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Overnight Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Company: Refresh Mental Health
Location: Tallahassee
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Job Description:

Canopy Cove is a premier eating disorder facility in Tallahassee, FL treating adolescent girls & adult women. We are actively interviewing for a Overnight Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join our outstanding team at our state-of-the-art programs.Schedule: Monday-Thursday 8pm-8amThe LPN at our Residential location provides routine direct and indirect client care. This position helps support the Lead Nurse or staff on the scheduled shift & complete tasks as assigned by the Lead Nurse or tasks that are a part of their job duty. The LPN will support clients within the milieu, observe groups, provide meal support as needed, document in the clients chart/MAR & carry out medical tasks as needed.Benefits: $2,000 Sign On Bonus Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Paid Time Off Continuing Education Opportunities 401K w/ Company Match Short Term Disability, and Life Insurance OptionsQualifications: LPN (License in state of Florida) Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing Phlebotomist's skills preferred but not required. Basic computer knowledge Experience in mental health or eating disorders is preferred but not required Working conditions Canopy Cove Nursing staff will work 12-hour shifts unless otherwise noted by the Lead Nurse. Residential operates 24/7 & therefore we always need staff in-house. Physical requirements Walk up/downstairs Ability to lift 25 lbs.Duties and responsibilitiesCommunicate clearly & appropriately to RN on shift and/or the Lead Nurse regarding changes in a clients medical conditionReceive and handoff report at shift changeAdminister scheduled/PRN medication ordered by physician & accurately document in MAR, in accordance with any state and federal regulations and consistent with facility policyMust demonstrate knowledge of the seven rights of medication administration Follow current standards of hygiene, safety and infection control when handing, storing, and disposing of medicationsSupport and maintain a culture of safety and qualityAssist with admission under supervision of RNProvide medical attention to clients and assess their wellbeingObtain and document blind weight, vital signs & urine specific gravityLab work if applicableDaily client chart checklist, document and notify Lead Nurse with any discrepanciesNotify Lead Nurse of clients medication refill needs when seven days are left Complete inventory of medical supplies and/or stock medicationsProper cleaning and storage of medical equipment following every shift & document Daily temperature check on medication refrigerator, & documentAssist team with daily schedule/assignments within scope of practice Read provider notes & client updates in the EHR at the beginning of every shiftDocument notes during/end of every shift,Email nursing team shift report Assist program staff with tasks such as helping with meal support, milieu, observing groups, bathroom observations & morning/evening routineFollow & implement policies and procedures on every shiftCanopy Cove is a proud member of the Refresh Mental Health networka nationwide network that includes leading, private practices with unique and specialized programs. This relationship allows us to maintain our local leadership and solid reputation in the community. It also enhances our practice with additional resources, infrastructure, and operational support, allowing you to focus on what you do bestproviding exemplary care to your clients.Refresh Mental Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values a diverse workplace. We are committed to building a team that is inclusive of all people, including those of LGBTQIA+ communities, members of all ethnic groups, people with disabilities and medical conditions, foreign-born residents, and veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Refresh is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Keywords: Refresh Mental Health, Tallahassee , Overnight Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Healthcare , Tallahassee, Florida

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