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LVN - Full Time

Company: Comprehensive Treatment Centers
Location: Riverside
Posted on: November 21, 2022

Job Description:

Overview:
Riverside Comprehensive Treatment Center, located in Riverside, CA is part of Acadia Healthcare's Comprehensive Treatment Centers, the leading provider of medication-assisted treatment in the nation. Our nursing team provides compassionate, high quality safe and efficient medication dispensing to patients that are seeking recovery from Opioid Use Disorder. - -??Our Benefits??Medical, dental, and vision insuranceAcadia Healthcare 401(k) planPaid vacation and sick time Opportunity -for growth that is second to none in the industry -Your Job as an LVN:The LVN is instrumental in our patient's treatment and recovery from opioid use disorder. LVNs provide high quality, safe and efficient dispensing of doses of medication to patients under the direction of the Medical Director or Physician. The LVN is responsible for thorough, accurate reporting and documentation of the patient's symptoms, responses and progress. -Shift hours are early mornings Monday - Friday, 4:45 AM - 1:30 PM, allowing you to enjoy a great work/life balance. Some Saturdays are included, 6:45 AM - 10:45 AM. -??Additional Benefits of Joining our Nursing Team??Lower stress environment working in our medication dispensaryNo heavy lifting of patients/no bedsideStable shifts and scheduleEarly morning hoursBe a part of helping others in a recovery environmentHolidays offPaid training -Your Responsibilities as an LVN:Works under the supervision of the Medical Director and the Clinic Director;Maintains practical nursing professional standards of care;Prepares and administers medication as ordered by the Medical Director or Program Physician accurately and in a timely manner, maintains accurate accounting of all medication received (from supplier) and dispensed (to the patients);Charts medication administration in nurse's notes accurately and in a timely manner, documents nursing care provided, maintain appropriate records related to patient's progress and activities accurately and in a timely manner;Responsible for the safekeeping of all medication stock and the records required by the DEA, FDA, and ADP;Dedicates a minimum of 90 percent of regularly scheduled work hours to activities directly related to the administration of medication; the remaining 10 percent of regularly scheduled work hours will be dedicated to other activities as assigned by the Medical Director or Clinic Director;Responsible for urine collection and processing, reading test results as ordered by Program Physicians and the completion of all forms involved in these procedures

Qualifications:
Your Skills and Qualifications as an LVN:Graduation from an accredited school of nursingPrefer 1 year nursing experience in behavioral health, outpatient treatment program, or addiction recovery fieldTraining or experience treating patients with MAT (medication assisted treatment) highly preferredThere must be no history of alcohol or other drug misuse for a period of three years before employmentLicenses/Certifications: -Current LVN license in the state of California

Keywords: Comprehensive Treatment Centers, Riverside , LVN - Full Time, Other , Riverside, California

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