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Licensed Practical Nurse 3rd Shift

Pennsylvania Adult & Teen Challenge Rehrersburg, PA
  • Posted: 23 days ago
  • $25 to $30 Hourly
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, Dental

$1,000 sign on bonus for 90 days successful employment with no call outs for full time positions! Shift differential offered in pay rate.

PA Adult and Teen Challenge has a 3rd shift detox LPN opening, for the candidate with a passion for our ministry and a calling to help those struggling with addiction. Shift differential included in pay rates.

Ideal candidates are gifted multi-taskers who are able to competently complete assignments in a high traffic environment where new detox patients can be admitted at any time.

The LPN Detox Nurse will be responsible for:

  • Patient care supervision working primarily in a drug detoxification capacity.
  • Assist in assessment and medical triage of patients.
  • Ongoing care of patients while in detox program.
  • Assist in performing/monitoring patient medication disbursement.
  • Demonstrate respect towards patients, at the same time being firm and directive; supporting them with their personal goals and development.

* 3rd shift is from 10:30pm to 6:30 am

Skills required for the position:

  • Assist in identification of medical, emotional, and social needs of the client throughout the treatment process.
  • Assess medical and psychological problems and report significant findings to the nurse manager and appropriate counselor.
  • Complete initial medical and nutritional assessment, and chemical dependency and suicide history along with charting patient care.
  • Monitoring self-medication program and provide appropriate education to patients in the treatment program.
  • Administer TB tests to patients in accordance with PA Department of Health.·

Job Requirements

  • Must be able to work weekend rotation when needed.
  • Quality care assurance and adhere to all Patient Rights as outlined by PA licensure codes.
  • Must be able to perform physical requirements of the job.
  • Education: LPN
  • Must support the mission and values of the organization
  • Must be comfortable working with an all adult male population
  • If in recovery, 2 years chemical dependency free

Salary

This position is an hourly paid position commensurate with experience. Benefits package included. $1,000 sign on bonus after 90 days of successful employment with no call outs.

Pennsylvania Adult & Teen Challenge

Why Work Here?

Bring Wholeness to the Hopeless!

PA Adult & Teen Challenge (PAATC) is a ministry that offers both a long term faith-based, adult, residential program and detox, short term and outpatient state-licensed treatment programs for men and women struggling with chemical addiction. PAATC is an "equal opportunity employer" and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant on the bases of race, color, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class. PAATC is a parachurch organization, meaning we are supported by the church. Our mission is Christian in nature and we work closely with churches from a variety of denominations. The organization recognizes that employees may hold a wide range of personal beliefs, values and commitments, however the ideal candidate for employment should have an understanding and appreciation for the mission of PAATC.

Address

33 Teen Challenge Road, Rehrersburg PA 19550
Rehrersburg, PA
USA

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