Transitional Living Services of Northern New York

 

Transitional Living Services
of Northern New York

Administrative Office
482 Black River Parkway
Watertown, NY 13601
315-782-1777

Behavioral Health and Wellness Center
7550 South State Street
Lowville, NY 13367
315-376-5450

CHAAP
110 Ogden Street
Ogdensburg, NY 13669

 

Maximizing Independence through Wellness
   
Employment
         
 

Clinic Nurse - LPN

  • Job Tracking ID: 512424-624525
  • Job Location: Lowville, NY
  • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
  • Level of Education: Any
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: June 12, 2018
  • Years of Experience: Less Than 1 Year
  • Starting Date: ASAP



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Job Description:

SUMMARY

The work involves responsibility for performing a variety of professional nursing tasks involved in client care. The work is performed in collaboration with medical staff under the supervision of the or PNP. The Clinic Nurse will exercise independent judgment in carrying out the assigned daily work load. Develops and implements intervention protocols for client care. Performs a variety of direct and indirect client care including assisting with the provision of biopsychosocial care to all individuals of the outpatient clinic. This position may require use of personal vehicle to transport clients when an agency vehicle is not available.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Provides professional psychiatric nursing services as a member of a multi-disciplinary treatment team.

Acts as a support to the PNP and RN

Facilitates the quality assurance and utilization review programs by auditing charts establishing tracking systems and maintaining a schedule of case reviews;

Maintains contact with community agencies as a health professional on the interdisciplinary treatment team;

Escribes and maintains accurate prescription records for each client.

Completes accurate inventory of medication room quarterly with RN

Completes comprehensive health evaluations.

Recording of prescriptions in medication records.

Monitors and documents routine vital signs.

Complete urine drug screen per psychiatrist or PNP orders

Maintains a high level of confidentiality of all information managed.

Follow direction from a licensed Registered Nurse on staff.

Follows agency policies and procedures in all program areas;

Other job related duties as assigned.

Experience and Skills:

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Possession of a current license and registration as a Professional Nurse in New York State and possession of a current New York State certification as either a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse with a minimum of 6 months psychiatric experience, including experience with developmentally delayed, geriatric and co-occurring disorder clients.


 
 
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