We are pleased to share an exciting opportunity at Terros Health for a ACT Team RN. You will need to be professional, friendly, a self-starter, organized, and compassionate.
Terros is a healthcare organization of caring people, guided by our core values of integrity, compassion and empowerment. For more than four decades, the heart of everything we do is inspiring change for life. We help people manage addiction and mental illness, provide primary medical care, restore families, support our veterans, and connect individuals to the care they need.
If you are interested in working for one of the State's Leading Healthcare Organizations that promotes Integrity, Compassion, and Empowerment, we encourage you to apply! If you are energized by helping people during their most challenging times, this vital opportunity will be rewarding.
Terros Health is hiring an Arizona Licensed Registered Nurse to join one of our ACT Teams in Tempe, AZ.
Position is located near Loop 202/ Priest Dr.
Schedule: Wednesday-Saturday, 4 - 10's
Offering an EXCELLENT SALARY plus ACT Differential Pay
Full Benefits Package including 401K
GENEROUS PTO/Sick policy (4+ weeks in Year 1)
The ACT RN provides direct clinical services to an individual, group and/or family members in community based settings. Community visits include but are not limited to homes, jails, hospitals, etc.
Coaches members and families on behavioral and physical health conditions, self-management techniques.
Promotes treatment adherence and personal wellness within a recovery framework.
Coordinates member care within the clinical team and with external parties including the member’s primary care physician at a minimum of monthly and ensures current medical mediations are documented in the Medication module.
Attends Primary Care and Specialty appointments with the client.
Demonstrates critical thinking and takes initiative and demonstrates the ability to work independently within the scope of practice.
Performs health evaluations (HRA), takes vitals, draws blood for lab tests ordered, assists with medication monitoring, administration of intramuscular medications and coordinates care with other providers in support of the integrated health model.
If interested, please apply online at www.terroshealth.org.
EDUCATION: AA, BS or MA in nursing
JOB SPECIFIC REQUIREMENTS: Registered nurse with the Arizona State Board of Nursing. One (1) year prior experience in psychiatric setting and/or working with members receiving behavioral health services; experiencing working within psychiatric crisis and/or with members with serious mental illness preferred.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES: Interpersonal skills which allow for professional and positive relationships with co-workers, members, families, and other community members. Good communication skills, evidenced by a non-judgmental approach, effective listening and positive interactions. Strong understanding of substance use, addiction and recovery principles. Knowledge of chronic conditions experienced by those with serious mental illness preferred.
COMPUTER SKILLS: Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, electronic medical record, NextGen preferred
LICENSES, CERTIFICATIONS: Valid Arizona Driver’s License, Registered Nurse.