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Registered Nurse / Licensed Practical Nurse

Company: Embark Behavioral Health
Location: Bend
Posted on: July 8, 2024

Job Description:

Overview:Job Title: Registered Nurse (RN) / Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)Location: Bend, OregonSalary: RN - Starting at $40/hour; LPN - Starting at $35/hour, rates vary based on experience and certification$2000 Signing Bonus!Position Type: Part-time, 18-20 hours/weekSchedule: Saturdays & Sundays, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm; one 2-4 hour shift weekly on a weekday (flexible days); occasional support for additional shifts on weekdaysAbout Us: Embark Behavioral Health operates a residential treatment facility in Bend, Oregon, specializing in helping adolescents aged 10-14 struggling with behavioral health issues. Our program fosters a supportive community environment where interpersonal relationships are fostered and encouraged.Job Description: As an LPN or RN, you'll play a pivotal role in delivering exceptional medical care, administering medications, conducting health assessments, and providing patient support. Enjoy the flexibility of part-time work, allowing for a balanced work-life dynamic. Our family-friendly shift hours enable you to cherish moments with loved ones while pursuing a fulfilling nursing career. As the weekend nurse, you will be responsible for tending to the general medical needs of our clients and managing medical emergencies with compassion and expertise.Responsibilities:Provide comprehensive medical care for students, including addressing medical emergencies and general medical needs.Respond promptly to reports of pain or illness, conducting thorough assessments of students to determine the appropriate course of action.Accompany students to medical appointments and effectively communicate findings to parents and residential staff.Regularly check and record vital signs and student weights as assigned.Dispense student medications accurately and maintain records in the Medication Administration Record.Conduct thorough counting and tracking of narcotics during each shift.Monitor students' mood, behavior, and affect, documenting findings, especially during medication initiation.Coordinate lab draws for students as needed.Effectively communicate relevant medical information to the Treatment Team and Psychiatrist, verbally or in writing.Uphold strict confidentiality and adhere to HIPAA standards in all patient-related matterComplete all activities required to maintain an active and valid nursing license in the State of OregonQualifications:Licensed as an RN/LPN in OregonCurrent driver's license and a clean driving recordAbility to pass background checksStrong teamwork and autonomy skillsExcellent communication abilities for conveying medical information to students, parents, and colleaguesOpenness to professional and clinical feedbackCommitment to providing culturally competent services and continuous training and developmentProficiency in medical terminology, techniques, legal charting procedures, and medication administrationSkill in using nursing tools and equipment (e.g., needles, thermometers, diagnostic tests, stethoscope, blood pressure cuffs, etc.)Competence in assessing students' physical conditionsFamiliarity with word processing software and network navigationAbility to check and record vital signExperience working with adolescents is not required, but it is a plus!Equal Opportunity Employer: Embark is committed to diversity and inclusion in its workforce. We seek to recruit and support a broadly diverse staff who will contribute to our organization's excellence, diversity of viewpoints and experiences, and relevance in a global society. #LI-AS3Interested in Joining Our Team? Click here to learn more about working with Embark.We look forward to welcoming dedicated professionals who share our passion for helping others and making a positive impact in our community.by Jobble

Keywords: Embark Behavioral Health, Bend , Registered Nurse / Licensed Practical Nurse, Healthcare , Bend, Oregon

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