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Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Behavioral Health - Full Time Perm




Full-time, permanent opportunity for a Behavioral Health LPN in Centreville, Illinois!

Centreville is located just East of St. Louis, Missouri. This city has small-town charm with a big city right around the corner. Competitive pay and full benefits offered!



POSITION TYPE:  Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

LOCATION:  Centreville, IL

JOB TYPE:  Full-Time Permanent

 

SKILLS REQUIRED:



  • 1+ year(s) LPN experience required.


  • Collects subjective and objective data and contributes to the assessment of the patient; documents appropriately in the patient chart.


  • Makes accurate and timely observations and documents changes in the patient's condition in the patient chart. 


  • Retrieves messages and responds to calls from patients, pharmacies, hospitals, nursing homes and other medical offices by use of telephone and computer in a timely manner as delegated by licensed heath care provider (MD, RN, PA, NP)


  • Assists the physician or provider with all examinations and procedures.


  • Keeps the exam rooms clean, disinfected and stocked with necessary supplies.


  • Schedules outpatient tests and procedures at hospitals by telephone in a timely manner; adheres to the referral process of the practice. 


  • Explains tests and preparation as needed for adequate patient education.


  • Reads and follows policies and procedure manuals for the practice. 


  • Administers injections, vital signs, vision and auditory testing as delegated.


  • Distributes required vaccination materials and obtains required authorized signature from patient, parent, or guardian as needed. 


  • Completes patient chart in a thorough and timely fashion. 


  • Maintains flow of patients in accordance with time of appointment in order to avoid delays for the provider and undue waiting for patients.


  • Responsible for compliance with OSHA and safety plans of the practice.  



CERTIFICATION/ LICENSURE:



  • Current licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) required


  • Current BLS (AHA) 



EDUCATION:



  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing required





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Posted
12/17/2020
Salary Range
$31,000.00 - 53,000.00
per Year
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Location
Centreville, IL 62207, US