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Poughkeepsie, New York

Registered Nurse

Full Time 40 hours week, excellent benefits package.

RN/Health Coordinator

Duties:

  • Supervise medical staff in their performance of medical services in residential treatment.
  • Orientation and training of new medical staff.
  • Provide quality assurance monitoring of medical policy protocols and documentation standards.
  • Provide public health education to residents regarding HIV/AIDS, tuberculosis, hepatitis, sexually transmitted diseases, and other communicable diseases.
  • Provide in-service Staff trainings of medication management protocols, infection control procedures, and Narcan emergency overdose prevention.
  • Responsible for certification and renewals of medication administration and BLS certification
  • Contribute to the development and revision of medical policies & procedures and ongoing training.
  • Participate in administrative, quality improvement, and incident review committee meetings

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of BS Degree in Nursing
  • Registered Nurse (RN) licensed through NYS Education Department
  • Experience with utilization review and/or managed care preauthorization preferred
  • Knowledge of OASAS and NYS Department of Health regulations
  • Experience with electronic health record systems (EHR)
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