Hiring Alcohol Nurse Counselor - PD
Company: Kaiser Permanente Zion Medical Center
Location: West Covina
Posted on: June 1, 2021
Responsible for nursing assessment, monitoring and support of
outpatients and/or inpatients by the Addiction Medicine
Conducts Nursing assessments of patients, screening for
detoxification needs and other health-related concerns.
Based on preliminary assessment and/or diagnosis, recommends the
next level of treatment and liaisons with appropriate staff to
ensure continuity of care.
Implements outpatient detoxification protocols and administers
medications and processes laboratory requests consistent with
Evaluates and documents the efficacy of treatments and/or
Develops and presents (as directed) patient-oriented lectures and
materials or health-related and program concerns Functions as a
member of the multidisciplinary treatment team, making appropriate
referrals, advocating for patient needs, coordinating care
delivery, and maintaining/improving quality standards.
Provides consultation services to physicians and nurses within
other Kaiser medical departments as directed and provides clear,
concise and targeted evaluations of patient need for Addiction
Medicine continuing care services.
Provides appropriate nursing care in support of other program
Orders, receives and distributes pharmaceuticals and medical
supplies as necessary.
Assists in the development of nursing policies, practices and
procedures as related to the Department of Addiction Medicine.
Minimum two (2) years of experience providing nursing care in an
addictions treatment setting. Education
High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED)
required. License, Certification, Registration
Valid and current RN license to practice nursing in the state of
Knowledge of practice standards within the field of addiction
Knowledge of community organizations, referral resources.
Demonstrated interpersonal and communication skills.
Must be able to work in a Labor/Management Partnership
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