Qualifications: Must have a current Registered Nurse certification in the State of New Jersey. Personal professional liability insurance and proof thereof. Valid Driver’s License.
Skills Needed: Ability to assess general clinical status as well as interpret clinical charts when available; to identify clinical crisis that may require emergency intervention; ability to complete general medical status as well as interpret medical charts when available. Ability to engage with individuals and educate individuals regarding medical conditions and how to follow a crisis plan. Create a crisis plan with each individual that utilizes all community 24 hour services. Ability to clearly communicate verbally and in writing.
Responsibilities: Assist with the integration of medical care for Case Management and Care Coordination addressing co-occurring physical health and behavioral health problems. Complete nursing assessments and reassessments; participate in the development of a wellness plan; provide education and consultation on medical and health maintenance issues; Address physical health problems via service planning and health and wellness skill-building. Provide support to Outreach Case Managers regarding outreach and engagement. Complete all required documentation in clinical files and in NJHMIS within a timely basis as per policies and applicable regulations. Attend supervision meetings and agency staff meetings; attend meetings with program partners and community providers to reach program objectives. Perform other duties as assigned by the PATH Program Director
Reports to: PATH Program Director
Location: West Orange, New jersey
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