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Universal Health Services


Date:
11/16/2017
2017-11-162017-12-15
Job Code:
8971
Universal Health Services
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LPN/LVN - (8971)

Facility Name
LA PALOMA TREATMENT CENTER
Location
MEMPHIS, TN 38114 US (Primary)
Career Area
Nursing
Category
Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Job Description

One of the nation’s largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the World’s Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of America’s Top 500 Public Companies.

 

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

 

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

 

La Paloma Treatment Center is currently seeking a Licensed Practical Nurse, to assess patient’s medical needs, monitor medications, administer and track TB skin tests, monitor random drug screens and assist psychiatrists and nurse practitioners as needed.

 

Do you have a passion for working with patients with co-occurring disorders and chemical dependence? Do you want to be part of a team of highly skilled individuals, driven by the goal of helping others through life-changing recovery? Do you have the desire to serve as a Brand Ambassador to FRN? If so, then this could be the opportunity you’ve been searching for! This position is located at Foundations Recovery Network’s residential treatment facility, The Oaks at La Paloma, in Memphis, Tennessee.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Completes medical screening and/or assessment of new clients 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 consumer education (group and individual) regarding medications.

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

  • Meets quality expectations of accuracy, completeness, and is responsive to feedback.

  • Meets quantity expectations of volume consistent with peers and relative to time in position.

  • Meets timeliness expectations of completing work as scheduled, demonstrating self-paced performance and adjusting priorities as needed.

  • Participates in weekly staff and clinical meetings.

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

 

 

 

 

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Job Requirements

Position Requirements:

  • Graduate from an accredited School of Nursing.

  • Current LPN license required.

  • Experience in psychiatric or behavioral health setting preferred.

This opportunity provides the following:

  • Foundations Recovery Network (FRN) is challenging and rewarding work environment
  • Growth and development opportunities within FRN & UHS and its subsidiaries

UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

 

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