POSITION: MAT Nurse
The Medication Assisted Treatment (MAT) team nurse provides skilled nursing services to opioid dependent patients and their significant support systems. Sound clinical judgment in decision making. Patient care assessment, understand patient care goals as voiced by the patient, making the patient a major part of his/her treatment and recovery. Provide advocacy as needed to ensure patient knows and understands his/her rights. Help patient become independent by meeting treatment goals. Document and communicate nursing care to others on treatment team. Provide education for patients and/or families. Meets documentation requirements in the patient record. The MAT team nurse performs ongoing assessment, intakes, evaluations, triage, teaching, inductions, stabilizations, and monitoring of patients in MAT treatment program. Assist in the primary care of patients within the MAT treatment program, and facilitate support and services provided at other settings. Collaborates with team members within the organization, outside referral sites, and with providers/staff from addiction /healthcare settings throughout the County and State.
Education/Training: Bachelor’s degree preferred, RN with 5 to 10 years’ experience. Current Ohio RN license. Experience in substance abuse field with community health experience preferred. Ability to delegate tasks to other team members. Health assessment skills and coordination and delegation skills necessary. Send Resumes to: email@example.com
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