- $47,070.00 -61,740.00/year*
Healthcare - Nursing
112 Nyetimber Pkwy
Merakey is currently seeking **a Full Time Licensed Practical Nurse 2nd Shift** to join our IDD Division in the Beaver County area.
Merakey is a leading developmental, behavioral health and education provider offering a breadth of integrated services to individuals and communities across the country.
We leverage our size and expertise to develop innovative solutions and new models of care to meet the needs of individuals, their families, public and private healthcare funders and community partner organizations.
We recognize that complex needs require a holistic approach. With our experience, expertise and compassion, we empower everyone within our communities to reach their fullest potential.
With a rich tradition spanning 50 years with nearly 10,000 employees, Merakey, formerly NHS, provides care to over 40,000 adults and children throughout Pennsylvania, New Jersey, New York, Maryland, Delaware, Virginia, Louisiana, Michigan and Tennessee .
**_WHAT MERAKEY HAS TO OFFER_**
+ The stability that comes with working for a national leader providing education and human services to individuals with special needs
+ Highly competitive compensation plans
+ Career advancement opportunities in a rapidly growing company
+ Flexible scheduling
+ Benefits for all employees including marketplace savings program (discounts on cell phone plans, shopping, travel and more); Wellness programs (including discounted gym memberships, mail order prescription plans); legal and financial services; 24-hour nurse hotline; life/disability coverage; and Employee Assistance Program
+ Benefits for qualifying employees including medical, dental & vision coverage; flexible spending account; 403B retirement plan with company contribution
+ Generous PTO plans including vacation, sick, and holiday pay for qualifying employees
This **Licensed Practical Nurse** will be responsible for the nursing rounds in the specific Beaver county homes as directed by HSS/ AHSS. This is a professional position which involves providing direct nursing care to persons with developmental and physical disabilities and maintain 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. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:
+ Administer medications per NHS/AVS policy and procedure.
+ Provide clinical assessments to persons.
+ Implement Health Related Protection Policy and Procedure, as needed.
+ Recording seizure activity, as needed.
+ Complete Consultant forms.
+ Perform heights and weights and record per policy.
+ Generate and update Health Care Plans, as needed.
+ Update and review Daily Care Checklists on a monthly Basis.
Requisition Number: 44198
**_MERAKEY is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer!_**
+ Licensed Practical Nurse license required.
+ One (1) year current nursing experience is preferred.
+ Genuine interest in working with individuals with physical and developmental disabilities.
+ Current and valid Pennsylvania driver's license and reliable transportation
EOE Protected Veterans/Disability
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* 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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