Addiction Recovery Care Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) Women's Residential Owingsville, Ky in Owingsville, Kentucky
About Addiction Recovery Care
At Addiction Recovery Care we incorporate the best practices of clinical drug addiction treatment. We provide addiction recovery that works with a commitment to provide hope and freedom to those suffering from addictions. Our passion is to restore productive lives through a recovery program that establishes emotional health, physical wellness, and spiritual growth. Our dedication is to see transformed lives anchored in strong family relationships, meaningful careers, and social responsibility.
The LPN position offers the opportunity to work in a dynamic, team-oriented, environment helping individuals overcome substance abuse addiction. It is a multi-functioning team that works interdependently with the other departments in the organization. This rewarding profession is located in a beautiful rural setting with a maximum of 20 residents. A desire to make a difference in the lives of others can be realized in this position.
High school graduate or GED
Valid LPN license
Willing to work weekends
Valid driver's license
Availability to work some evening, overnight and/or weekend shifts
Good communication skills
Ability to meet deadlines and stay on schedule
Ability to enforce program requirements
Problem solving abilities
Basic computer skills
Ability to complete and submit reports
Maintain confidentiality and comply with company, state, federal and HIPPA rules and regulations
Work with the Nurse Practitioner to ensure the health and safety of the residents.
Knowledge of addictions and mental health complications.
Knowledge of the 12-Step Recovery Program.
Knowledge and competency in problem solving, stress management, ethics and team building.
Knowledge of alcohol and other drugs that includes: Alcohol and addictive drugs and their
physical, emotional, intellectual, and spiritual impact on the individual. Alcohol and addictive drugs and their impact on the family.
Ability to determine if a medical emergency exists and to take appropriate action, when necessary. Knowledge of emergency procedures used in case of alcohol and/or drug overdose.
Knowledge of the stages of alcohol and other drug withdrawals and ability to take appropriate action at each stage.
Take vitals daily
Administering Medication to clients as directed
Charting for insurance purposes
Supervise residents for extended time periods
Monitor residents activities, groups, chore lists, weekly phone calls, etc.
Maintain a safe environment
Maintain a positive, professional attitude toward residents, staff and volunteers
Handle crisis situations in a calm supportive manner
Complete drug screening
Create a safe and healthy environment for residents
Comply with random employee drug screening
Health, Vision and Dental Insurance
Paid vacation and holidays
Opportunity for advancement and professional growth with an expanding company
Safe, friendly work environment
Salary based on experience.
Addiction Recovery Care, LLC is an Equal Opportunity Employer