Clinical Nurse, LPN

  • Lower Eastside Service Center
  • $47,670.00 - 62,050.00 / Year *
  • 21 Warren St, New York, NY 10007
  • Full-Time
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BASIC FUNCTION: Provides triage nursing and dispenses medication to consumers.

MAJOR DUTIES:

* Dispenses physician prescribed, non-Methadone and Methadone medications.
* Reports to the disciplinary team on medical/clinical consumer in response to treatment protocols.
* Develops and conducts health maintenance and educational groups on issues such as hygiene, nutrition and substance abuse.
* Assesses medical/clinical needs of consumers, writes progress notes, provides input to Directors, Medical Director, Counselors or Psychiatrist and participates in the treatment planning of the consumer.
* Conducts initial medical assessment on new admissions.
* Reviews and conducts internal audits of medical charts to ensure compliance with regulatory guidelines.
* Provides emotional support to consumers as appropriate.
* Fills in for other nurses who are on leave.
* Performs other duties as assigned from time to time.

QUALIFICATION - EDUCATIONAL AND PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

LPN plus 2 year related experience. Understanding of substance abuse and/or Methadone treatment. Multi-culturally sensitive to the needs of consumers in treatment.

SCHEDULE: Full-Time Tuesday-Friday, 6AM-2PM or 7:30am-3:30pm and Saturdays 7AM-12:30PM

LOCATION: 46 East Broadway, NY, NY 10002

To join our diverse team, please include a cover letter and salary requirements with your resume/application submission.

EEO Minorities/Women/Disabled/Vets


Associated topics: licensed, licensed practical nurse, licensed vocational, med surg, nurse i, nurse ii, nurses, practical nurse lpn, vocational, vocational nurse


* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.