The Registered Nurse ensures that the medical needs of each patient are being attended to while promoting a positive environment for care. In addition, the RN is responsible for assessing and providing care in an inpatient environment for individuals with Mental Health challenges with or without co-occurring substance use disorders. The RN collaborates with the Medical Director, clinical staff, and other team members to ensure the nursing components of the organization are appropriately supported.
Perhaps more so than any other position, your role is critical to ensuring that each patient has a positive experience at Turning Winds. The Resident Advisor spends the most time with each patient from day to day. The Resident Advisor provides mentoring and coaching to the patients/students at Turning Winds.