LPN - Part Time

Medical/Healthcare Owensboro, KY


Description

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.