Licensed Practical Nurse – Psychiatric Adult Unit - FT Night

Research PsychiatricCenter – Kansas City, MO Psychiatric AdultUnit – LPN At Research PsychiatricCenter, above all else, we are committed to the care and improvement of humanlife. Research Psychiatric Center has provided comprehensive behavioralhealth services for more than 25 years to teenagers, adults and seniorsdealing with emotional disorders, mental illness and substance abuse. Are you looking for aplace to make a difference with a healthcare system that offers the bestresources to not only the community, but also its employees? Apply here today! Our 44 bed psychiatricadult unit is tailored to meet the needs of adults 18 and older suffering fromacute emotional or mental disorders, we provide inpatient treatment on both ourAdult Treatment Program wing and our Intensive Treatment Unit to stabilizeindividuals experiencing an acute crisis. We also provide intensiveoutpatient programs for those struggling with emotional or behavioral issues. This level of care may be used as an entry point for treatment or as astep-down following inpatient stabilization. Top 3 reasons whyemployees love this department: * Supportive management * Great teamwork * Ongoing training opportunities Working on the Adult Unit provides theopportunity to make a difference in the lives of our patients while workingwith a great team! About ResearchPsychiatric Center: Our mental healthprograms offer a complete range of acute inpatient, day treatment and communitybased outpatient behavioral healthcare. Our professional staff includespsychiatrists, psychologists, social workers and licensed professionalcounselors, all with special training to care for people with mental, emotionalor behavioral disorders. We are dedicated to helping our patients find theirpath to recovery through therapy, counseling and other treatment methods. Ourtreatment plans are created to fit each patient's individual health needs. Our 100 bed facility isfully accredited by the Joint Commission on Accreditation of HealthcareOrganizations and from the State of Missouri. All hospital based servicesinclude full psychiatric, psychosocial and medical evaluations. Learn more about workingat Research Psychiatric Center: Research Psychiatric Center iscurrently looking for an LPN Responsibilities: * The Licensed Practical Nurse participates indirect patient care, administers medications and helps with guidance ofnon-professional personnel. Provides prescribed medical treatment and personalcare services to psychiatric patients in hospital. Works under the supervisionof the Registered Nurse utilizing the nursing process. Qualifications: * Graduate from an accredited school of nursing * Current LPN licensure from the state ofMissouri. Demonstrated competency in BLSrequired upon hire and maintained * Prefer one year of direct patient experience inan acute care setting
Research Psychiatric Center
Full time
Behavioral & Social Work
Kansas City, MO 64126, US