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Licensed Practical Nurse - midnight shift

Guest House, Inc. Lake Orion ,MI
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

We are seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse - Midnight Shift to join our team! You will be responsible for delivering high quality care to our clients.

​Responsibilities

  • Client health services – assure clients are capable of participation in the program and have the services and knowledge need to improve their health.

  • Assist RN with assessing health status of new admissions by means of client interview and review of previous medical records.

  • Assist RN with establishing client treament plan within 24 hours of admission.

  • Review and complete confidentiality forms, releases, etc., with client.

  • Ensure that the Medical Director is notified of a new admission and that medications are handled per program procedures

  • Assist RN with healthcare plan addressing client’s current issues.

  • Ensure that the Medical Director’s orders are carried out for additional testing and treatment.

  • Obtain specimens to be sent to the laboratory for assessment purposes.

  • Administer medications to clients with direction from Medical Director and in accordance with program procedures.

  • Maintain accurate client data and progress notes in electronic medical record.

  • Attend clinical and support staff meetings where client health issues are reported.

  • Monitor clients for adherence to dietary and exercise plans.

  • Verify that client aftercare health needs are assessed prior to discharge.  Ensure that recommendations and instructions are included in the aftercare plan and in the discharge summary.

Qualifications:

  • Current State of MI LPN license.  Minimum of two (2) years successful experience as a licensed practical nurse, preferably in a CARF accredited facility.  Current CPR/AED Certification.  Familiarity with medical software and equipment.  Experience in chemical dependency and addiction treatment preferred. Ability to build rapport with clients.  Compassionate and caring demeanor.  Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Company Description
Guest House is recognized as the first North American provider of residential addiction treatment programs for Catholic clergy and religious, providing care since 1956.

Our Mission: to provide the information, education, treatment and care needed to assure that Catholic clergy, men and women religious, and seminarians suffering from alcoholism, addictions and other behavioral health conditions have the best opportunity for quality recovery and overall health and wellness.

To find more information about Guest House, please visit our website at: GuestHouse.org

Guest House, Inc.

Why Work Here?

Nonprofit, mission-oriented Catholic organization

Guest House is recognized as the first North American provider of residential addiction treatment programs for Catholic clergy and religious, providing care since 1956. Our Mission: to provide the information, education, treatment and care needed to assure that Catholic clergy, men and women religious, and seminarians suffering from alcoholism, addictions and other behavioral health conditions have the best opportunity for quality recovery and overall health and wellness. To find more information about Guest House, please visit our website at: GuestHouse.org

Address

1601 Joslyn Rd.
Lake Orion, MI
USA

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