Part time oppty to join the CBHC team, flex schedules, generous benefits!
Licensed Practical Nurse
Crisis Services and Recovery
LPN to provide services at Crisis Services or the Recovery Unit on a full time basis, and availability to cover various shifts.
1.FL LPN License; prefer minimum two years nursing experience, and experience working in a psychiatric setting.
2.Knowledge of recovery is an asset.
3.Excellent clinical assessment and documentation skills required to ensure accurate progress notes and treatment plans.
4.Strict consumer confidentiality is required.
5.Requires strong computer skills in order to enter and retrieve information in an electronic medical record.
6.LPN must demonstrate excellent verbal and written communication skills in order to positively communicate with consumers, clinical team members, caregivers and community representatives.
1.Does physical examinations under the review of an RN. Provides nursing care; discusses medical changes with the consumer; performs blood pressure checks; gives injections; provides medication and diagnosis-related information to consumers and answers questions as appropriate.
2.Takes calls from consumers and insures that consumers are provided with proper information, appointments, and/or prescription refills.
3.Reviews consumer's medical charts and transcribes and/or prepares prescription documents for doctor's or ARNP's review and signature.
4.Maintains comprehensive and timely documentation.
5.LPNs provide work direction to Behavioral Health Technicians.
6.Can handle other duties when needed; transports, directing patient care, helping on the floor.
Charlotte Behavioral Health Care is an Equal Opportunity Employer. In compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, Charlotte Behavioral Health Care will provide reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities and encourages both prospective and current employees to discuss potential accommodations with the employer.
CBHC is offering your next great job opportunity, and a work environment that strives to provide high quality, compassionate, cost effective health care services to the individuals and families we serve. We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, (including generous retirement plan), and flexible work schedules.
"Committed to restoring hope & changing lives..."
Charlotte Behavioral Health Care is a Drug Free Workplace pursuant to the Drug Free Workplace Program under Florida's Workers' Compensation Law.
Charlotte Behavioral Health Care is the leading local community mental health & substance abuse provider in Punta Gorda, and with other locations in Port Charlotte, Sarasota, DeSoto and North Port.
Charlotte Behavioral Health Care