Merakey is currently seeking a PRN LPN [as needed Licensed Practical Nurse] to join our Merakey Behavioral health division in Nazareth, PA.
Pay rate: $23.53 per hour
The LPN will ensure standard precautions, incident management/critical event reporting and storage and safety policies and procedures are followed. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following.
Provide quality, recovery focused, and holistic care to the individuals in the program
Ensures the physical health needs of those in the program are met, including assessing and evaluating health concerns, dispensing medication, and providing health education
The LPN works closely with the program psychiatrist
ABOUT MERAKEY'S BEHAVIORAL HEALTH DIVISION
Merakey offers a continuum of care in behavioral health (includes mental health and addictive diseases), integrating services in both community and site-based settings. These services provide a wide range of recovery focused treatment, services, and supports for children and adults.
Site/Clinic Based Services
The Center for Hope
Parent Child Interaction Therapy (PCIT)
Parents and Children Together (PACT)
Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP)
Psychiatric/Socialization Rehabilitation for Hope
Residential Services for Children and Adults
Community Based Services
Assertive Community Treatment (ACT) and Forensic Assertive Community Treatment (FACT)
Behavioral Health Rehabilitation Services (BHRS)
Case Management / Recovery Coaching
Community Health Liaison (CHL)
Community and School Based Behavioral Health (CSBBH)
Substance Use Disorder Services
Dual Diagnosis Treatment Team (DDTT)
Family Based Mental Health Services
Therapeutic Family Care
Foster Care Plus
Student Assistance Program (SAP)
Supports for Permanency (SFP)
For more information on each individual service, please visit: https://www.merakey.org/services-behavioral-health.html
Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education provider offering a breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities across the country.
We leverage our size and expertise to develop innovative solutions and new models of care to meet the needs of individuals, their families, public and private healthcare funders and community partner organizations.
We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential.
With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, Michigan, Texas, California, and Tennessee.
Merakey is an Equal Opportunity Employer!
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Requisition # 51896
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Graduate of accredited LPN nursing program.
Current license as LPN in Commonwealth of PA.
Must be able to work with adults with mental disorders.
Must have minimum of one year experience with adults.
Must attend required pre-service and ongoing trainings.
Must provide proof of LPN certification renewals.