Registered Nurse (RN) -Per Diem

Job ID
2022-6154
Job Locations
US-RI-North Kingstown
Posted Date
3 days ago(6/30/2022 3:14 PM)
Category
Nursing

Overview

AdCare Rhode Island is a 59-bed inpatient alcohol and drug treatment center with a mission of providing transformational recovery experiences to individuals struggling with substance dependence.

The state-of-the-art facility is nestled on 30 acres of peaceful New England woodland in historic North Kingstown. The campus is conveniently located just minutes away from both the airport and downtown Providence. AdCare RI is also located close to pristine beaches and recreational areas for outdoor, therapeutic opportunities. The newly renovated facility is outfitted with semi-private rooms with private baths, fitness center, basketball courts, and many other amenities.

Responsibilities

Job Summary

The PRN Registered Nurse is responsible for all patients on the unit. This position assesses patients, conducts pre-certification evaluations, and implements specific detoxification protocols, as designated by the Medical Director. The RN is also responsible for recording and administering all medications prescribed to clients. Must follow all policies and procedures for clinical documentation.

 

 

Qualifications

Education/Experience:

  • Ability to read, write, communicate and understand directions in English.
  • Demonstrates accuracy in taking manual vital signs.
  • Strong interpersonal skills are required to gather information from individuals, build relationships, intervene in difficult situations and provide excellent customer service.
  • Ability to prioritize, organize and multitask.
  • Computer literate. Ability to work independently, as well as in a team environment.
  • Knowledge of addiction and chemical dependency.
  • Ability to use defibrillation equipment. Must have excellent nursing skills.
  • Experience working in detox, addiction, and mental health environments is preferred.
  • RN license and CPR certification required.
  • Associate Degree in Nursing or Bachelor Degree in Nursing required.

Physical Requirements

AAC is committed to principles of equal opportunities for all employees.  The Company will provide reasonable accommodations that are necessary to comply with State and Federal disability discrimination laws

 

Prolonged sitting at a desk

Must be able to lift 15 pounds at a time

 

American Addiction Centers is an equal opportunity employer:

 

American Addiction Centers is an equal opportunity employer.  American Addiction Centers prohibits employment practices that discriminate against individuals or groups of employees on the basis of age, color disability, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other category deemed protected by state and/or federal law.

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