Relief Nurse

Do you enjoy a wide variety of duties that make each day unique?   

Are you a dedicated, team player with great communication skills who can be held accountable while treating others with respect?  

Would you enjoy helping people live their own best lives?

 Position Description:  Under the supervision and direction of the Integrated Nurse Care Coordinator, the Relief Nurse will be responsible for medication distribution as directed and all necessary documentation.

Position Duties:

  • Oversee and coordinate medication distribution integrating client needs and current mental status.
  • Oversee the administration of IM and PO medications as ordered as directed by Provider.
  • Provide client education and support regarding medications and medical concerns.
  • Prepare or assist in preparation of patient medication “bubble-packs” as necessary
  • Maintain all necessary documentation and clinical records.
  • May provide monitoring and support for non-nursing staff regarding medication management at JAMHI Residential Programs.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications: 

Nurse I

  • LPN required, must be licensed to practice in Alaska
  • Two years of clinical experience, with at least one year experience working with the CMI population preferred; experience in an integrated healthcare setting preferred

Nurse II

  • RN with license to practice in Alaska.
  • At least one year experience working with mentally ill population or as a psychiatric nurse preferred.

Salary: $150 per med pass

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