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LPN/LVN - (16968)

Facility Name
Skywood Recovery
AUGUSTA, MI 49012 US (Primary)
Career Area
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Job Description

Position Summary

Responsible for assessing patient’s medical needs, monitoring medications, administering and tracking TB skin tests, monitoring random drug screens, and assisting medical providers as needed.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Completes medical screening and/or assessment of new patients immediately upon admission according to level of care procedures.

  • Monitors medication process for individuals living in residential facilities including supervision of medication distribution, supervising self-administration process.

  • Prepares Medication Administration Record (MAR).

  • Provides on-going patient education (group and individual) regarding medications.

  • Implements and monitors procedures for random urine drug screens to ensure that each individual is screened as appropriate.

  • Participates in weekly staff and clinical meetings.

  • Cross-trains and supports other areas as needed or requested by supervisor.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to inspire patient confidence in the FRN Staff and the FRN Model of Treatment.

  • Ability to consistently demonstrate through conduct and communications the stability required to effectively assist patients and their family members through the FRN Model of Treatment.

  • Demonstrates a broad base of knowledge in psychiatric and addiction treatment and administration.

  • Ability to build relationships with diverse individuals and groups.

  • Understands need for and maintains appropriate confidentiality at all times when interacting with patients, residents, families, visitors, referral sources and all other contacts.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills required.

  • Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to juggle multiple competing tasks and demands.

  • Must have general knowledge of a variety of computer software applications in word processing, spreadsheets, and presentations (MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).

  • Exceptional analytical and problem solving skills.

  • Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize workload and meet deadlines.

  • Demonstrates accuracy and thoroughness and monitors own work to ensure quality.

  • Understanding of diverse cultures and gender specific issues and the ability to incorporate needs of gender and culturally diverse groups into the organization.



Job Requirements

Education and Experience

  • High School Degree or GED required.

  • Unencumbered State of Michigan LPN license.

  • Minimum 3 years of experience working in psychology/psychiatry or related field preferred.


Work Environment and Physical Demands

  • Sits, stands, bends, lifts and moves intermittently during work hours.

  • Must be able to lift, push, pull and/or move up to 40 pounds.

  • Ability to be physically mobile, climb stairs, traverse the campus on uneven, hilly terrain.

  • Position requires some work on the computer requiring manual dexterity and visual acuity.

  • Ability to read, write and analyze detailed and complex information.

  • A current, valid driver’s license and a clean driving record is required for use of company vehicles and occasional business travel.


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