Nurse Manager

Behavior Health Network Springfield , MA 01105

Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Description:

Are you passionate about guiding individuals seeking to overcome addiction onto the road to recovery? Do you excel as a leader?

Become a Nurse Manager at Behavioral Health Network's (BHN) Carlson Recovery Center and make a positive impact on those in addiction recovery! Be part of a team that can positively impact the lives of individuals struggling with the complex issues of addiction and working towards identifying sustainable pathways towards recovery.

At Carlson Recovery Center in Springfield, MA, the Nurse Manager strives to understand the clinical challenges of individuals seeking treatment and develop innovative care plans based on the complex and pervasive needs of individuals and their families with a focus on a strengths-based model. She/he is able to empathize and establish healthy therapeutic relationships, respecting and advocating for their patient's rights and beliefs.

Furthermore, the Nurse Manager is a leader within the Carlson Recovery Center, developing educational programs for and coaching nurses to ensure high quality of care in addition to resolving daily operational issues. The Nurse Manager also plays a crucial role in ensuring compliance with federal, state, and accreditation agency standards.

The Carlson Recovery Center serves those 18 years of age and older who are suffering from drug and alcohol addiction within the first 5-7 days of their recovery. The 32-bed program is also open to those who are under a court order to seek treatment. A 24-hour multidisciplinary team, including a Medical Director, a board-certified Family Physician, and an Addiction Medicine Physician, provides acute treatment and detoxification services.

Behavioral Health Network is a growing non-profit community behavioral health agency that has been providing services to children, adults, families and communities in Western Massachusetts since 1938. BHN provides comprehensive, outcome-driven behavioral health care.

We are dedicated to offering high quality, affordable and culturally appropriate care to people of all ages and income levels in our constituent communities. Be part of a team that is on the cutting edge of addiction treatment and committed to learning the importance of a diverse approach towards treatment and the multiple pathways of recovery.

Job Requirements

The Nurse Manager at Behavioral Health Network's Carlson Recovery Center has the following qualities:

  • Minimum of a current RN license by Massachusetts Board of Registration.

  • Associate's Degree (required); Bachelor's degree (preferred).

  • Minimum of two years of supervisory experience.

  • Knowledge of quality assurance and CARF standards.

If you are interested in this opportunity, please visit our website at www.bhnworks.org and click on "Browse All Jobs" to apply!



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