LPN or LVN - Licensed Practical Nurse or Licensed Vocational Nurse

Seasoned Recruitment - Seattle, WA

Position Summary:

Provide nursing care to clients at residential and outpatient sites.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Provide client care and assess and treat minor health problems appropriately
  • Provide instruction, counseling, and education for the treatment of the illness or medicine
  • Assists physician with basic information regarding examinations, special tests, procedures, and care
  • Document assessments of patient health
  • Act as a liaison between patient/family and the physician, staff, and outside care agencies
  • Perform follow-ups including returning phone calls, processing lab result, compiling reports, and maintain paperwork
  • Serve as a resource for staff. Participate in activities, workshops, and other educational opportunities
  • Assist in the development and implementation of new policies and procedures for the program
  • Recognize and appropriately respond to emergencies
  • Maintain patient care and confidentiality by protecting patient's rights and resolving any concerns or complaints regarding the care
  • Case manage health care plans for patients in special programs or facilities
  • Support residents' eating at mealtimes and snacks when needed
  • Perform other tasks as assigned

Requirements

  • Graduate of an accredited course of study in nursing required
  • Interest in mental health nursing desirable
  • Interest in working with clients with eating disorders




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