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Crossroads Turning Points Nurses- MAT in Pueblo, Colorado

POSITION: Nurses- MATDUTIES: Include the following. Other duties may be assigned.* Responsible for measuring and dispensing methadone and other medicationsaccording to doctor s orders, FDA, DEA and ADAD regulations as well asproviding nursing and medical record keeping services to the Methadone andother programs.* Responsible for ordering, receipt, dispensing and record keeping ofmedication according to applicable rules and regulations. Supports clienttreatment through coordination with program supervisors and counselors,ensuring that all medication is properly dispensed in accordance withphysicians orders.* Responsible for dosing and documenting all methadone doses within scheduledclinic hours.* Reports inconsistencies and/or problems regarding the handling ofcontrolled substance to the program supervisor.* Maintains a clean and safe work area and immediately reports any potentialhazards to supervisor.* Observes client s for urinalysis.REQUIREMENTS:* LPN or RN license with some classes in a human service area such aspsychology.OTHER REQUIREMENTS:* Knowledge of applicable laws regarding medication dispensing, storage andaccountability. Basic computer skills required.* Pre-employment drug screening and background check.PREFERRED SKILLS:* Prefer prior experience in substance abuse field.WAGE:* $25.00SHIFTS: Day Shift/Full TimeJOB SITE: PuebloBENEFITS:* Medical (employer pays almost 70% of the cost)* Dental Insurance* Vision Insurance* Eight (8) Paid Holidays* Two (2) Paid Adm Holidays* Jury Duty Leave* Military/Reserve Duty Leave* Family Medical Leave* Modified PTO (cash payout x emp leave)* 401K (with company match)* AFLAC (optional)* Flexible Spending Account (optional)* Growth opportunities* CAC & License renewals* Employee Referral Program (incentive $$)* Free CAC II, CAC III & License Counselor Classes* Free Long-Term Disability* Free Clinical Supervision* Free Life Insurance (three times your annual salary)* Free Sam s Club MembershipAPPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: If you meet the minimum requirements for thisposition, please click on How to Apply to view applicationinformation. You must be registered with Connecting Colorado to view theapplication information (registration is available at no cost).