Provides appropriate and accurate dispensing, medical and medical support services, including information, referral and follow-up to members enrolled.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Dispenses methadone dosages to members following State, Federal and CODAC polic...
Two (2) years professional nursing experience. Experience working with persons with mental illness and addictions disorders in a community based setting is preferred.
Certified in Health Care Worker CPR and Life Saver First Aid.
Certifications kept current and renewed prior to expiration date.
Currently licensed as a Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Arizona.
State of Arizona Licensed Practical Nurse license must be renewed prior to expiration date and always kept current.
Valid Arizona Drivers license, proof of current insurance and willingness to use personal vehicle.
If Float - Drivers license is an essential requirement for performing duties for this position.
Clean Motor Vehicle Record - no more than 2 moving violations or a license suspension in past 3 years.
Bilingual a plus.
Extensive knowledge of community resources.
Extensive knowledge of behavioral health challenges which include knowledge of the impacts of mental illness, domestic violence, and the dynamics of addictive behavior.
Familiarity with various ethnic and cultural groups.
Intermediate to advanced computer skills using MS Office products, Word, Excel, Access, etc., importing/exporting data to/from applications.
Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing