LPN - Part Time in Shelbyville, KY at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 2/6/2023

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Job Description

Overview

Shift/Schedule: Part time hours are early mornings during the week from 6 AM - 2:30 PM, and occasional weekends from 7 AM - 9 AM.allowing you to enjoy a great work/life balance.

⭐️Our Benefits⭐️

  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Acadia Healthcare 401(k) plan
  • Paid vacation and sick time
  • Opportunity for growth that is second to none in the industry
  • Lower stress environment working in our medication dispensary
  • No heavy lifting of patients/no bedside
  • Be a part of helping others in a recovery environment
  • Holidays off
  • Paid training 

Our Team:

Shelbyville Comprehensive Treatment Center, located in Shelbyville, KY, is part of Acadia Healthcare's Comprehensive Treatment Centers, the leading provider of medication-assisted treatment in the nation. Our nursing team provides compassionate, high quality safe and efficient medication dispensing to patients that are seeking recovery from Opioid Use Disorder.

Your Responsibilities as an LPN:

  • Works under the supervision of the Medical Director and the Clinic Director;
  • Maintains practical nursing professional standards of care;
  • Prepares and administers medication as ordered by the Medical Director or Program Physician accurately and in a timely manner;
  • Maintains accurate accounting of all medication received (from supplier) and dispensed (to the patients);
  • Charts medication administration in nurse's notes accurately and in a timely manner;
  • Documents nursing care provided, and maintains appropriate records related to patient’s progress and activities accurately and in a timely manner;
  • Responsible for the safekeeping of all medication stock and the records required by the DEA, FDA, and ADP;
  • Dedicates a minimum of 90% of regularly scheduled work hours to activities directly related to the administration of medication; the remaining 10% will be dedicated to other activities as assigned;
  • Responsible for urine collection and processing, reading test results as ordered by Program Physicians and the completion of all forms involved in these procedures.

Job Requirements

Your Skills and Qualifications as a Licensed Practical Nurse:

  • Graduation from an accredited school of nursing
  • Prefer 1 year nursing experience in behavioral health, outpatient treatment program, or addiction recovery field
  • Training or experience treating patients with MAT (medication assisted treatment) highly preferred
  • There must be no history of alcohol or other drug misuse for a period of three years before employment

Licenses/Certifications: 

  • Current LPN license in the state of Kentucky