An LPN role is available through Adecco Medical and Science. The Licensed Practical Nurse is responsible for assessing patient’s medical needs, monitoring medications, administering and tracking TB skin tests, monitoring random drug screens, and assisting medical providers as needed. Please note this is a minimum 3-month contract (possible temp-hire) position starting immediately.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

Completes medical screening and/or assessment of new patients immediately upon admission according to level of care procedures.
Monitors medication process for individuals living in residential facilities including supervision of medication distribution, supervising self-administration process.
Prepares Medication Administration Record (MAR).
Provides on-going patient education (group and individual) regarding medications.
Implements and monitors procedures for random urine drug screens to ensure that each individual is screened as appropriate.
Participates in weekly staff and clinical meetings.
Cross-trains and supports other areas as needed or requested by supervisor.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Demonstrates a broad base of knowledge in psychiatric and addiction treatment and administration.
Ability to build relationships with diverse individuals and groups.
Understands need for and maintains appropriate confidentiality at all times when interacting with patients, residents, families, visitors, referral sources and all other contacts.
Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment with demonstrated ability to juggle multiple competing tasks and demands.
Must have general knowledge of a variety of computer software applications in word processing, spreadsheets, and presentations (MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint).

Education and Experience

High School Degree or GED required.
Unencumbered State of Michigan LPN license.
Minimum 3 years of experience working in psychology/psychiatry or related field preferred.

If you are interested in this position, please click APPLY NOW. If you have questions or would like additional information, please apply and we can discuss any questions you may have at that time. While applying, please upload a .DOC or .DOCX formatted resume for our review.

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