The Edinburg Center

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Registered Nurse (RN) - PACT

Registered Nurse (RN) - PACT

Job Code ID 
20-251
# of Openings 
1
Job Locations 
US-MA-Bedford
Category 
Nursing – RNs, LPNs and CNAs
Program 
PACT

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Responsibilities

Location: Bedford, MA and surrounding communities
Schedule: Full-time (40 hours)

 

Role Summary:
The Edinburg Center is seeking a Registered Nurse for our Program of Assertive Community Treatment (PACT) Services group.

 

Responsibilities:
This is a unique opportunity to be involved in all aspects of client care. The RN assists clients in effectively communicating with medical providers in order to receive optimal care. Responsibilities include attending medical appointments with clients, medication administration and monitoring, training staff and clients on illness prevention and illness management, and providing consultation to clients, families and staff about medication/medical issues. Other responsibilities include treatment planning, implementation and documentation of treatment plans, outreach, support, and service coordination.

 

Qualifications

Qualifications:
Registered Nurse (RN) and at least one year experience treating persons with serious mental illness required.

Bachelors of Science in Nursing (BSN) preferred.

Substance use disorder treatment, psychosocial rehabilitation and assertive community treatment experience preferred.

Basic computer skills required.

Valid driver's license and reliable transportation required.

Organizational Overview

The Edinburg Center was established in 1977 as a non-profit community-based services agency. The Center's mission is distinguished by our longstanding belief that all people have the potential to learn, the capacity for change and the right to live a meaningful life in the community of his or her choice. Our mission is to provide an array of innovative services which promote personal growth and independence, foster hope and enhance the quality of life of people with mental health conditions, co-occurring substance use conditions and/or developmental disabilities, and brain injury services.

 

We offer an excellent benefits package for both full and part-time staff, including; health, dental, vision, life, short and long term disability insurance as well as a 401(k) retirement savings plan.  Paid time off benefits include vacation, personal, sick and holidays. To support ongoing professional development, we offer tuition reimbursement, conference, seminar, certification and specialized training funding, as well as free clinical supervision for licensure.

 

If you would like to make a true difference in the lives of others, we encourage you to apply today!