Agency

Agency

LPN

Homestead, Pennsylvania Jobs

15120 Jobs

Resources For Human Development, Inc. Jobs

Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses Jobs

nursing

documentation

analysis

training

education

5/15/2022

Description/Job Summary

The Licensed Practical Nurse working for RHD's CORE Allegheny County program provides medical care primarily to individuals involved in RHD's detoxification services. The LPN will also provide medical services including medication monitoring to all persons involved with services provided by RHD's CORE

BONUSES AVAILABLE:

  • $3,000 Sign-On bonus (50% at day 30; 50% at day 90 after successful completion of the initial observation period)

  • $3,000 Retention Bonus (50% at the completion of 6 months of successful employment; 50% at the completion of 12 months of successful employment)

Responsibilities/Duties

  • Pass medications

  • Maintain nursing documentation and medication records.

  • Follow all agency, MCO, County, State and licensing regulations.

  • Supervise consumers to ensure safety and health of all residents and oversee staff assignments.

  • Review quality assurance of medication monitoring by staff.

  • Assessment of client health and emotional needs.

  • Follow agency protocols for assessment, documentation and reporting or client issues and status.

  • Provide nursing care such as wound care, trach care, diabetic counseling, etc. as needed.

  • Team with staff during crisis intervention to deescalate and re-direct client during periods of emotional distress.

  • Counsel and support clients regarding goals, feelings, and policies of program. Support staff in therapeutic process.

  • Interaction with family members, ICMs (Intensive Case Managers), adjunct staff, and other professionals.

  • Complete assessments as required by written or verbal protocols.

  • Complete blood draws as required and complete requisitions forms for testing.

  • Assist with organization and ordering of medical supplies.

  • Supervise client submission of urine for analysis, complete in office testing and/or complete requisitions for testing at an outside laboratory.

  • Assistance with meals, baths, and cleaning may be required.

  • Attend trainings and other staff meetings

  • Provide training to the staff about medical conditions/considerations that pertain to the population served.

  • Remain awake and alert on all shifts worked

  • Other duties as required by Management.

Required Experience

2 years experience working in drug and alcohol treatment

Experience with MAT

Required Education

LPN license

Required Qualifications

Licensed Practical Nurse with current license.

Valid driver's license.

ACT 33/34 clearance

FBI clearance, as needed

Program Summary

RHD CORE Allegheny County is a DDAP licensed non-hospital residential drug and alcohol treatment program.

Resources for Human Development is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, veteran, or disability status.

Job ID: 4919689403241705378

Agency

Agency

LPN

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Homestead, Pennsylvania, 15120