurse Manager

Prelude Behavioral Services

Iowa City, IA Nursing / Human Services & Non-Profit
A career at Prelude Behavioral Services is an opportunity to have an impact on individuals, families, and our community!

We are a CARF accredited organization that provides substance abuse and behavioral health services.  We’re looking for an experienced registered nurse whose values align with ours and who wants to make a difference, inspire others, drive innovative ideas, and deliver results.  As the Nurse Manager in our Iowa City residential facility, you will ensure appropriate staffing levels and programming are provided in accordance with all agency, local, state and federal policies, procedures and guidelines.

The Nurse Manager:

  • Provides support for patient recovery by coordinating eastern Iowa’s medical programs including MAT services.
  • Oversees the medical aspects of patients including medications, physical health, and medical treatment.  Consults Medical Director when necessary.
  • Supervises medical professionals by providing assignments, direction and feedback.Conducts performance evaluations and recommendations for hiring.
  • Ensures adequate licensed nursing coverage for all programs as required by regulations.Provides training and direction to ensure all policies and procedures are followed.  Assists with nursing duties as needed.
  • Assures quality of care by developing and interpreting agency’s philosophies and standards of care; and enforcing adherence to state board of nursing regulations.  Ensures that documentation of patient care is accurate and timely
  • Works with Clinical Manager(s) and Grant Coordinator to plan and schedule activities for patients and coordinate outreach activities.
  • Monitors program activity to ensure expenses are adhering to the program budget.
  • Protects patients and employees by developing and implementing infection-control policies and protocols; enforcing medication administration, storage procedures, and controlled substance regulations.
A degree from an accredited school of nursing, current registered nurse license and a minimum of three years of related experience is required.  Experience with substance abuse/mental health treatment and supervisory experience is preferred.

A career at Prelude 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 clients.

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

Job ID: 66990

Posted 21 days ago

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