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Licensed Practical Nurse: Pathways OTP- Per Diem- 5517
Company: Community Health Resources
Location: Putnam, CT
Employment Type: Part Time
Date Posted: 04/17/2024
Expire Date: 06/16/2024
Job Categories: Nonprofit and Volunteer Services
Job Description
Licensed Practical Nurse: Pathways OTP- Per Diem- 5517
JOB TITLE: Licensed Practical Nurse

EMPLOYMENT TYPE: Per diem, Varies

SCHEDULED HOURS: 5:30AM-1:30PM; weekends, holidays or as needed

PROGRAM/LOCATION: Pathways OTP, Putnam, CT

OBJECTIVE OF POSITION:

To be a part of a team responsible for the operation of a methadone maintenance program.
By:
• Providing quality treatment while working with the team to provide support to clients with addictions and/or co-occurring disorders.
• Participating in case reviews, planning, and coordination of care.

DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

Perform initial nursing assessments and document ongoing assessments of patients’ response to treatment.
Develop, implement and evaluate nursing care plans according to age specific needs of patients. Record progress in a timely manner.
Responsible for accurate input of computer data.
Execute the medical and medication regimen of care as prescribed by the physician.
Provides clients with daily methadone doses and prescribed take-home doses.
Monitor urine toxicology screens and breathalyzers.
Administer PPD tests.
Educate the patient/family toward an understanding of healthy living.
Respond to medical/psychiatric emergency needs of patients, following CHR policies and procedures.
Adhere to the standards for Medication Assisted Treatment as maintained by DPH, DMHAS, Joint Commision, D.E.A., and the U.S. Federal Government.
Monitoring of methadone stock and ordering as described in CHR policies and all regulatory bodies.
Restocking methadone supply upon delivery.
Communicate with counselors and Medical Doctor regarding patient status and progress.
Maintains documentation in compliance with agency and program standards.
Participates in staff meetings, supervision, trainings and other meetings as assigned.
Additional duties as required.
QUALIFICATIONS:

Education: Degree/Certification in nursing or in a related health care field preferred.

Experience: none required

Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current RN or LPN license in the State of Connecticut required, Certification in CPR, and must have a valid driver’s license.

COMPENSATION*:

$30/hour

*Our per diem and fee for service positions offer a flat hourly rate.

CHR is committed to fostering an inclusive culture that respects differences and honors the experience of our diverse staff. We encourage women, members of ethnic minorities, LGBTQ+ individuals, people with (dis)abilities, and veterans to apply.
Contact Information
Website: https://recruiting.ultipro.com/COM1...
Company Description:
CHR is the most comprehensive, non-profit behavioral healthcare provider in Connecticut, offering a wide range of personalized services for children, families and adults whose lives have been touched by mental illness, addiction or trauma. Our largest outpatient offices are in Manchester and Enfield, with smaller offices throughout central and eastern Connecticut and several community-based programs. CHR’s mission is to help adults, children and families find Real Hope for the challenges of Real Life through an array of community- based mental health, substance use, child welfare, supportive housing, foster care, prevention and wellness services, and integrated care. Our name embodies our commitment to community-based care, instilling hope for a healthy, happy and productive future, and utilizing all available resources to achieve change. CHR is proud to provide services that achieve Real Quality with Real Results.
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