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Spectrum Health Systems, Inc. Lead Nurse (LPN or RN) *bonus* in Saugus, Massachusetts

Join our dynamic multidisciplinary team of MD Addiction Specialists, psychiatrists, nurses and clinicians at Spectrum Health Systems. Spectrum, a leading provider in substance use disorder treatment, has just been named a Center of Innovation by Tufts Health Plan and a Center of Excellence by both Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts and Cigna Health Care. Spectrum Health Systems provides a robust training program, strong supervision and competitive salaries and benefits with exciting opportunities for advancement. *This position is offering a $1500 bonus!* Location: Saugus, MA - Outpatient Treatment Program Schedule: Full-time, 40 hours per week. Every other weekend required. Pay rate: Base rates are $28.00 (LPN), $30.00 (RN). Lead Nurses receive a $1.00 differential for each hour worked. The Lead Outpatient Nurse is responsible for: Acting as site lead on behalf of nursing department. Which includes various responsibilities including but not limited to: Scheduling nurses, onboarding and training new nurses, and monitoring site medical supply. Administering medication to clients as outlined in medication administration policy. The control, counting and appropriate documentation of onsite medication. Educating clients on use, purpose, side effects, and other information relating to medication assisted treatment. Verifying medication orders with the physician and transcribes physician?s orders. Assisting in the admission process and documents substance use diagnosis as required. Qualifications: Must be a MA Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) or Registered Nurse (RN). Must have a current CPR certificate or obtain certification within 90 days of hire. Must display the use of appropriate independent judgment to determine appropriate course of action in resolving problems and in emergencies. Must be able to express self adequately in written and oral communication and to communicate effectively in an interdisciplinary, culturally diverse setting with clients, families, staff, and regulatory agencies. Experience in substance abuse/mental health field or an acute care inpatient healthcare environment preferred. Benefits: Health/dental/vision/disability insurances Company-paid life insurance/EAP Paid time off 401k with company contribution Tuition reimbursement/assistance programs Discounts on wide array of services/entertainment