Position: Staff Nurse - ACT Team
The ACT (Assertive Community Treatment) Nurse holds an important role with our organization. This position works directly with our clients in a community-based setting requiring excellent communication skills.
This position requires a Registered nursing license in the State of Indiana, a minimum of an Associate’s Degree in Nursing, and one (1) year of nursing experience is preferred.
We are seeking a self-starter that values lots of autonomy to budget time and plan the workday according to the needs of our clients. Medication coordination with pharmacy and doctors (medical and psychiatric), interact and educate both staff and clients about psychotropic medications, work closely with Psychiatrist regarding medication training/administration to clients, some skills training services and case management services. Majority of services completed in community. Up to 75% travel locally in Lake County Indiana.
Benefits eligible: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401K, Pension plan, Wellness, and a generous PTO schedule
- Valid driver's license
- Registered Nurse License
- Some experience in Social Services is helpful
- Excellent verbal and written skills required
- Assertive, yet compassionate demeanor
- Must work well with little supervision
Electronic Medical Record
Arm Hand Steadiness
Conducting Physical Examinations