posted

30+ days ago

Location

Granite City, IL

Description

Overview

We are seeking a part-time Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse available to work Saturday and Sunday days in our Crisis Residential Unit located in Granite City, IL servicing the Metro East and St. Louis, MO areas. This position offers shift differentials. This position is eligible for a sign-on bonus!

 

*Sign on and retention bonuses available*

 

Chestnut Health Systems is a leading provider of behavioral and primary health care services. Over four decades, Chestnut has grown to over 700 committed, compassionate employees providing substance use, mental health and primary care treatment to patients in Central and Southern Illinois. We provide fully integrated care for all of our patients by combining behavioral health care services with our community-based primary care health centers. Chestnut also conducts research and training throughout the U.S.A.

**Please note to be considered for a position you must attach a resume, complete the application, and answer all screening questions. 

Responsibilities

  • Conducting physical health screening to ensure consumers are medically appropriate for admission.
  • Complete or coordinate the completion of all required paperwork in a timely manner, according to all funder requirements.
  • Reviewing medical records to ensure all prescriber and consumer signatures are obtained as required.
  • Completing medication administration, monitoring, training and case management services as indicated on treatment plans.
  • Assessing consumers for acute physical issues, providing first aid as indicated, and reviewing physical health screenings when requested.
  • Making referrals or coordinating physician reviews when indicated.

Qualifications

  • Active Illinois Registered Nurse license or Licensed Practical Nurse license required. 
  • Must be certified in CPR or become certified in CPR within 90 days of hire and must maintain certification. 
  • Computer experience is required with general experience in all Microsoft Office applications. 
  • Some knowledge of pharmacology and possible side effects of medications required.
  • Requires basic computer skills and experience to include MS Word, Outlook, e-prescribing and an electronic medical record (EMR).
  • Satisfactory completion of Chestnut’s background checking process.

This part-time position includes eligibility for our retirement savings plan, tuition reimbursement for continuing education, and employee assistance program.

***For additional information and inquiries text "Chestnut" to 97211

Chestnut welcomes applications from qualified individuals with recovery experience.

EOE – Minorities/Females/Vets/Disabled


About the Company

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Chestnut Health Systems

Chestnut Health Systems is a non-profit organization that has cared since 1973 for persons needing behavioral health services. Chestnut provides substance use disorder treatment, mental health counseling, primary health care, credit counseling, and housing and supportive services. Headquartered in Bloomington, Illinois, Chestnut employs more than 700 professionals at 25 facilities. Chestnut's staff is motivated by our corporate mission - Making a Difference: Improving Quality of Life Through Excellence in Service.

Company Size

500 to 999 employees

Industry

Healthcare Services

Website

https://chestnut.org/