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LPN

Pinnacle Treatment Centers, Inc.
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
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  • Job Code
    112287065


Medical\/Healthcare
Hopkinsville, KY

Summary:

To administer and coordinate medical services necessary for all clients within the Facility; assist and be responsible for clients during appointments.
To promote Performance Improvement and service delivery that is aligned with the agency's primary mission.

Essential Duties:

  • Administer/dispense medication under direction of physician.
  • Ensure the treatment plan of the physician or Medical Director is being followed.
  • Giving and interpreting Mantoux Testing.
  • Makes appointments for clients to see physician, provide lab work and referrals for additional follow up care.
  • Assists in training staff in medical and health and safety matters as well as assisting in properly maintaining medical equipment.
  • Maintain and keep updated all medical records and documentation pertaining to the clients.
  • Maintain contact with community medical personnel.
  • Shall assist in the development and revision of policies and procedures for medication compliance.
  • Provide training for staff development specific to health care needs i.e. CPR, First Aid, Blood Pressure, etc.
  • Purchasing and ordering of medical supplies.
  • Educates clients about methadone maintenance and detoxification as well as side effects and provides education to clients on lab results and all medical matters.
  • Educates pregnant patients about prenatal care and assists primary counselor in coordinating outside services as needed.
  • Shall not be dually assigned as counselor.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Executive Director.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Certification as a Licensed Practical Nurse


Offering:

We offer a competitive salary along with a full benefits package, paid time off, and the opportunity for professional development and advancement.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.

PI112287065

<br/><br/>Medical\/Healthcare<br>Hopkinsville, KY<br/><br/><b> Summary: </b><br><br>To administer and coordinate medical services necessary for all clients within the Facility; assist and be responsible for clients during appointments. <br>To promote Performance Improvement and service delivery that is aligned with the agency's primary mission.<br><br><b> Essential Duties: </b><br><br><ul><li>Administer/dispense medication under direction of physician.</li><li>Ensure the treatment plan of the physician or Medical Director is being followed.</li><li>Giving and interpreting Mantoux Testing.</li><li>Makes appointments for clients to see physician, provide lab work and referrals for additional follow up care.</li><li>Assists in training staff in medical and health and safety matters as well as assisting in properly maintaining medical equipment.</li><li>Maintain and keep updated all medical records and documentation pertaining to the clients.</li><li>Maintain contact with community medical personnel.</li><li>Shall assist in the development and revision of policies and procedures for medication compliance.</li><li>Provide training for staff development specific to health care needs i.e. CPR, First Aid, Blood Pressure, etc.</li><li>Purchasing and ordering of medical supplies.</li><li>Educates clients about methadone maintenance and detoxification as well as side effects and provides education to clients on lab results and all medical matters.</li><li>Educates pregnant patients about prenatal care and assists primary counselor in coordinating outside services as needed.</li><li>Shall not be dually assigned as counselor.</li><li>Other duties as assigned by the Executive Director.</li></ul><br><br><b> Minimum Qualifications: </b><br><br><ul><li>Certification as a Licensed Practical Nurse</li></ul><br><br><b> Offering: </b><br><br>We offer a competitive salary along with a full benefits package, paid time off, and the opportunity for professional development and advancement.<br><br>We are an Equal Opportunity Employer with a commitment to diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status.<br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/W7bNeot26mYkuM7jTpqeq"> <p>PI112287065</p>
Posted: 2019-07-25 Expires: 2019-08-26

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