Location: Danvers, MA
Job ID: 151003-1A
Date Posted: Oct 17, 2018
Lahey Health Behavioral Services is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.
We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.
About the Job
Under the direction of the Program Director and/or Nurse Manager, provides high quality nursing care to
the clients being treated at the facility. Assesses client's physical and psychological condition on an ongoing
basis throughout the continuum of care.
Valid and current Massachusetts licensure as a Registered Nurse, current certification in CPR. Experience
with addiction treatment strongly preferred.
Must demonstrate ability to relate to a substance abuse treatment population in a sensitive manner, an
interest and willingness to work in a multicultural setting and must share a customer service orientation.
Identifies and resolves problems in a timely manner; Uses reason even when dealing with emotional
topics. Manages difficult or emotional client situations; Responds promptly to client needs and maintains
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to use hands to finger, handle,
or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; and talk or hear. The
employee frequently is required to walk. The employee is occasionally required to stand and sit. The
employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job
include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust
Lahey Health Behavioral Services assist patients and families in communities in Greater Boston, the North Shore and the Merrimack Valley. We have assembled a dedicated and compassionate team of colleagues with expertise in multiple issues, including depression, anxiety, trauma, addiction and children’s behavioral health disorders.
Lahey Health sees Behavioral Health as integral to the care of individuals as well as to the health of populations at large. We are dedicated to providing the very best care comprehensive care to our community of patients and their loved ones. It is vitally important to our organization to have achieved top-of-class scores in patient satisfaction surveys.
Join our team in pursuit of compassionate, exceptional care by applying today!
Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans.