LPN - Substance Abuse

  • Location
    Syracuse, New York
  • Job type
  • Category
    Medical & Science - Nursing

A LPN job in Syracuse, New York is now available courtesy of Adecco Medical & Science. This is a full time temp-perm position with openings on the day, evening and nights shifts. There are rotating weekends and holidays. Pay starts at $23/hr. The ideal candidate should have experience with the treatment of substance abuse and/or substance dependency and excellent customer service skills. Candidates must be licensed as an LPN with NYS.

Job duties include:

This position works in a variety of clinical settings providing medical and counseling services as a member of the multi-disciplinary treatment team.
Provide client services for medical and health related issues.
Monitors and documents clients’ medical status, signs and symptoms of withdrawal and reports to supervisor or medical director.
Work with other medical staff for continuity of client medical care.
Communicate with clinical staff regarding client’s medical concerns.
Work directly with clients in providing medical services and interpreting medical information.
Provide direct client care of medical assessment, implementation of medical orders, communicable and infectious disease reporting in accordance with the law.
Provide public health and screening protocols.
Provide and document medical consultation, assessment, examination, and treatment planning and review consistent with agency policy and requirements.

Registered Nurse Job Qualifications:

Current LPN license in New York
Experience and or training in the treatment of substance abuse and/or substance dependency preferred but not required
Basic computer skills required

If you are interested in this LPN job in Syracuse, NY then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Adecco Medical & Science please go to www.adeccousa.com. If you have questions about this position or would like more information, please contact Kim Jewett at 315-385-4170 or by email at Kimberly.Jewett@adeccona.com

Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled

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