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  • Gather information about the consumer’s psychological, physiological, sociological, cultural, nutritional, and spiritual status through interviews with the patient, family, case manager, and/or designated power of attorney.
  • Collaborates with a team to include consumer, family, health care provider, (medical or mental health) case/care manager, and non-licensed staff to develop a person-centered plan of care for the consumer
  • Develops and implements educational plans and/or goals to assist the consumer in achieving maximum health care benefits.
  • Promotes and provides consumer safety through established nursing care processes, the scope of service, and/or regulatory components to include medication storage, medication reconciliations, medication administration, and measuring medication compliance of the patient.
  • Responds to and report any changes in the consumer’s condition in a timely manner, documenting any changes in the patient intervention and goals within 24 hours.
  • Stays informed of state and federal regulations and compliance related to the nursing practice of designated work areas including but not limited to behavioral/mental health, developmental disabilities, youth services, and home health care services.
  • Documents nursing assessments and interventions utilizing Credible
  • Provides follow-up and feedback to the patient/client related to their health care concerns and problems.
  • Administer medication and treatments under the supervision and orders of the Physician and/or Nurse Practitioner and document the administration and treatment immediately after rendering.
  • Provides the Physician and/or Nurse Practitioner with medical/nursing information related to the patient’s clients’ response to medications and/or treatments including but not limited to side effects of medications.
  • Advocates for the consumer through the reporting and follow-up on patient/client health care issues and concerns.
  • Assist the psych department in developing, evaluating, and revising nursing policies and procedures.
  • Maintaining and facilitating HIPAA compliance/Privacy laws Supports Wellness HealthCare’s mission, vision, and value statement other related duties and


  • Graduate of an accredited/approved school of Nursing
  • A minimum of 2 years of recent nursing experience as a licensed nurse in the relevant area including mental/behavioral health, developmental disability, youth/adolescent services, working with the elderly, and/or home care experience
  • Current RN licensure in DC
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Electronic Health Records experience (iCams/Credible preferred)

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