PACT Lead RN
Posted on: November 21, 2022
Schedule:Tue, 8am-4pm, Wed & Thu 8am-8pm, Fri 8am-4pm
Rate: $78,000 / year
Sign on Bonus :$5000; $1666.66 upon completion of 30 days, $1666.66
upon completion of 6 months, $1666.66 upon completion of 12
The Lead Nurse for the Program for Assertive Community Treatment
(PACT) works as part of a multi-disciplinary team and is
responsible for conducting psychiatric assessments; assessing
physical health needs; making appropriate referrals to community
physicians; coordinating and organizing psychopharmacology
services, and providing management and administration of medication
in conjunction with the psychiatrist; providing a range of
treatment, rehabilitation, and support services; and sharing
shift-management responsibility with other staff. Additionally, the
PACT Lead Nurse supervises the other two nurses on the team in the
area of medical/medication issues.
Provide case management and ongoing assessment for an assigned
group of persons served, including coordinating and monitoring the
activities of the individual treatment team (ITT);
Conduct a comprehensive assessment of psychiatric history, mental
status, and diagnosis; physical and dental health; use of drugs or
alcohol; education and employment; social development and
functioning activities of daily living; and family structure and
Perform shift management in coordination with other PACT shift
Provide on-call crisis intervention
In collaboration with team nurses, manage pharmaceuticals and
In collaboration with team Psychiatrist, coordinate, schedule, and
administer medical assessments of persons served physical health,
make referrals to community physicians and coordinate psychiatric
treatment with medical treatment.
Other duties as required
Response to Covid-19
Vinfen continues to follow the guidelines determined by the Centers
for Disease Control and Prevention, the Massachusetts Department of
Public Health, and the Connecticut Department of Public Health.
Vinfen leadership along with Vinfen's medical staff are closely
monitoring the pandemic on a daily basis and make decisions that
are best for the safety and well-being of the Vinfen community.
Our response to promote safety during the coronavirus includes:
Hiring process conducted via virtual and phone interviews
Virtual New Employee Orientation and Virtual Training
Laptop and iPhone provided for eligible positions
Increased sanitation measures in all programs and group homes
PPE provided to all positions working closely with others
Why Vinfen? We are committed to you! We offer great training, great
benefits, career growth and job security!
Our comprehensive and generous benefits package includes:
A fully funded, employer-sponsored retirement plan that requires no
employee contribution as well as an employee-funded 403(b) plan
Competitive Medical, Dental and Vision plans
Employer-paid Life, Accidental Death & Dismemberment, Short and
Long-Term Disability Insurance
Generous Vacation, Holiday, Personal and Sick Time Benefits
Flexible Spending Reimbursement Accounts (Health and Dependent
Educational Assistance and Remission Programs
$500 Employee Referral Bonus with no annual cap!
Other generous benefits and perks!
Founded in 1977, for 40 years Vinfen has been a leading nonprofit
human services organization that "transforms lives" by building the
capacity of individuals, families, organizations and communities to
learn, thrive and achieve their goals. To learn more about Vinfen,
and/or to apply to this or other Vinfen positions, please visit our
website at www.vinfen.org/careers.
My Job. My Community. My Vinfen.
Vinfen is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants
will receive consideration for employment without regard to race,
color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender
identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or
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Vaccine Mandate Policy
All new employees, interns, and volunteers within Vinfen's
Massachusetts programs will be required to be fully vaccinated (14
days beyond last shot of Pfizer or Moderna or 14 days beyond
receiving a Johnson and Johnson vaccine), or have received the
first shot in a two-dose vaccine (Pfizer or Moderna) with an
appointment scheduled for the second dose. A 2nd dose must be
received within six weeks of hire and the first shot prior to New
Employee Orientation or have an approved exemption for medical or
religious reasons by the first day of employment with Vinfen.
Five years direct experience in clinical program management,
quality improvement & supervision in a mental health setting.
RN in Massachusetts required.
A high school diploma or equivalent is required; Bachelor's degree
preferred. In some cases, experience may be substituted for
atleast21yearsofage,havemaintaineda valid US
driver'slicenseforatleastone yearand mustbe abletopassa
driver'sscreening background check.
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