We are looking for a Registered Nurse who wants to be part of our Assertive Community Treatment Team (ACT)! ACT is a program to help individuals avoid crisis situations and to keep crises from turning into unnecessary hospitalizations. This multidisciplinary team is designed to provide comprehensive community support to those individuals living in the community. The individuals are struggling with serious and persistent mental illness and co-occurring substance abuse disorders that may need more than the traditional outpatient mental health care and psychiatric rehabilitation services more intensive support. The RN is an integral member of the team providing medication management, assessments and counseling. This is a full time position with benefits.
Education/Licensing Requirements: BS in Nursing preferred, new grads considered with a demonstrated interest in the mental health field. RI RN licensure required. Previous experience in the mental health and substance abuse field preferred. Bilingual applicants encouraged to apply