OPWDD LPNs and RNs needed for Contract positions
Company: Clinical Staffing Resources New York
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Clinical Staffing Resources New York - The RN or LPN - will
provide medical care and services for residents with history of
chemical dependence, including health history, physical
examination, minor office procedures, treatment, referral,
counseling and follow up care and services.
KEY ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
--- Under the supervision of the medical director, act as the
health coordinator for residential programs to provide services to
--- Review referred potential client medical histories submitted by
the intake department
--- Assist with referring clients to appropriate health care
---- Provide oversight - to team staff staff
--- Assist with managing the symptoms of withdrawal for clients who
are in the stabilization element of care, this may include referral
to seek further medical attention
--- Conduct medical assessments with all new clients
---- Assist with the managing client prescriptions
---- Coordinates with the client's primary care physicians to
inform decisions regarding management and treatment of problems
identified and provides care as prescribed by physician.
---- Manage client care: follow up plan and monitor progress,
determine when referral to another provider is necessary and make
arrangements for further care, determine when emergency room visit
is necessary and when illness is resolved.
---- Work with interdisciplinary team members regarding
modification of treatment as necessary according to health
--- Provide oversight and monitoring of the wellness center to
promote organized and efficient medication tracking, refills, and
disposal of medication, as needed.
--- May be required to participate in staff meeting or professional
development activities as needed. REQUIREMENTS:
---- Must be fully vaccinated against covid 19
---LPN and - Registered Nurse from an accredited Nursing school
with appropriate educational degrees.
--- State of New York license and certification.
--- Minimum three (3) years practical experience in health care
--- Knowledge of substance abuse/ dependence population.
--- BLS/CPR certification is required.
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