Licensed Practical Nurse (Full-Time Third Shift)
Company: Pyramid Healthcare, Inc.
Location: East Stroudsburg
Posted on: February 24, 2021
Deliverables/Principal Results Expected * Properly instructs and
guides chemical dependency technicians in client care
responsibilities andassignments.* Orientation of new employees to
unit specific policies and procedures, positive and offers
constructivefeedback and direction to students/interns on the
unit,* Conveys accurate information in supportive and courteous
manner to unit nursing and tech staff.* Seeks out supervision and
direction from physician, completion of nursing assessments-under
thedirection of the RN, transfers, discharges, treatment plans,
progress notes, medication reconciliation,medication
administration, vitals, knowledge of detox protocols, assisting
medical doctor as needed,provide medical lectures.* Report any
unusual occurrences to nurse supervisor/program director promptly,
ensure room assignmentsare appropriate to clients' needs, attend
and actively participate in departmental staff meetings.* Maintain
medical equipment in proper working order; maintain confidentiality
and proper boundaries.* Team builder, ability to drive continuous
improvement projects, confidentiality, multitasker,
decisive,excellent problem-solving/trouble-shooting skills,
teacher, cooperative within the team framework* Other duties as
assigned.Technical Competencies Able to effectively meet the needs
of the client, positive relationships with internal andexternal
customers and contributing to the success of the corporation.
Strong background in D&A and Co-occurring Disorders, knowledge
of HIPAA laws, Confidentiality, state licensing regulations, CPR,
AED and FirstAid, Other Trainings As Required.Job-related
Behavioral CharacteristicsDemonstrates professionalism, leadership,
confidentiality, strong social communication skills,
time-management,organized. Must possess skills to communicate
effectively and interact well with people of diverse
backgrounds.Excellent oral and written communication and
interpersonal skills. Ability to problem solve by gathering
andanalyzing information, working well in an individual/ group
problem solving situation, and showing initiative inproblem
solving. Maintains professionalism and does not show favoritism.
Maintains consistency with clients, staff,visitors, and the public.
Ability to handle a crisis situation and react appropriately.
Flexibility and adaptable. Abilityto make decisions in an objective
and ethical manner. Calm and decisive in crisis situations. Ability
to sustain ateam environment, drive continuous improvement
projects, confidentiality, excellent problem-solving skills
andexcellent communicator within the team
framework.EOERequirementsEducation, ExperienceCurrent LPN license
in state of practice.Knowledge of continuous improvement
techniques. Awareness and understanding of regulating bodies
(CARF,Office of Mental Health, DDAP).BenefitsMedical, Vision,
Dental, Life401K with company matchPaid time offEmployee
Recognition ProgramsAnd more!
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