DATE POSTED: 3/5/2013 JOB TITLE: ADMISSIONS NURSELOCATION: BARBARA MCINNIS HOUSE, JEAN YAWKEY PLACE, 780 ALBANY STREET, BOSTON, MA 02118HOURS: FULL-TIME, 40 HOURS PER WEEK; MONDAY -- FRIDAY 8 -- 4:30REPORTS TO: DIRECTOR BARBARA MCINNIS HOUSE Summary of Position: The Admissions Nurse/Floater has administrative and clinical responsibility for screening referrals, assessing the appropriateness of admissions to the Respite Program, and supporting the Respite team nurses as needed during the admissions process. Responsibilities include, ensuring that all referrals are responded to in a timely and professional manner, that admissions are planned and coordinated with the appropriate administrative and clinical staff. The Admissions Nurse/Floater will support clinical and administrative actions required for patient assessments, nursing documentation, administering medications, treatments and overall nursing care of patients in accordance with organizational policies and with BHCHP standards of professional nursing practice.This position reports directly to the Director of the Respite Programs and works closely with the Medical Director, Director of Nursing and Staff Psychiatrist as well as key clinical and non-clinical personnel in ensuring the smooth and timely admission of patients to the Respite program.Qualifications:• Licensed as a RN in the Commonwealth of MassachusettsMinimum of 5 years experience working as a licensed RN• Strong clinical skills• Previous experience working with homeless persons desired• Previous hospital experience desired• Strong interpersonal skills• Strong organizational skills• Strong computer skills requiredBHCHP employees that are interested in this position should notify Human Resources in writing within 10 days of posting date.If you are interested in this position please forward your resume and cover letter to Human Resources, BHCHP, 780 Albany Street, Boston, MA 02118 via e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; or, fax to: (857) 654-1095. Put Admissions RN in the subject line.An Equal Opportunity Employer. Location: Boston,MA This is at a non-profit organization.Principals only. Recruiters, please don't contact this job poster.Please, no phone calls about this job!Please do not contact job poster about other services, products or commercial interests.