Foundations Recovery Network (FRN) is the premier provider of integrated treatment for co-occurring addiction and mental health concerns, offering residential and outpatient services nationwide. At each facility, we focus on patient-centered care and an individualized approach, upholding a high standard of innovative treatment and compassionate attention to each patient's needs. We are committed to providing and promoting evidence-based treatment for individuals with co-occurring disorders through clinical services, education, and research. Our purpose is to create lifetime relationships for long-term recovery. Everything we do is designed to support recovery in a comprehensive way, addressing the needs of the whole person-physically, emotionally, mentally, and spiritually. We provide the foundation; you build the life. Located in the serene forest foothills of northern Georgia, Black Bear Lodge is a place of solace and healing for those suffering from addiction and mental health issues. We are a residential treatment center offering a comprehensive, integrated program that addresses the needs of the whole person-mind, body, and spirit. Our system of care is personalized, evidence-based, and research-proven. Patients can self-reflect and find strength for life change amid the beauty of the expansive sky and the natural tranquility that characterizes our location. FRN is currently seeking a Director of Nursing, to oversee the remarkable team of nurses and medical assistants at Black Bear Lodge. The ideal candidate will be able to continuously to inspire, motivate, and cultivate a team of professionals. The Director of Nursing, will lead a very caring and devoted staff of skilled individuals who have proven themselves in the field of co-occurring disorders. Would you like to contribute to the overall health and well-being of our recovering patients on a daily basis? Do you want to be part of a team of passionate individuals, driven by the goal of helping people through life-changing recovery? Do you have the desire to serve as a Brand Ambassador to FRN? If so, then you could be exactly who we're looking for! This position will be located at Foundations Recovery Network's facility, Black Bear Lodge, located in Sautee, Georgia.
Provides physician assistant services to patients and consults with program staff regarding treatment.
Provides addiction medicine, and psychiatric/ or medical evaluation and treatment services
Performs routine addiction medicine evaluations and psychopharmacologic treatment of patients at admission and ongoing, completing documentation of all evaluations and treatment visits on the day of the session and according to RPG documentation requirements. Ensures timely meetings with patients and timely documentation of related notes. Practices according to industry standards for psychopharmacologic treatment. Communicates with attending physicians, psychiatrists, etc. regarding status and treatment of the patient.
2. Performs responsibilities according to clinical and timeliness guidelines, and assimilates and applies performance feedback as directed by Medical Director.
Meets quality expectations of accuracy, completeness, and is responsive to feedback.
Meets timeliness expectations of completing work as scheduled, demonstrating self-paced performance and adjusting priorities as needed.
Professionally and ethically relates to patients and peers at all times.
Participates in weekly staff and clinical meetings.