Supervising NurseinBronx, New YorkatThe Jewish Board Date Posted:7/18/2019 ApplyNot ready to Apply? Share With: Job Snapshot + Employee Type: Full-Time + Location: Bronx, New York + Job Type: Nurse + Experience: Not Specified + Date Posted: 7/18/2019 Job Description PURPOSE: The Ittleson Center RTF program serves emotionally vulnerable youth ages five to 13 who are challenged by trauma-related and psychiatric issues. The RTF provides supervised living units and programs of therapeutic and educational services that emphasize family interaction and strengthening of community support networks. POSITION OVERVIEW: The Nursing Supervisor is responsible for the day to day supervision of the program's nursing and direct support staff regarding all medical procedures. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: + Oversee all aspects of the medical/nursing department(s) in assigned programs + Implement and integrate medical protocols into the management of client medical diagnoses + Respond/manage medical and psychiatric crises and participate in ESI, as needed + Supervise other nursing staff in the execution of the medical protocols + Preform medical documentation reviews to ensure the program is audit ready + Administer medication to clients within scope of practice + Act as medical representative at mental health team meetings + Responsible for the medical component of governmental and COA audits/compliance + Take a leadership role in client education programs on relevant health related issues + Supervise pharmacy reviews and medication security procedures + Responsible for verification that hospitalized clients receive timely and appropriate care + Function as clinical liaison with program physicians and psychiatrists + Responsible for Coordination of medical services provision for all residential clients who attend outside educational facilities with school nurses and Campus nursing care + Coordinate, prepare and distribute all routine administrative medical reports, as required by any licensing and/or regulatory bodies + May be asked to carry a cell phone and be on call for the program + Other duties as assigned REQUIREMENTS + A Bachelors of Science in Nursing is required; RN also accepted + A Minimum of 2-3 years of clinical/behavioral health experience required Associated topics: ambulatory, bsn, cardiothoracic, hospice, intensive care unit, neonatal, nurse, psychatric, psychiatric, staff nurse
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