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Traveling Med Clinic Nurse-LPN, per diem (1)

Universal Health Services


Location:
BELLEFONTE, PA
Date:
03/24/2017
Job Code:
172902
Universal Health Services
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Traveling Med Clinic Nurse-LPN, per diem (1)

Job Code:  172902
Facility: The Meadows - Universal Community
Location: BELLEFONTE, PA US
Region:
Travel Involved: None
Job Type: Per Diem
Job Level: 
Minimum Education Required: Vocational 
Skills: Health Care -> LPN
 
Category: Healthcare - Rehabilitation,Nursing
FTE: .01
Position Summary:

Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) is one of the nation's largest and most respected health care management companies, operating through its subsidiaries acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers nationwide. Founded in 1978, UHS subsidiaries now have more than 65,000 employees. The UHS business strategy is to build or purchase health care properties in rapidly growing markets and create a strong franchise based on exceptional service and effective cost control. Our success comes from a responsive management style and a service philosophy based on integrity, competence and compassion.


The Meadows Psychiatric Center is a 107-bed inpatient behavioral health care facility with numerous outpatient programs, which span the entire continuum of care. The beautiful 52-acre rural campus is located minutes outside State College in Central Pennsylvania. The Meadows Psychiatric Center provides comprehensive services to children, adolescents and adults.

Universal Community Behavioral Health (UCBH) is the continuum of the outpatient care system that The Meadows Psychiatric Center founded in July 1999. At this time, the facility recognized some of the challenges in rural areas surrounding the hospital and began a mission to extend behavioral health services by developing an array of programs based on community needs throughout surrounding counties.

UCBH includes programs such as:
• Mobile Crisis
• Outpatient Therapy and Medication Clinics
• Blended Case Management

Our MISSION is to provide safe, high quality, cost effective behavioral health services throughout our continuum of care. It is our VISION to provide individualized patient care aimed toward recovery and to promote a culture of service excellence.

The candidate selected will be responsible for the following:

The nurse is responsible for the delivery of direct client care during the medication clinic. Responsible for maintaining accurate documentation of services provided, a knowledge base regarding current nursing practices including legal aspects of nursing care and meeting all aspects of medication needs of the client. Must communicate effectively with clients during med clinic days, have ability to multi-task and possess good organizational skills.

 
Requirements

The following are the job requirements for the position:

A valid Pennsylvania Nursing License, LPN required. The nurse will fulfill nursing duties associated with the Med Clinic and communicate effectively with clients and physician.  This position will cover Med Clinic days in Bellefonte, Yeagertown and/or Huntingdon.  Travel time required. This is a per diem position.

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.

 
www.themeadows.net

 
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