ACT RN

Posted: 09/14/2021

Hours: Monday – Friday 8-5, flex
Salary: $28.9791 per hour; will be eligible for a one and two year step increase, depending on satisfactory performance
Benefits: Medical, Life, 401a, 457, ROTH.
Full-Time

DESCRIPTION

This position reports to the MH Program Administrator with clinical/nursing supervision/oversight by the Nursing Supervisor. This position is the primary nurse for the ACT Team and is responsible for the coordination/oversight/implementation of physician's plan of care pursuant to the weekly medication clinic for the ACT Team clients with the Center psychiatrist. This position is responsible for coordinating services with other Center staff, outside agencies, and civil authorities to provide services for individuals on the ACT Team and for individuals in Level of Care 3. This position is responsible for assisting in maintaining an up-to-date community resource network. This position will be available via phone for consultation with Case Managers regarding medical/nursing issues for ACT patients. Services will be provided in the office, community, and at other sites in the Center catchment area (Taylor, Jones, Callahan, Stephens, and Shackelford Counties). Services and documentation of those services will follow all state and federal standards, including Medicaid requirements. This position will demonstrate positive and professional interaction skills with all consumers, family, staff, and outside agencies. This position must consistently meet monthly performance targets.

QUALIFICATIONS

Registered Nurse License. Psychiatric certification preferred.
• Experience in mental health/intellectual and developmental disabilities preferred.
• Must have a vaild Texas Driver's License and be an insurable driver.