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Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)

Company: Sierra Health and Wellness Centers
Location: Oroville
Posted on: August 6, 2022

Job Description:

Looking for individuals who are tired of the hustle and bustle in their current careers. Our inpatient facility houses 12 clients who receive specialized and personal care from our staff. Clients are able to perform their own ADLs. Get to really know your patients and help change lives! We have one full-time position open and one per-diem. Opportunity for advancement and merit raises. Sierra Health and Wellness Centers are a California network of leading behavioral health and rehab centers for adults and families who suffer from addiction to alcohol, opiates, amphetamines and other addictive substances.Our Mission: Sierra Health and Wellness Centers use evidence-based methods to accomplish restoration of families, relationships, and self-worth. By transforming the character, we give life back to the people who have lost it through substance abuse and mental health issues.By sharing the tools necessary for change, we facilitate the Mental, Physical, Emotional and Spiritual restoration of our patients. Qualified candidates must have a current, valid license to practice nursing. LVN's oversee detoxing clients, ensure that all medical processes and operations are followed, and documented. The ideal candidate must be willing to undergo a drug screen, TB and physical.

  • Supervise other licensed and non-licensed staff in the day-to-day delivery of patient care.
  • Prepare and review medical records and nurses' notes to evaluate the resident's physical and emotional status.
  • Provide nursing care according to the Physician's orders, care plans, established standards, policies and procedures.
  • Prepare and monitor patient administered medications as ordered by the physician in accordance with nursing standards and facility policies.
  • Sign, date and perform all charting, record keeping and care plans in accordance with established policies and procedures.
  • Provide outstanding individualized resident careRequirements: Current Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) license Excellent communication skills Basic computer skills including Microsoft word, and e-mail. Use of EMR system preferred. Expert communication skills and counseling abilities Ability to coordinate with professionals from diverse backgrounds, working at distinct levels 1 of 2 Commitment to the philosophy of recovery and continuity of the program and of consideration and respect of clients. Customer service oriented, professional attitudeImportant to note all employees:
    • Intervene when clients indicate an intention to discharge AMA. All staff are required to improve client retention when needed in a measurable way if the situation arrives at any given time.Full time employees' benefits:
      • Employer paid Medical, Dental & Vison
      • 401k with matching 3%
      • vacation/ sick time
      • accident insurance / life insurance Sierra Health and Wellness Centers is an Equal Opportunity Employer.PM21Powered by JazzHR


Keywords: Sierra Health and Wellness Centers, Chico , Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN), Healthcare , Oroville, California

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