Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) needed for Sub-acute Residential Detox! - Santa Ana, California - NurseRecruiter.com

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Santa Ana , California, 92704

  • Employer: The Mend of California
  • Profession: Licensed Practical Nurse
  • Specialty: Rehabilitation / Sub-Acute
  • Compensation: $25-30/hr

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Qualified LVN for a Residential Detox Facility
The Mend – Santa Ana, CA (Between Edinger/Warner off Bristol Street)

We are looking for an experienced, compassionate Licensed Vocational Nurse for a 6 bed detox residential facility in Santa Ana, Ca. We are a state licensed sub-acute facility with IMS services provided. The right candidate will be a team player accompanied with leadership skills and a positive attitude with passion for helping recovering individuals. We want a team member who would like to be a part of a network of treatment centers with integrity.

The right candidate should have:

Medical and/or Detox experience in a residential setting (preferably 2 yrs.+)
Valid LVN credentials (able to provide proof of current credentials)
Knowledge of COWS and CIWA assessments and detox medication procedures
An understanding of HIPAA, maintaining strict client confidentiality, HIPAA compliance
A desire to help people change their lives
Impeccable ethics and integrity
Excellent communication skills
The ability to take direction and follow through with assigned tasks and make sound decisions
Willingness to learn and grow both personally and professionally
Computer literacy; working knowledge of KIPU or similar EHR platforms
Ability to maintain appropriate professional boundaries at all times
Cultural sensitivity
Professional appearance, aptitude, and attitude – leading by example for all staff
> Huge Plus would be someone who also enjoys cooking family style meals for no more than six (6) at any given time.
Duties and Responsibilities:

Creating and maintaining a safe, comfortable, and client-focused treatment environment
Coordination of, and assistance with, client activities
Assisting clinical and admissions staff as needed
Medication observation, counts and documentation
Assessments done thoroughly and in a timely manner
Work directly with physician/recovery technicians/support staff to ensure that the clients are stable, comfortable, and progressing through their detox appropriately.
Assist with client rounds every 15 minutes with documentation as needed
Assist the clients with getting to their group and individual appointments on time and prepared
Oversee medical inventory supplies; assuring items are available and operable at all times
Adherence to facility policy and procedures, State & Federal law, and Joint Commission accreditation regulations and standards
Qualifications:

Licensed Vocational Nurse
IV/Blood Withdrawal Certification (preferred)
Current CPR/First Aid Certification (able to get if hired)
If personally in recovery must have at least 2 year of sobriety
If interested, please submit resume with list of professional references and someone from our team will follow-up with eligible candidates.

Benefits: Medical, Vision and Dental Insurance, Vacation, Sick time and Mileage Reimbursement

Available Shifts: Morning 7am-3pm

Job Requirements

1. Medical and/or Detox experience in a residential setting (preferably 2 yrs.+)
2. Valid LVN credentials (able to provide proof of current credentials)
3. IV/Blood Withdrawal Certification (preferred)
4. Current CPR/First Aid Certification (able to get if hired)
5. If personally in recovery must have at least 2 year of sobriety

Location

Santa Ana, California , 92704

Employment Type

Permanent

Compensation

$25-30/hr

Employer

The Mend of California

Date Posted

Apr 28th, 2021

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