RN or LPN Full Time Night Shift in Ball Ground, GA at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 7/6/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Job Type:
    Nurses
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    7/6/2018

Job Description

We have full time opening for both LPN's and RN's on our overnight. Some of the responsibilities of the position include set up and distribution of medications, obtaining vital signs, completing paperwork on all incoming and discharging clients, monitoring detoxing clients for signs and symptoms of withdrawal, charting on client activities, administering TB and vaccines, and much more. Experience in nursing is required; prior treatment setting experience is preferred but not required. Knowledge of substance abuse disorders preferred.

Blue Ridge offers a comprehensive benefits package for our employees that includes PTO, Medical, Dental, Vision, HSA, FSA, Short and Long Term Disability, Employer paid and Voluntary Life and AD&D Insurance, and 401(k) with company match. 

Qualifications:

  • Education - Graduation from an approved nursing school.
  • Experience - Considerable knowledge/experience in nursing philosophy, policy, practices, and procedures.
  • Certifications - CPR / CPI required. (offered at facility)
  • Licenses - Licensed as an LPN or RN
  • Special Requirements - Knowledge in the disease of chemical dependency treatment and rehabilitation preferred.
  • Age / Gender Specifics - Ability to work with male/female adult substance abuse populations.