Licensed Practical Nurse - LPN
Company: TrueCore Behavioral Solutions
Posted on: April 19, 2019
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TrueCore Behavioral Solutions is now hiring a Licensed Practical
As an LPN you will deliver quality direct resident care under
appropriate clinical supervision to adolescents with psychiatric or
emotional disorders. You will serve actively and constructively as
a member of our multidisciplinary treatment team and support the
organization's and adolescent program's philosophy of care.
We offer the following benefits:
--- Health Insurance
--- Dental Insurance
--- Paid time off
--- Education assistance or tuition reimbursement Education
requirements --- Graduation from an approved vocational program for
licensed nurses. Qualifications --- Must be 21 years or older.
--- LPN License.
--- Possession of a valid registration as a Licensed Practical
Nurse in the state of Florida. Persons who possess the registration
by waiver must have satisfactorily completed an approved refresher
--- Must possess a driver's license valid in the state of Florida
only if the operation of a vehicle, rather than employee mobility,
is necessary to perform the essential duties of the position.
Responsibilities --- Take patient temperature, blood pressure,
pulse, respiration, height and weight, and record results on
--- Administer first aid to patients in instances of sudden illness
or accident until a staff physician arrives.
--- Chart patient care and treatment measures.
--- Assist with the setting up of equipment used for various
--- Assist a Registered Nurse in preoperative and post- operative
care and specialized psychiatric treatment.
--- Report changes in temperature, pulse, respiration, and other
patient conditions to a Registered Professional Nurse or a
--- Assist patients with braces and prosthetic devices.
--- Dispense medication as indicated.
--- Evaluate the positive and/or negative effects of medications on
--- Perform routine assigned nursing procedures such as bathing,
dressing and feeding patients, and making beds.
--- Collect & label urine, sputum, and other specimens from
--- Gather information for the preparation of inventory records,
such as amounts of drugs, linens, medical, and other supplies.
--- Position patients according to prescribed practices and the
nursing care plan and assist patients with simple exercises.
--- Notify the physician or supervisor as to any conditions of the
patient requiring medical attention.
--- Observe patients closely for reaction to drugs, treatment, any
other unusual conditions.
--- Counsel patients concerning their medications by utilizing
medication fact sheets.
--- Account for narcotics, barbiturates, and other accountable
drugs before each shift.
--- Prepare supplies for sterilization.
--- Requisition, maintain, and account for medical supplies, tools,
--- Instruct nonprofessional resident care personnel on their
medically related job duties and follow up on their performance
--- Assist with the admission, discharge, and transfer of
--- Interpret rules and regulations to other staff, patients,
members of patients' families, and visitors.
--- Keep accurate medical records.
--- Prepare accurate factual reports.
--- Participate and involve patient in goal planning sessions.
--- Teach patient education classes in areas of physical health
care, good grooming and hygiene, and personal appearance.
TrueCore Behavioral Solutions operates residential facilities for
youth who have been ordered by the court into juvenile justice
facilities. The company boasts a 20-year history of providing
services to at-risk youth, helping young people discover their true
core potential to lead productive and rewarding lives.
For more information click "Apply now".
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