Phoenix House Registered Nursing Supervisor A in Lake Ronkonkoma, New York

At Phoenix House, change is something we embrace every day as part of our values to deliver exceptional care. Phoenix House provides individualized, holistic drug and alcohol addiction treatment, with a legacy spanning nearly 50 years. We are passionate about healing individuals, families and communities challenged by substance use disorders and related mental health conditions. Phoenix House supports the mission through a holistic approach that focuses on the distinct mental, physical, and social needs of every person; innovation of best-in-class and evidence-based prevention, treatment, and recovery programs; and, the promotion of greater understanding of addiction. Our devoted staff are committed to treating the whole person—and come from all fields.

We operate personalized, strength-based, gender-responsive programs while living the values and being accountable for our commitments. Being introspective and becoming part of the solution is integral to every interaction and person we touch. As ‘One Phoenix House’ we believe in having fun along the way – embracing ‘progress not perfection’ as our journey continues.

We are looking for a Registered Nurse Supervisor to staff LPN's in the management of medication rooms and the adherence to regulatory requirements. Interface with the multidisciplinary medical team to coordinate healthcare services as required by regulation.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Three years experience in nursing

  • Efficient in supervising and managing a team to achieve shared goals.

  • Experience with substance abuse patients and the provision of withdrawl/stabilization services.

  • Experience in working in a residential treatment setting

  • Familiar with CIWA and COWS assessments as well as medication assisted treatment for substance abuse disorders

  • NARCAN/Opioid overdose reversal

EDUCATION:

  • Registered Nurse License in New York State in good standing

  • CPR/First Aid certificate

    Phoenix House conducts as needed, job-related background checks, fingerprints, drug testing, physical exams, medical exams, TB testing, verification of employment history and/or reference checks prior to employment.

Phoenix House is an Equal Opportunity Employer providing equality of opportunity to all who are protected against discrimination by law, regulation or executive order, including veterans and individuals with disabilities.

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EOE Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Disabled