Night Shift LPN
Location: Klamath Falls
Posted on: September 21, 2023
Treatment center seeking night shift LPNThis Jobot Job is hosted
by: Kris LeishmanAre you a fit? Easy Apply now by clicking the
"Apply" button and sending us your resume.Salary: $60,000 - $70,000
per yearA bit about us:We are seeking a dedicated and dynamic
Permanent Night Shift Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join our
fast-paced and growing medical team. The ideal candidate will be
responsible for providing high-quality medical care to our patients
during the night shift. This position requires a highly motivated
individual who can work independently, has excellent communication
skills, and has experience in administering medications, withdrawal
management, medical detox, CIWA, and COWS. This role demands a
strong work ethic, a commitment to patient care, and the ability to
work under pressure while maintaining a calm and professional
demeanor.Why join us?This is an exciting opportunity to make a
difference in the lives of patients and families, and we look
forward to welcoming a new member to our dedicated team. If you
meet the above qualifications and are ready for a challenging yet
rewarding role, we encourage you to apply today.Job
- Administer medications as prescribed by physicians and monitor
for any adverse reactions.
- Provide withdrawal management and medical detox services,
ensuring patient safety and comfort at all times.
- Utilize CIWA and COWS protocols to assess and manage patients
with substance withdrawal symptoms.
- Monitor patient vital signs and report any significant changes
to the supervising physician or nurse.
- Document patient care services by charting in patient and
- Collaborate with the healthcare team to ensure the
implementation of care plans.
- Provide emotional support to patients and their families,
explaining conditions and treatments.
- Ensure the cleanliness and safety of the patient area, promptly
reporting any issues.
- Adhere to infection-control protocols, medication
administration and storage procedures, and controlled substance
- Must hold a current and valid LPN license.
- Minimum of 2 years of experience as an LPN, preferably in a
detox or substance abuse treatment setting.
- Proficient in administering medications, managing withdrawals,
and providing medical detox services.
- Familiarity with CIWA and COWS assessment tools.
- Strong critical thinking, problem-solving, and decision-making
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the
ability to interact professionally with patients, family members,
- Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
- Must be able to work night shifts on a permanent basis.
- Basic Life Support (BLS) certification is required.
- Knowledge of electronic health records systems is
- Must comply with HIPAA rules and regulations.This is an
exciting opportunity to make a difference in the lives of patients
and families, and we look forward to welcoming a new member to our
dedicated team. If you meet the above qualifications and are ready
for a challenging yet rewarding role, we encourage you to apply
today.Interested in hearing more? Easy Apply now by clicking the
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