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Career Fair - LPN (multiple opportunities) - (16894)

Universal Health Services


Location:
KIRKLAND, WA
Date:
01/19/2018
2018-01-192018-02-17
Job Code:
16894
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Career Fair - LPN (multiple opportunities) - (16894)

Facility Name
Fairfax Behavioral Health
Location
KIRKLAND, WA 98034 US (Primary)
Career Area
Nursing
Category
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Job Description

Fairfax Behavioral Health has exciting news for our communities in Kirkland, Everett, Monroe and their surrounding areas! This is your opportunity to partner with us in offering help, hope and healing!

Do you have a passion for the mental health community? Would you like to be a driving force for positive changes for the people in your care? Would you like to make a difference when you come to work? If you answered yes to these questions, we invite you to join us for our Open House at the Fairfax Behavioral Health Kirkland campus on January 18th from 1pm – 6pm.

We currently have several LPN positions available for our three hospital campuses in the greater Puget Sound area and would like to connect with the area’s finest behavioral health professionals.

POSITION SUMMARY

The LPN is a licensed practical nurse who prescribes & coordinates patient care through collaborative efforts with health team members in accordance with the nursing process and the standards of care and practices.  Under the supervision of an RN, the LPN must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care, based on physical, psycho/social, educational, safety, and related criteria, appropriate to the age of the patients served under the supervision of RN.

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Job Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS

Education: Graduate from an accredited program of licensed practical nursing required.

Experience: A minimum of three (3) years’ experience in a psychiatric health-care facility is preferred.

Licensure:  Currently licensed to practice in the State of Washington.  Must have a valid Washington State driver's license.

Additional Requirements:  The successful candidate must have a valid CPR/ 1st Aid certification as well as be able to complete all new employee orientation trainings including:

  • Show of Support, including appropriate use of Seclusion and Restraint

  • The successful applicant must pass a medication administration exam

  • The completion of the hospital specific skills lab

  • Must successfully complete Handle with Care and Verbal De-escalation programs within 90 days of employment

ABOUT US

Fairfax Behavioral Health:

The patient population we care for is culturally and clinically diverse, creating a stimulating and rewarding workplace. Our strong team environment and mission allow us to provide friendly services that focus on the highest quality patient care. In addition, Fairfax offers a wide range of compensation and competitive benefits packages that will support and enhance a lifelong career.

Fairfax Behavioral Health provides inpatient services to adults, children and older adults with acute psychological, emotional and behavioral health issues. Our inter-disciplinary clinical staff works closely with patients, families and community professionals to develop safe, effective treatment to stabilize the patient as quickly as possible. Our therapeutic programming includes medication evaluation and management, group therapy, family involvement and individual counseling.

Fairfax Behavioral Health operates a 157-bed, stand-alone psychiatric hospital, located in Kirkland, WA; composed of six units providing specialized treatment for mental health and co-occurring disorders (concurrent mental illness and substance abuse issues), as well as detoxification services for both adolescents and adults.

Fairfax also operates a 30-bed adult general psychiatric unit, located in Everett, WA on the seventh floor of the Providence Medical Center’s Pacific campus, as well as, a 34-bed unit on the campus of Evergreen Health Monroe. Fairfax cares for both voluntarily admitted and involuntarily committed patients at all locations.

 

Our Benefits:

Fairfax Behavioral Health offers an excellent time off plan, medical, dental, vision, employee assistance program, life and long term disability benefits and 401(k) plans with matching programs for full time and part time employees as well as company sponsored fitness membership discounts, free parking and additional benefits. If this sounds like an ideal package to you, take the next step in becoming a part of our growing team!

Our mission:

The mission of Fairfax Behavioral Health is to provide the highest quality of patient care in response to the behavioral health care needs of our community, by focusing on the experience of our patients and families.

Founded in the 1930’s, Fairfax has served the behavioral health needs to the Greater Puget Sound area for more than 80 years, continuously building a reputation for providing the best and most compassionate patient centered care.

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