Registered Nurse - MAT

Why Work For Us?

Columbia Wellness is proud to be a company of real people committed to quality. We are focused on building a better future in mental health and behavioral healthcare. We have established a strong referral base in the community and we are invested in our clinical growth. We offer generous training opportunities, free supervision, and a large spectrum of programs in which you can work. Columbia Wellness is located in-between two major cities, Seattle and Portland. By working with us you get the best of both small town and big city life. You're close to the beach, the mountains, the quiet and the city life. If you're looking for a place to call home and build a career, join our team at Columbia Wellness.

If you want to make a difference that matters, then we want to hear from you. Together we can do more.

Some of What You'll Do:

The MAT Team Nurse performs ongoing assessment, intakes, evaluations, triage, teaching, inductions, stabilizations, and monitoring of clients in the MAT treatment program.  Other duties include: medication management and assisting the Chief Medical Officer with medical policies and procedures; the use of sound clinical judgment in decision making; patient care assessment, advocate patient care goals as voiced by the patient as a major part of his/her treatment and recovery; document and communicate nursing care to others on care team; provide education for patients and/or families; meets documentation requirements in the client medical record; act as liaison between clients and providers.  Assist in the primary care of clients within the MAT treatment program, and facilitate support and services provided at other settings.  Collaborates with team members within the organization, outside referral sites, and with providers/staff from addiction/healthcare settings throughout the state/region.

What We Require:

?  Associate's degree in Nursing, Bachelor's degree preferred.

?  Current WA Nursing license required

?  MHP/MHS eligible,preferred

?  2 or more years of psychiatric nursing experience, withdrawal management, and/or community-based nursing experience.

?  Candidate should possess strong nursing assessment skills

Salary: $38.50 per hour

This position is a part of a union (OPEIU Local 11)

We are proud to be able to not only offer competitive compensations but also a benefit package that our employees love.

We offer all permanent full-time employees:

  • Medical, Dental and Vision paid in full for the employee and their family
  • Long term disability and life insurance paid for by the employer
  • 5% of gross pay put into a retirement plan by the employer. Immediately vested, no match requirement.
  • 9 paid holidays and 1 paid floater per year.
  • 8 hours of sick leave per month
  • 3 weeks of paid vacation in the 1st year of employment, 4 weeks after the first year and 5 weeks after 4 years.
  • 3 pay increases within the first year of employment

*NO Phone Calls Please!

Columbia Wellness is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Visit our website: www.columbiawell.org to learn more about our organization.

Columbia Wellness is a private nonprofit organization that has been serving the community for over 60 years!