Part-Time Licensed Vocational Nurse (Santa Ana, CA)

Part-Time Licensed Vocational Nurse

(Part-Time) Reporting to the Nurse Manager, the LVN is responsible for assessing and monitoring the client's on-going addiction, recovery, and medical needs. The position collaborates with the interdisciplinary team members to coordinate addiction and recovery treatment with medical treatments.

SCHEDULE:

  • Variable

REQUIREMENTS:

EDUCATION/CREDENTIALS:

  • Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) registered with the CA BBS.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Two (2) years' experience; preferably in substance abuse treatment and/or with adolescents, preferred.

KNOWLEDGE/SKILLS/ABILITIES:

  • Maintain current licensure/certification including CPR, First Aid, and Medication Management.
  • Maintain professional boundaries with staff and clients.
  • Provide general nursing care services and administers medications.
  • Use professional nursing processes, including assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation, while carrying out nursing responsibilities.
  • Assess the health care needs of clients through a variety of routine interdisciplinary assessments, and develops, implements, and evaluates individualized nursing and health care plans accordingly.
  • Respond to emergency health care needs of the clients.
  • Perform health screenings of clients.
  • Collect and record data specific to the health status of clients.
  • Collaborate to develop nursing guidelines/protocols for medical and healthcare needs.
  • Monitor and clinically directs special programs such as infection control and medication management.
  • Participates in interdisciplinary planning meetings and recommends changes in nursing and healthcare programs and/or in the care of clients.
  • Must maintain a valid CA Drivers' License, have proof of automobile insurance and maintain a safe driving record based on Phoenix House policy.

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Job Location: Santa Ana, CA

Job ID: 37