Job details

Licensed Practical Nurse – Elizabethtown

at Recovery Works-Elizabethtown
Location Elizabethtown, KY
Category Clerical / Service
Job Type Per Diem

Description

Function: To administer and coordinate medical services necessary for all clients within the Facility; assist and be responsible for clients during appointments. To promote Performance Improvement and service delivery that is aligned with the agency’s primary mission.

 

 

Tasks and Responsibilites:

 

  1. Schedule appointments necessary for psychological testing, doctor’s appointments, dental, and eye doctor appointments.
  2. Maintain and keep updated all medical records and documentation pertaining to the clients.
  3. Assist as needed in transport of clients to necessary appointments.
  4. Maintain contact with community medical personnel.
  5. Responsible for medical charts for non-prescribed and prescription medication.
  6. Shall assist in the development and revision of policies and procedures for medication compliance.
  7. Provide training for staff development specific to health care needs i.e. CPR, First Aid, Blood Pressure, etc.
  8. Assist DON in purchasing of medical supplies.
  9. Monitor all detoxification clients and initiate appropriate medical response to detoxification symptoms.

 

 

Minimum Qualifications:  Licensed Practical Nurse

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