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Licensed Practical Nurse 1430124

Company: AmericanWork
Location: Savannah
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Job Description:

Licensed Practical NurseLooking to do meaningful work helping others in the community as a Licensed Practical Nurse?AmericanWork, Inc., part of Pathways - one of the largest national providers of accessible, outcome-based behavioral and mental health services, is in search of a compassionate, caring, growth-minded Licensed Practical Nurse.For your passion and dedication as a Licensed Practical Nurse, we offer paid training, career advancement opportunities, medical/dental/vision, PTO, paid holidays, flexible part time or full time flexible schedule and much, much more (read below)! We realize that your growth is paramount to our continued reputation of quality and service excellence, so we are ready to invest in YOU from day one!About your Role:

  • Under general supervision provides direct Nursing care, Medical History Assessments, Nutritional, pain, nursing assessments to consumers to include vital signs, PPD test, and other medical evaluation procedures.
  • Administers medication as ordered by Physician, observes and records patient response, adverse actions.
  • Follows all state and federal laws/regulations and AmericanWork, Inc., policies and procedures regarding the storage, documentation, disposal of medications.
  • Oversees the Patient/Drug Assistance Program from initiation of application, receipt, and storage of these medications, as well as any samples, and keep log in/out up-to-date.
  • Educates consumers on physical health issues, psychiatric treatment, medications, potential side effects and compliance issues.
  • Conducts & documents Bio psychosocial histories, intake of consumers and develops the ISP with the consumer, treatment team and family, if applicable.
  • Assists consumers in establishing and reaching treatment goals related to medication compliance, diet, and other medical issues.
  • Follows all regulations regarding infection control, sharps disposal, hazardous materials.
  • Makes and coordinates medical referrals as clinically indicated, reports medical issues and concerns to physician and other appropriate supervisor.
  • Follows all laws and policies regarding Confidentiality and HIPPA Privacy regulations.Does the Following Apply to You?
    • Must be a licensed nurse in the State of Georgia
    • Must be able to demonstrate an understanding and sensitivity to the diverse and special needs population served.
    • Must possess a valid driver's license in Georgia with a safe driving record and automobile insurancePerks for working Full time at Pathways :
      • 401 K Plan, Medical, Dental, Vision plans
      • Paid Vacation days that increase with tenure after the first year!
      • Separate Paid Sick leave that rolls over each year
      • Paid Holidays
      • Opportunities for advancement in our national company! As we grow, you grow with us!
      • Employee Assistance Program
      • Perks @ Pathways (student loan refinancing, pet insurance, Verizon wireless discount, movie, hotel, concert and sporting event discounts)If you're #readytowork AmericanWork Inc. is #readytohire!Not the job you're looking for?AmericanWork Inc. has a variety of positions in various locations; please go to Learn More About Us:Pathways @ @ is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other protected characteristic.We are an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Keywords: AmericanWork, Savannah , Licensed Practical Nurse 1430124, Healthcare , Savannah, Georgia

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