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Position: Assertive Community Treatment Team

Status: Full-Time

Location: Wilmington, NC

Education and Experience Requirements: Active RN/LPN License in NC and one year of experience working with Adult MH population

Position Responsibilities:

  • Manages the medication system in conjunction with the psychiatrist, administers and documents medication treatment;
  • Manages a secure medication room to support the dispensing of medications, which includes both oral and intramuscular psychotropic medications for beneficiaries in need of such support;
  • Screens and monitors the beneficiary for medical problems and side effects;
  • Engages in health promotion, prevention and education activities;
  • Develop strategies to maximize taking medications as prescribed (example reviewing home environment to find cues to remind beneficiary to take medications; work with beneficiary and psychiatric care provider to scale back the number of times medications are taking each day);
  • Communicating and coordinating services with other medical providers; and
  • Educating the team in monitoring psychiatric symptoms and medication side-effects.