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Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) NIGHTS

Monarch Shores Recovery is dedicated to helping people overcome their struggles with substance abuse. Our centers are staffed with experts who utilize tried and true methods to help every person’s addiction story end with a sobriety that is sustainable. We at Monarch Shores Recovery understand that every person’s journey into addiction is unique.

If you believe that you have the experience and drive to assist people on their journey to sobriety, Monarch Shores Recovery may be the perfect place for you. We pride ourselves on having a complete and diverse staff that utilizes their skills to help provide a high-quality treatment experience.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE LICENSED VOCATIONAL NURSE:

  • Initial Detox treatment plan generation and discharge planning instructions.
  • Adherence to facility policy and procedures, State and Federal law.
  • The Licensed Vocation Nurse (LVN) will consult with the physician regarding patient health care plans and treatment.
  • The Licensed Vocation Nurse (LVN) participates in diagnostic test orders to help providers identify and assess the patient’s clinical problems and health care needs.
  • Complies with medical records policies regarding the complete and accurate documentation of patient care. Initiates and maintains required records and legal documents.
  • Collaborates with the clinical team regarding the patient’s treatment, health and illness prevention.
  • Maintains and reviews patients records, charts and other pertinent information.
  • Administers medications, provides vaccinations and renders treatment to clients.
  • The Licensed Vocation Nurse (LVN) communicates with providers, RN’s, LVN’s, and medical professionals ensuring a continuum of care for each client.
  • Responds to inquiries, concerns and complaints from clients and their parents, spouses or guardians as needed.
  • Oversees and maintain the tracking of medical supplies and inventory.
  • Observes and record client behavior as needed or directed.
  • Observes and recording patients’ behavior.
  • The Licensed Vocation Nurse (LVN) conducts nurse to nurse communications with hospitals in the event a client is sent out, ensuring all discharge paperwork is received upon arrival back to the facility.
  • Coordinates with physicians and other healthcare professionals for creating and evaluating customized care plans.
  • In order to provide emotional and psychological support to the patients and their families, LVN’s create harmonious environment.
  • Maintains reports of patients’ medical histories, and monitoring changes in their condition.
  • Checks the stock inventory on a regular basis for maintaining the inventory level, and placing orders if required and designated by the DON.
  • Adheres with the protocols, norms, rules and regulations in order to maintain complete medical records.
  • Provides instant care during medical emergencies, like accidents, burns, heart attacks and or strokes etc.
  • Keeps an eye on each and every aspect of patient care that includes physical activity.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 3-5 Years of nursing experience, preferably in the chemically dependent population but not required.
  • Past experience working with medical records is a plus.
  • Valid Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) license in the state of California.
  • Ability to explain treatments and conditions to clients of all ages.
  • Working knowledge of healthcare laws and regulations.




PI145928211

Posted
09/15/2021
Type
Full time
Location
San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675, US