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Assistant Director of Nursing

Company: Advanced Recovery Systems
Location: Stockbridge
Posted on: July 8, 2024

Job Description:

Overview:Are you an exceptional nurse leader seeking a transformative career opportunity?Join Advanced Recovery Systems (ARS), an integrated behavioral healthcare management company, is dedicated to providing exceptional care for addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders, and mental health issues. With our facilities located across various regions of the U.S., we have been committed to furthering our mission and applying advanced approaches to patient care. Learn more about ARS and our transformative work at Recovery Village Atlanta at Stockbridge (RVSA) is scheduled to open in September of 2024.At ARS, we value and appreciate the dedication and commitment of our team members.When you join us as an Assistant Director of Nursing, you can expect:Competitive Starting PayNight Shift Differential: $3/hrPaid Time Off: Up to 3 weeks/year - Accrual begins on Day 1 of employmentRetirement: 401K + matchInsurance: Health, Vision, Dental, Life & Teladoc access and visits at NO cost to the employeeMatching HSA: Up to $1500/year company contributionTravel Concierge, LifeMart Employee Discounts, Health Advocate, EAP ProgramAnd much more!Responsibilities:As the Assistant Director of Nursing, you will play a pivotal role in caring for and educating patients about their medical, psychiatric, chemical dependency, substance use disorder, addiction recovery, mental health, and behavioral health treatment. Your ability to establish trust and build rapport with patients and their families will be critical. Collaborating effectively with the facility leadership team, you will ensure the success of the facility by fulfilling the following core responsibilities:Resolve pending issues from the previous shift, e.g., missed or incomplete labs or treatments, incomplete admissions or discharges, missing data for continuity of care.Compliance Audit Related to Infection Control, e.g., glucometer, refrigerator, sharps containers, laboratory cleanliness, pests in facility, hand washing and flu campaign.Medication storage, medication returns, medication destruction, calling pharmacy to resolve medication issues.Order supplies, inventory management, maintain/organize supply room.Monitor and track lab orders, monitor and track outside consults, track medical transfers.Coordinate and plan the admission workflow, print Integra and Care 360 requisitions, assure collected samples are properly labeled 4.Level of Care transfers in AVATAR.Administrative functions, e.g., scanning documents into AVATAR, assisting with the work schedule, assisting BHTs with the creation/modification of observation sheets.Admission and discharge audits. Check/audit the proper completion of any nursing procedure (at discretion of DON) to assure compliance.Coordinate the Vivitrol program as directed by supervisor.Is responsible for maintaining the daily scheduling of units according to approved ratios based on census.Collaborates with other departments and agencies regarding resources and services for quality patient care delivery.During State of Emergency, ensures appropriate nurse staffing levels are maintained at all times and may be required to remain onsite throughout the State of Emergency period.Qualifications:Licensed as a Registered Nurse as indicated in State law requiredMinimum two years experience as a Licensed Registered Nurse requiredMinimum high school diploma or equivalent requiredLicensed to practice in the State of practice requiredHigher education preferredBehavioral health experience preferredTake the first step toward making a difference and saving lives.JOIN OUR TEAM: Click the 'Apply' button or, email your resume to tfortuna@advancedrecoverysystems.comAdvanced Recovery Systems complies with state and federal nondiscrimination laws and policies that prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, or sex. It is unlawful to retaliate against individuals or groups based on the basis of their participation in a complaint of discrimination or on the basis of their opposition to discriminatory practices/EEO. We are proud to be a drug-free workplace.Are you considering relocation? Discover Stockbridge, GAa charming community with easy access to Atlanta's bustling opportunities. Embrace a close-knit atmosphere while exploring outdoor adventures at Panola Mountain State Park or enjoying lakeside picnics at Lake Spivey. Dive into local history at the Stockbridge Depot or cultural experiences at the Stockbridge Community Arts Center. With top-notch schools, family-friendly amenities, and affordable housing, Stockbridge is perfect for families and individuals. Benefit from its proximity to Atlanta for employment and cultural events while enjoying small-town tranquility. Experience the best of both worldsa thriving economy, vibrant community, and Georgia's outdoors. Join us in Stockbridge and explore more at Relocating to a new city can be a big decision, but it's also an opportunity for growth and adventure. We look forward to discussing how you can be part of our mission and the exciting career opportunities awaiting you in Stockbridge, GA.#ZR #NursesRockby Jobble

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