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Licensed Practical Nurse - Ohio

  • Job Tracking ID: 512588-789016
  • Job Location: Toledo, OH
  • Job Level: Entry Level (less than 2 years)
  • Job Type: Employee
  • Date Updated: May 13, 2022
  • Years of Experience: Up to 2 Years
  • Starting Date: ASAP



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Job Description:

Family Guidance Centers, Inc. (FGC), a not-for-profit behavioral healthcare organization, treats and prevents substance abuse, as well as an array of other related problems. Since 1969, FGC's comprehensive programming has educated and guided individuals toward their full potential as productive members within their own families and our society.

 

Essential Duties:

  • Dispenses all medication uses at Family Guidance Centers under procedures set by FGC, OAC, CSAT and the DEA.
  • Processes patients from assessment to discharge in both medication assisted treatment and drug free treatment programming.
  • Completes initial nursing assessment documentation.
  • Follows up on TB screening process.
  • Follows up on medical referrals.
  • Updates patient prescription records.
  • Processes medical alerts using SAMMS software
  • Documents all services performed in their appropriate service categories
  • Monitors appropriateness of methadone and other medication dosages.
  • Monitors physical well-being of clients and makes notes of specific findings.
  • Confers with medical doctors on specific medical findings.
  • Complete breathalyzing tests of clients as needed. 
  • Completes OASA reports of dispensing, methadone counts, and medical visits as needed. 
  • Follows methadone accounting reports of dispensing 
  • Follows safekeeping procedures for methadone/other medications.
  • Completes nursing notes and accurately processes physician orders.
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Job Type: Full-Time/Part-Time

Schedule: Day Shift

Location: 4354 Monroe St., Toledo, OH 43606

Start Date: ASAP

 

Family Guidance Centers, Inc. is a Drug Free Environment, An Equal Opportunity Employer

Experience and Skills:

Education and/or Experience: Two years experience in hospital or in-patient setting, preferable. Individual must possess good communication skills with basic nursing knowledge. Knowledge of substance abuse pathology preferred. Knowledge of state and federal rules and regulations.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations: R.N. or L.P.N. licensed in the State of Ohio and certified in CPR.