American Behavioral Health Systems RN Charge Nurse in Spokane Valley, Washington

Join a culture committed to making a difference in people's lives! American Behavioral Health Systems (ABHS) is a premier behavioral health agency providing a holistic approach to our clients on the path to wellness. We're looking for a Charge Nurse to provide oversight in maintaining the ABHS Withdrawal Management Program (Detox) facility in Spokane, WA. ABHS nurses provide compassionate, ethical and knowledgeable services to our clients in a safe environment. Our nurses work closely with a team of other healthcare professionals in the facility to ensure quality care and maintain safety. Charge Nurse Duties: Manage and supervise the quality provision of all medication and medical needs management. Consult with the Program Manager and contracted medical provider regarding departmental quality control. Serve as a resource to management and medical staff to ensure quality patient care including conducting chart and record audits on a regular basis. Supervise newly hired medical staff and less experienced medical staffs on their job duties. Assist in recruiting, performance evaluation, and retention and termination activities. Provide decision making authority when necessary in the absence of the Program Manager. Assign, supervise and monitor the work of licensed medical staff. Assist in planning strategies for improving and upgrading the withdrawal management treatment processes. Ensure staff are trained and evaluated on their knowledge of and adherence to compliance policies and procedures specific to their jobs. Qualifications: RN license and Bachelor of Science in Nursing Experience in operational management of a specific medical department, ward or unit. A proven successful record in a management position. Knowledge of WACs and statutes pertaining to the treatment and delivery of substance abuse services in a withdrawal management program. BENEFITS: Medical, Dental & Vision insurance Additional Ancillary Benefits + AD&D and Life insurance 401k with up to a 4% employer match Generous vacation time Monthly sick time accruals Nine paid holidays per year plus a personal day ABHS will cover 50% of your license renewal fee while employed! This is not a union position. *Please note: ABHS is a Drug Free Workplace in accordance with federal law, and conducts pre-employment drug testing, including marijuana. Thanks for your interest! You can learn more about ABHS by visiting: Job Type: Full-time Salary: $108,160.00 /year