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Licensed Vocational Nurse *All Shifts Available
LPN - other
Malibu, California
Permanent
Passages Malibu

Passages Malibu

Passages is the industry leader in holistic, non-12 Step drug and alcohol addiction treatment. The innovative and passionate team at Passages have been successfully treating thousands of people dependent on drugs and alcohol. We are looking for dedicated, passionate, and caring people who want to be part of a team that heals, inspires, and changes lives.
$28.00/hour
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Licensed Vocational Nurse *All Shifts Available

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This position works an Alternative Workweek Schedule of 12 hour shifts, 3 days per week alternating with 4 days per week.

Health & Wellness Coordinators is a Licensed Vocational Nurse who assists with patient care and performs Incidental Medical Services, as well as leadership responsibilities. This is a safety-sensitive position.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

Duties may include but are not limited to the following:

Assess client current health condition and identify health problems and/or needs
Perform physical assessment including vital signs of clients in detoxification
Perform Incidental Medical Services
Monitor client detoxification level using the Clinical Institute Withdrawal Assessment (CIWA) scale
Perform instant/rapid read alcohol and drug screens
Complete documentation in the client chart in a thorough, timely, legible, and accurate manner
Assess client for medication side effects, including adverse drug reactions
Assess client barriers to learning
Establish rapport with clients and other caregivers
Assess client throughout their stay to determine their response to care and significant changes in the clients condition
Identify client level of honesty and self-motivation
Report incidents of suspected/known abuse/neglect to the Program Director and comply with all mandatory reporting laws
Carry out care for client safely and effectively in accordance with the client's physician
Ensure all medications are locked safely and retrieved for self-administration by client
Observe and monitor self-administration of medication by clients
Coordinate nutritional screenings to determine client's nutritional needs and to identify clients at risk
Provide safe and effective care for clients identified to be at risk of injury to self or others
Interact with clients in accordance with the goals and interventions outlined in their respective treatment plans and specific needs
Interact appropriately with clients at all times
Communicate effectively with outside physicians and other appropriate parties in order to plan, deliver, and evaluate care
Ensure residents compliance with facility rules and guidelines
Therapeutically confront clients and their family members as indicated
Other duties: This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.

Qualification Guidelines:

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

Knowledge of chemical dependency and psychological disorders
Knowledge of detoxification protocols and related care
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Highly skilled in case management, time management, and crisis intervention
Exceptional customer service skills
Strong computer skills including experience with electronic medical records systems and Outlook
Must be flexible in work hours in order to meet facility needs
Must maintain self-control in volatile or hostile situations, such as when verbally or physically confronted; must be able to set therapeutic limits and maintain therapeutic distance with clients and maintain therapeutic boundaries with clients during treatment and after discharge
Education / Experience / License:

Current, valid License in Vocational Nursing in good standing with the California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians
Current CPR and First Aid certifications
Associate of Science in Nursing or LVN Nursing Certificate from an accredited program
Two years of relevant experience in a medical, mental health care, or substance abuse treatment facility preferred
Current, valid California Driver License with good driving record (as determined by the Company) required
Physical Demands:

Stand and walk for long periods of time throughout facility while carrying and using electronic devices and equipment
Sit for periods of time
Bend, twist, reach frequently
Lift up to 20 lbs. occasionally
Ability to work using a computer for extended periods of time
Ability to recognize faces
Ability to distinguish colors as necessary
Ability to hear sufficiently and speak clearly on the phone, in person, and in the environment, identify and distinguish sounds associated with the workplace
Ability to communicate with others by telephone, email, and personal interaction
Ability to see adequately to read computer screens and written documents necessary to the position
Work Environment:

Fast paced medical environment with moderate noise level
Residential environment with moderate noise level
Exposure to blood-borne pathogens and hazardous waste, such as pharmaceuticals, solvents, chemicals, and cleaning solutions
Other Requirements:

Travel between company locations in Los Angeles and Ventura counties is required as company needs dictate.
This position requires occasional driving as duties dictate, which may include transporting clients.
Must satisfy post-offer, pre-employment conditions such as tuberculosis screening (annually thereafter), background check (including criminal and driving record check), drug screening, reference check. Ongoing monitoring and screenings during employment in accordance with law and company policy.

Requirements
Current, valid License in Vocational Nursing in good standing with the California Board of Vocational Nursing and Psychiatric Technicians
Location
Malibu, California 90265
Specialty
Other
Employment Type
Permanent
Shift Hours
12
Duration
0 weeks
Compensation
$28.00/hour
Start Date
Nov 29th, 2001
Employer
Passages Malibu
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