At Phoenix House, change is something we
embrace every day as part of our values to deliver exceptional care. Phoenix
House provides individualized, holistic drug and alcohol addiction treatment,
with a legacy spanning nearly 50 years. We are passionate about healing
individuals, families and communities challenged by substance use disorders and
related mental health conditions. Phoenix House supports the mission through a
holistic approach that focuses on the distinct mental, physical, and social
needs of every person; innovation of best-in-class and evidence-based
prevention, treatment, and recovery programs; and, the promotion of greater
understanding of addiction. Our devoted staff are committed to treating the
whole personand come from all fields.
We operate personalized, strength-based,
gender-responsive programs while living the values and being accountable for
our commitments. Being introspective and becoming part of the solution is
integral to every interaction and person we touch. As One Phoenix House we
believe in having fun along the way embracing progress not perfection as
our journey continues.
Phoenix House Venice Beach provides
residential and outpatient services for adult men who struggle with alcohol,
marijuana, and other substance use disorders. Our evidence-based treatment
approach delivers a superior level of care focusing on strength to meet each
persons unique needs.
Group therapy, individual counseling, and a
variety of other wellness focused services are offered to those who are
striving to overcome addiction, reunite with family, and live a life free from
addiction. A wide range of group sessions are offered that address recovery
dynamics, relapse prevention, life skills, trauma, and anger management.
At Phoenix house, we empower people to
experience their personal strengths and help them discover new ways to manage
the mental, physical, and emotional aspects of addiction so they can live a
(Full-Time) Reporting to the Nursing
Supervisor, the LVN is responsible for assessing and monitoring the clients
on-going addiction, recovery, and medical needs. The position collaborates with
the interdisciplinary team members to coordinate addiction and recovery
treatment with medical treatments.
Vocational Nurse (LVN) registered with the CA BBS.
years experience; preferably in substance abuse treatment and/or with
current licensure/certification including CPR, First Aid, and Medication
professional boundaries with staff and clients.
general nursing care services and administers medications.
professional nursing processes, including assessment, planning, implementation,
and evaluation, while carrying out nursing responsibilities.
of routine interdisciplinary assessments, and develops, implements, and
evaluates individualized nursing and health care plans accordingly.
emergency health care needs of the clients.
health screenings of clients.
record data specific to the health status of clients.
to develop nursing guidelines/protocols for medical and healthcare needs.
clinically directs special programs such as infection control and medication
in interdisciplinary planning meetings and recommends changes in nursing and
healthcare programs and/or in the care of clients.
a valid CA Drivers License, have proof of automobile insurance and maintain a
safe driving record based on Phoenix House policy.
Phoenix House conducts as needed, job-related background
checks, fingerprints, drug testing, physical exams, medical exams, TB testing,
verification of employment history and/or reference checks prior to employment.
Phoenix House is an Equal Opportunity Employer
providing equality of opportunity to all who are protected against
discrimination by law, regulation or executive order, including veterans and
individuals with disabilities.
EEO is the Law: Applicants
and employees are protected under Federal law from discrimination. Click
http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf to learn more.
EOE Minorities / Females / Protected Veterans / Disabled