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LVN/LPT - Full-Time Days/Tue-Sat) - Behavioral Health 152

Company: Telecare Corporation
Location: Oakland
Posted on: January 15, 2021

Job Description:

Founded in 1965, Telecare is a rapidly growing mental health care company dedicated to making a difference for our clients, the community, and our employees. We offer an array of mental health services to adults with serious mental illness. We partner with public sector entities and behavioral health organizations and have over 150 programs and over 4,300 employees across the country. And we 're growing all the time! When you work at Telecare, you help to empower thousands of individuals every day in their journeys of recovery.Telecare is proud to have been recognized by The Bay Area Business Times as the 9thBest Place To Work In the Bay Area for 2020! This is the 18th time we have made the list!As a part of the Telecare Family, the Telecare Sausal Creek outpatient stabilization clinic will be transitioning to a Case and Medication Management Clinic (CMMC). The program will offer case management and medication assistance for Level 3 clients of Alameda County. The purpose of the program will be to create a timely and accurate clinical system that assures each client maintains optimal mental health. The program will provide medical screenings and psycho-social and psychiatric assessment. It will determine diagnostic impressions and create an individual treatment plan. Case managers will regularly meet with clients to assess and plan their individualized ongoing treatment.Employment Status: Full-TimeShift:DaysTuesday 7:00 am - 3:30 pmWednesday 11:30 am - 8:00 pmThursday 9:00 am - 5:30 pmFriday 11:30 am - 8:00 pmSaturday 9:00 am - 5:30 pmPOSITION SUMMARYThe Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN)/Licensed Psychiatric Technician (LPT) provides recovery focused services related to the safe and appropriate administration of medical treatment (including medications) as prescribed by the physician. Provides safe, effective, and efficient implementation of direct care in accordance with established policies, procedures and standards of care. QUALIFICATIONSRequired: * Graduation from an accredited Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) /Licensed Psychiatric Technician (LPT) program and current licensure * Current CPR/BLS certificate* Must be at least 18 years of age* Must be CPR, Crisis Prevention Institute (CPI), and First Aid certified on date of employment or within 60 days of employment and maintain current certification throughout employment * All opportunities at Telecare are contingent upon successful completion and receipt of acceptable results of the applicable post-offer physical examination, 2-step PPD test for tuberculosis, acceptable criminal background clearances, excluded party sanctions, and degree or license verification. If the position requires driving, valid driver license, a motor vehicle clearance, and proof of auto insurance is required at time of employment and must be maintained throughout employment. Additional regulatory, contractual, or local requirements may apply.Preferred:* Previous experience with population to be served and/or work in a similar program setting preferred* One (1) year of experience * Understanding of psychiatric illness and its treatment, and knowledge of psychotropic medicationESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS* Demonstrates the Telecare mission, purpose, values, and beliefs in everyday language and contact with internal and external stakeholders* Establishes and maintains a therapeutic relationship with members served* Provides nursing care and assists in the welcoming, admission, and discharge process* Collects data relevant to care of members served; develops and implements nursing care plans * Demonstrates knowledge of crisis management and intervention* Transcribes physician orders accurately and in a timely manner* Administers medication and treatments to members served* Receives and presents change of shift report as assigned* Adheres to medication management policies and procedures * Notifies the prescriber and nursing supervisor of any changes in behavior or condition* Documents the progress of members served toward their Recovery Plan goals * Attends and participates in community meetings and groups* Actively participates in multidisciplinary team meetings and treatment planning meetings* Coordinates and participates in counting medications and giving report at the beginning and end of each shift * Must assist with restraint of members served in the event of assaultive behavior and pass assault crisis/crisis prevention trainingDuties and responsibilities may be added, deleted, and/or changed at the discretion of management.SKILLS* Ability to review and implements Recovery/Treatment plans* Ability to support medical and psycho-social care for members served* Ability to administer oral and injectable medications * Ability to act as a team member and provide input via reporting observations and concerns and asking appropriate questions* Ability to review and implement recovery treatment plans for members served* Demonstrated ability to implement physical crisis and de-escalation techniquesPHYSICAL DEMANDSThe physical demands here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.The employee is occasionally required to sit, squat, kneel, twist, push, pull and lift and carry items weighing 25 pounds or less as well as to frequently walk, stand, bend, reach and do simple and power grasping. The position requires manual deviation, repetition and dexterity as well as Hazardous Exposure (Blood Borne Pathogens, Hospital Waste, Chemical & Infectious). EOE AA M/F/V/Disabilityamartinez123#LI-AM1Equal Opportunity Employer DescriptionEqual Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with DisabilitiesPay Transparency Policy StatementThe contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)

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