Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Company: Discovery Behavioral Health
Posted on: May 9, 2022
The LPN works in a dynamic multidisciplinary team providing
treatment services according to the Discovery Behavioral Health
**This position offers a $1,000 sign on bonus**
Ensures all orders from physician/psychiatrist are carried out and
any information about clients and their wellbeing is promptly and
clearly communicated to physician/ psychiatrist and in treatment
Follows and implements the Nursing Care Plan.
Follows orders from charge nurse, director of nursing, physician
Dispenses medication as prescribed.
Counts narcotics each day, logs appropriately.
Performs primary first aid and determines need for physician
Performs vital signs.
Performs weekly blood draws, where applicable.
Maintains NG tube when needed.
Completing waived test for glucose monitoring, UA, Drug screen, and
Responsible to ensure all the medications needed by the clients are
ordered appropriately and available in the facility.
Manages and orders supplies and keeps a fully stocked and
operational nursing station.
Ensures all medications have consent forms. Ensures all the orders
on shift are carried out and documented appropriately for each
Manages client's medical needs including schedule appointments,
complete referral/ prior authorizations for medical treatments and
tests as indicated.
Supports client during admission processes. This may include
checking in client belongings, acclimating client to the program
Provides milieu management throughout the treatment experience and
communicates with all team members.
Supervises and supports clients on community outings, when
Objectively and accurately documents client progress on a daily
Assesses clients suicidality and possibility of danger to self or
This is a full time overnight position that will work 6:00pm -
6:30am at one of our residential/inpatient programs.
Completion of a LVN/LPN or equivalent.
Holds a current LVN/LPN license in good standing or equivalent.
One year experience preferred working in mental health or eating
Blood draw certificate preferred.
Obtain CPI certification within 90 days of hire.
Obtain CPR, AED, and First Aid certification within 90 days of
Obtain ServSafe certification within 90 day of hire.
Must possess a current Driver's License in good standing
We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free
workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing. -All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, or national
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