Maria Parham Health
*Bonus up to $2,000 for qualified candidates*
Maria Parham Franklin in Louisburg, NC has an opening for a LPN on Geriatric BH unit. The LPN as supervised and delegated by a registered nurse, provides direct patient care in accordance with applicable scope and standards of practice.
Job responsibilities include yet are not limited to:
Applies professional nursing principles, procedures and intervention to the multidisciplinary treatment experience
Observes and records patients behaviors and interactions towards prescribed treatment goals
Works collegially with medical staff, licensed therapist and other assigned professionals in helping patients achieve their therapeutic goals
Provides patient education and consultation with parents/care givers
Participates in patient assessment with RN and interprets patient's needs from admission through discharge planning including periods of crisis and stabilization
Administers prescribed medications and maintains medical records and clinical documentation
Prepares individualized treatment plans and documentation within the patient's record
Successful completion of the LPN diploma program or Associate's degree
Required License/Certifications:Active North Carolina LPN licenseBasic Life Support (BLS) certified through American Heart Association (AHA).
Experience:Prior experience in a mental health setting preferred
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Basic Life Support