LPN- Allegheny Valley School 1st shift Allegheny County

Compensation

: $47,070.00 - $61,740.00 /year *

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Healthcare - Nursing



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NHS is currently hiring a Licensed Practical Nurse for our Community Group Homes

This position is Enhanced Pay Eligible!!! Successful applicants have the option to receive an additional $2/hr for all hours paid!

NHS is Growing!!!

With a rich tradition spanning almost 50 years, NHS is at the forefront of providing care and services to people with special needs. Today NHS, through its subsidiaries, is a leading provider of community-based, non-profit education and human services. More than 10,000 employees provide care to almost 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Virginia, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Louisiana, and Michigan. NHS has developed a unique continuum of care providing services in the areas of mental health, addictive diseases, education, foster care and permanency, autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities and many more specialized programs.

We are in search of a Licensed Practical Nurse for our Community Group Homes to provide care and support for our clients with Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities. This is a professional position which involves providing direct nursing care to persons with developmental and physical disabilities and maintaining their medical records to comply with current nursing practice and state regulation.

This position reports to the Health Services Supervisor and/or Assistant Health Services Supervisor or, at times, the designated Registered Nurse.

Responsibilities include:

  • Morning nursing rounds in specific Allegheny county homes and then report to the Program centers daily as needed/directed by HSS/ AHSS.
  • Direct collaboration with the Primary Care Physician to meet standards of Preventative Health Services per the DPW.
  • Assist in coordination, collaboration and follow through of specialist clinics (podiatry, psychology, vision, and dental) as well as transcribing orders upon clients return from Specialists.
  • Medication administration is also a requirement to individuals in the day programming facility.
  • Training and Education related to medical conditions is provided to Direct Service Professionals in the Facility when needed.

For similar positions, and to apply online please visit www.nhsonline.org/careersKewords:

In addition to completing your application, please feel free to email your resume directly to our recruiter at ...@nhsonline.org


Associated topics: lead, license, licensed, licensed vocational nurse, med, mtp, nurses, practical, practical nurse, vocational nurse * The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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