Job Title: Mobile Clinic Registered Nurse
Reports to: Program Director
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
The Mobile Clinic R.N. provides initial and ongoing assessments of clients, including client history, evaluation of problems, and formulation of diagnosis. The R.N. is responsible for a variety of medical and psychiatric functions including: medical assessments and education, coordination of community-based health care, psychiatric assessment, counseling interventions, crisis intervention, psychotropic medication administration and monitoring. The Mobile Clinic R.N. develops initial and ongoing treatment plans and offers individual, family and group counseling and psychotherapy to assist consumers in achieving the goals of treatment. The R.N. is currently licensed in the State of New York as a Registered Professional Nurse (R.N.), who is a graduate of a professional nursing institution and has a minimum of one year's experience in a mental health setting.
Please note, your schedule and assigned duties are subject to change based on the needs of the program and the clients we serve.
Special Skills Required:
Practices autonomy and decision making while providing interventions in client's current living environment
The Mobile Clinic R.N. has a bachelor's degree in Nursing and relevant credentials (i.e., R.N.) and a minimum of two years' experience as a professional nurse with at least one year's experience working within a mental health setting which includes providing direct services to severely and persistently mentally-ill individuals. Possesses a valid NYS drivers' license and automobile in good working order. Must have Accredited NYS Defensive driving course; or obtain within 30 days of hire. Must maintain Active NYS Defensive Driving class every 3 years, upon expiration. If driving one's own vehicle, must maintain valid inspection and automobile insurance. Must provide proof of insurance upon hire and when requested