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Clinic Registered Nurse RN

Please note: The Registered Nurse position is for candidates who have prior experience working in the area of mental health.

.Seeking Full Time RN to work in an OMH Licensed Outpatient Mental Health Clinic.


Principle Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Orders and administers injectable medications; Provides medication administration and medication education injectable medications, to clients
  • Maintains inventory of all Medications in Medication Room, including sample medications, that reconciles incoming and outgoing medications while clearly documenting the purpose of outgoing medications
  • Collaborates with pharmacies, works with insurance companies to obtain medication pre-authorizations as needed
  • Upon admission, and quarterly, provides Health Monitoring by assessing the following health indicators: Blood pressure, BMI, and risk for diabetes
  • Collaborate and communicates with clients’ other health care providers for the purpose of establishing and coordinating integrated health and wellness care
  • Supports client wellness through motivational based interventions regarding physical and mental health conditions
  • Completes smoking cessation assessment and interventions, assists with referrals as needed
  • Collaborates with clinical staff on treatment planning and interventions when health or special health related circumstances require medical advisement

Job Requirements:

  • Masters, bachelors, or associates degree in nursing
  • Must be licensed as a registered nurse in NYS and must have at least one year of full time experience post RN licensure working with individuals with complex behavioral health, medical, and/or substance use issues or two years post licensure as full time nurse in non-specialized setting such as ED or Public Health setting
  • Must have professional and/or personal experience with persons with behavioral health and/or other complex conditions
  • Must have clearance to work in New York State Office of Mental Health certified program
  • Multilingual a plus

EOE

Open until position is filled

How To Apply