Maintains appropriate verbal, personal space, and relational boundaries with clients. Provides educational group support, recreational activities, and contributes to and supports the therapeutic milieu. Provides safe, effective and efficient implementation of direct care in accordance with established policies, procedures and standards of care. As a member of the CSU team, ensures basic services of the unit such as, meals, laundry and housekeeping are provided on a daily basis. Participates as a team member of the clinical interdisciplinary team to ensure appropriate care. The CSU LPT/LVN serves as one of four licensed staff in the CSU.
Ability to speak and read English at a level that is sufficient to satisfactorily perform the essential functions of the position. Knowledge of standard office equipment (i.e., calculator, fax, photocopier) and personal computer and computer software skills (i.e., MS Windows, Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint, internet, e-mail). Windows computer skills including proficient use of keyboarding, use of mouse or keys for functions such as selecting items, use of drop down menus, scroll bars, opening folders, copying and similar operations required upon employment or within the 1st two weeks of employment to perform the essential functions of the job. Performs other duties as assigned. Follows Palomar Health rules, policies, procedures, applicable laws and standards. Carries out the mission, vision, and quality commitment of Palomar Health.
|Minimum Education:||As required by certification and/or licensure|
|Preferred Education:||Previous experience with population to be served and/or work in a similar program setting preferred.|
|Minimum Experience:||6 - 12 months|
|Preferred Experience:||One (1) year of experience. Bilingual - Spanish|
|Required Certification:||American Heart Association recognized BLS - Healthcare Provider|
Crisis Prevention (CPI) within 30 days of hire
|Preferred Certification:||Not Applicable|
|Required License:||Current CA LVN or LPT (Licensed Psychiatric Technician)|
|Preferred License:||Not Applicable|
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