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Center for Human Development Nurse Manager in Chicopee, Massachusetts

Nurse Manager Job Category: Professional Requisition Number: NURSE005471 Full-Time Chicopee, MA, USA Description Seeking fulltime Nurse Managers to work day shifts in a team environment providing care to adults or adolescents/children in CHD\'s NEW Adult Mobile Crisis Intervention, Adult Crisis Stabilization, Youth Mobile Crisis Intervention, Youth Crisis Stabilization, and Outpatient Clinic programs offer 24/7 response to adults and children experiencing behavioral health or substance use related crisis at one location in Chicopee Massachusetts. These programs treat individuals and families throughout the care continuum. Services include but are not limited to individual counseling, psychiatry, recovery coaching, case management, treatment for substance use disorders, and peer supports. Essential duties for these roles may include: Provide support and direct oversight of nurses and ancillary staff Execute philosophy of care throughout the milieu Collaborate with physicians, advance practice nurses, psychologists, social workers, or other professionals Fill physician orders; administer medication; take vital signs; coordinate medical care Contribute to comprehensive assessment Assessment of signs of substance withdrawal and completion of standardized assessment tools such as the Clinical Opioid Withdrawal Scale (COWS, CIWA, CIWAb) Conduct brief crisis counseling and individualized risk management/safety planning Collaborate with guardians, relatives, and significant others of people served when clinically indicated Document assessments and treatments in the electronic health record Administers medications Coordinates medical care Providing psychoeducation Assisting with discharge planning and care coordination. Qualifications: Currently licensed as a Registered Nurse (RN) by the State of Massachusetts CPR certification Knowledge of behavior health and substance use disorders treatment modalities Ability to develop a therapeutic relationship while maintaining professional boundaries Previous experience in psychiatric or substance use disorders inpatient care, restraint reduction, de-escalation, crisis intervention, healthcare administration/management is preferred. Shift: Day shift, Monday - Friday Benefits: \$5,000 sign on bonus Competitive salary Reimbursement for relocation costs Reimbursement for continuing education costs Flexible schedule 401k with matching Patient centered, academic, team environment Qualifications Education Preferred Bachelors or better. Licenses & Certifications Required Registered Nurse Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor\'s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)