RN Part Time Albany County

PEAK WELLNESS CENTER

Peak has a definite purpose and we are driven by it. We are and will remain the top leaders in mental health care. We will provide all our services with excellence, poise, and a bright smile. We are united in the fact that reaching the 'peak', or the pinnacle as a team is essential and vital to that cause. As a team, Peak embraces each client and fellow colleague with a heart full of empathy. From celebrating personal and corporate successes to working our way around detours and road blocks, we empathize and truly care about the Peak Family. Peak Wellness Center and all four of our counties aspire to be the absolute best, which, of course, makes us the best! We believe that our clients are getting better care because they are coming to us…and we deliver that better care.

A leading provider of comprehensive, all-ages mental health and substance abuse treatment services in Wyoming, Peak Wellness Center, Inc., has served residents of Albany, Goshen, Laramie and Platte counties for over five decades.

Peak has a staff of nearly 200 and a clinical team of more than 110 specialists, including one of Wyoming's finest child psychiatrists. We offer services ranging from trauma treatment to classes about parenting children with ADD/ADHD to supported housing for adults with severe mental illness. The Peak team customizes proven, evidence-based treatments and programs for the unique needs of each individual and family.

An inclusive, private, nonprofit clinic, Peak keeps high-quality services affordable for anyone in the community by accepting most insurance, Medicare, and Medicaid while also offering a sliding fee scale based on financial status.

Fully certified by the Behavioral Health Division of the Wyoming Department of Health, Peak has achieved internationally recognized CARF accreditation for excellence in the fields of mental health care and substance abuse treatment.

Position Location:

Laramie, WY

Job Description:

Registered Nurse

Position Level:

Peak Team Member

Reports to:

Albany County Clinic Director

Degree Requirements:

Registered Nurse

Experience:

Prefer supervised experience in providing mental health services with SPMI and substance abuse.

ROLE SUMMARY:

Do you have a strong desire to provide hands-on support to clients who need a gentle touch, genuine medical care, or simply a moment that they remember Peak is on their side?

Our clients want to live their life to the fullest potential and they know we have a passion to help them succeed in every moment of their life. The RN will assist the medical professionals in providing prescription services to the Peak Wellness Community in order to maintain mental wellness and coordinate treatment.

CORE RESPONSIBILITIES:

?  Administration of medication, as ordered and prescribed by the provider.

?  Provides medication management services.

?  Provides education regarding side effects and assesses effectiveness of medication.

?  Notifies physician of side effects or other concerns and/or lack of effectiveness.

?  Arranges medication refills, as ordered and prescribed.

?  Promotes wellness and provides education about health issues.

?  Develops and maintains positive working relationship with other community providers.

?  Coordinates with other Peak Wellness Center staff and other community providers in collaborative treatment.

?  Prepares needed reports of treatment as requested.

?  Maintains case records to reflect course of treatment.

?  Adheres to PWC policies and procedures regarding proper documentation in the EHR and Dr's First.

?  Provides follow up and aftercare planning services as needed.

?  Provides program and case consultation and education services internally, as well as to other community groups and individuals.

?  Participates in agency program development activities as needed.

?  Attends staff meetings, supervisory conferences, and other activities as assigned by supervisory staff.

?  Monitors lab reports and relays results to the physician, client, and therapist.

?  Monitors vital signs, as ordered by the physician.

?  May collaborate with the on-call therapist, in conjunction with the medical provider.

?  Other duties as assigned by Supervisor.

SKILLS, KNOWLEDGE, AND ABILITIES

?  Proficient with EHR (Carelogic and Drs First, to be trained during orientation)

?  Proficient with MS Office, Outlook and Internet Explorer

?  Excellent organization skills and attention to detail

?  Demonstrates an independent work initiative, sound judgment

?  Ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously

?  Proficient with standard office equipment

BENEFITS:

?  Medical, dental, vision and voluntary term life coverage available

?  15 days paid annual leave

?  12 days paid sick leave

?  13 days paid holiday

?  Employer paid disability and term life coverage

?  Immediate Voluntary 403(b) retirement

?  Employer contribution after 12 months

?  Clinical supervision provided

?  Staff development and training available

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Registered Nurse

Wyoming License

Job Type: 

Part-Time