LPN - Licensed Practical Nurse in Boca Raton, FL at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 1/11/2021

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Job Description

Are you ready to join a dedicated team of passionate professionals focused on changing and saving lives? Wellness Resource Center is a leader in the Behavioral Health market of South Florida and is looking for a talented and Licensed Practical Nurse to join its dynamic and passionate clinical team. This is a great opportunity to surround yourself with a truly amazing group of professionals across the country whose mission is to improve the lives of people.

Required Experience/Education: Must be a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with at least 1 year of clinical service experience. Knowledge of Substance abuse and  behavioral health is preferred

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • The LPN will monitor patient health and administer basic care utilizing the nursing process within the LPN/LVN scope of practice in carrying out care plan objectives and goals.
  • The LPN will role model expectations related to customer service and demonstrates a sense of urgency related to the importance of patient safety.
  • The LPN will collaborate with others to ensure that patients’ physical, biopsychosocial, age, developmental and cultural needs are met and when they are not met, acknowledges and works to resolve customer complaints.   
  • Apply appropriate interventions to progress the patient towards wellness and address maintenance of wellness.
  • The LPN will discuss the care provided with patient and listen to their concerns. Report status changes and concerns to the clinical team. and Medical Director.
  • The LPN will communicate therapeutically and professionally with patient, visitors, coworkers and others involved in the patient's treatment in an effective manner.
  • Provide for the safe delivery of medication in accordance with policies and procedures, physicians orders and/or current practice.
  • Responsible for thorough, accurate reporting and documentation of the patient symptoms, responses and progress.

Wellness Resource Center (WRC) is a private extended care treatment program in Florida that is dedicated to providing comprehensive care for adult men and women who are struggling with substance use disorders and co-occurring mental health issues. Visit our website at Careers | Wellness Resource Center.

Wellness Resource Center is a proud member of Acadia Healthcare - a provider of inpatient behavioral healthcare services. Acadia operates a network of 587 behavioral healthcare facilities with approximately 17,400 beds in 39 states, the United Kingdom and Puerto Rico. Wellness Resource Center offers a full package of benefits.



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The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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