LVN PRN in Newport Beach, CA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 9/5/2018

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Job Description

Licensed Vocational Nurse

Job Description

Licensed Vocational Nurse


Reports To:       Nursing Supervisor   




Position Summary:

Our Nurses work under the supervision of the Medical Director and Clinic Director and are primarily responsible for:  

§  Prepare medication for self-Administration as ordered by the Medical Director or Program Physician;

§  Maintaining accurate counts of all medication received and self-administered;

§  Responsible for the safekeeping of all medication stock and the records required by the DEA;

§  May also be responsible for urine collection and processing, reading test results as ordered by Program Physicians and the completion of all forms involved in these procedures;

§  Maintaining professional standards and following the treatment policies of the organization and Federal and State Laws and Regulations.

§  Travel between locations


The Nurse will be license Registered Nurse, Vocational Nurse or a Psychiatric Technician in CA. The Nurse will have had training or experience treating patients in an outpatient or inpatient treatment program. There is no history of alcohol or other drug misuse for a period of three years before employment as a Nurse.