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The LPN is responsible for overall medical department functions, including person served evaluation and assessment necessary for coordination of medical/psycho/social treatment plan, medication assessment and administration, vital signs and medical management of co-occurring disorders.
Monitor and maintain all aspects of persons served medical needs.
Maintain internal and external agency relationships.
Ensure that all documentation is accurate, complete, and informative regarding the person served care.
If “as needed” (on-call) status, meet all “as needed” (on-call) position requirements to remain eligible for work.
Degree of nursing and a valid state registered nurse license to practice within profession is required.
Experience: Two years of experience in a substance abuse treatment facility desired.
Skills: CPR certificate required. Must have sensitivity to special circumstances of substance abuse treatment setting. Ability to interact with staff and individuals of diverse populations required. Ability to articulate and actively support the mission of the organization to various audiences. Demonstrated ability and willingness to be flexible and change based on resident demand and/or accreditation regulations. A recovering individual must have at least 5 years sobriety with current evidence of social and emotional stability.