Director of Nursing
at Advanced Recovery Systems, LLC

Date Posted: 11/12/2020

Job Description



Overview

Serving all of the Pacific Northwest, The Recovery Village of Ridgefield is a short drive from Portland and Vancouver. The idyllic grounds are close to the banks of the Columbia River and the Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge. Throughout treatment, the healing power of the rolling hills, forests, and rivers that surround The Recovery Village provide a peaceful setting on the path to recovery.

 

Advanced Recovery Systems is an integrated behavioral healthcare management company dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues.  We put behavioral health front and center, providing assistance to people with substance abuse issues, addictions and mental health concerns.

 

Every facility in the Advanced Recovery Systems network strives to provide the highest quality of care, using evidence-based therapeutic models that really work. Our goal is to help men, women and adolescents live healthy, happy lives without the burden of substance abuse or mental illness.

 



Responsibilities

Our Director of Nursing (DON) directs all day-to-day operations of the Nursing and Health Services Department to ensure the delivery of quality general and psychiatric nursing care. The patients are in treatment for chemical dependency and psychiatric conditions.

  • Ensures that nursing policies and procedures are current and reflect the ever-changing standards established by regulatory agencies.
  • Responsible for staff competence and performance, staff recruitment, staff retention and staff development for all nursing/health services department personnel.
  • Serves as a key member of the facility’s core management team and ensures effective integration or nursing services into overall operations.
  • Oversees nursing staffing levels within the facility on all shifts to ensure quality patient care.
  • Understands and incorporates a staffing grid, and flex staffing techniques


Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Nursing preferred
  • Five (5) years of experience in nursing field with emphasis in psychiatric, substance abuse, or eating disorders required
  • Licensed as Registered Nurse in the State of Washington which is active and in good standing
  • Holds CPR Certification
  • Experience in Nursing Leadership within a Residential or Inpatient treatment environment
  • Competency in scheduling of Nursing staff for 24/7 coverage, facility wide

 

 

We offer great benefits including 401(k), paid time off plan, medical, dental, vision, and much more.

 

The Recovery Village at Ridgefield, WA. is part of Advanced Recovery Systems, a national integrated behavior healthcare management company dedicated to the treatment of addiction, substance abuse, eating disorders and mental health issues. We invite you to learn more about us at our website

 

The Company complies with state and federal nondiscrimination laws and policies that prohibit discrimination based on age, color, disability, national origin, race, religion, or sex. It is unlawful to retaliate against individuals or groups based on the basis of their participation in a complaint of discrimination or on the basis of their opposition to discriminatory practices/EEO

 

We are proud to be a drug-free workplace.

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Job Snapshot

About Us

We put behavioral health front and center, providing assistance to people with substance abuse issues, addictions, eating disorders, and mental health concerns. Our approach makes us a one-stop shop for people who want to get well. Every facility in the Advanced Recovery Systems network strives to provide the highest quality of care, using evidence-based therapeutic models that really work.

Advanced Recovery Systems sees tremendous opportunities to enhance the industry by designing new metrics to measure outcomes, engaging insurance companies to see the bigger picture, and giving more people access to world-class, evidence-based treatment delivered using current best practices.

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