Nurse LPN – South Portland, ME

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Position: Nurse LPN

Location: South Portland, ME

Description:  We are currently seeking a Per Diem nurse (7 hours) 5:50am -11:00am Mon- Fri as needed

Position Summary

The primary nursing / LPN function is to medicate and assess patients. The nurse will also collect urine and blood specimens for laboratory testing. The nurse will be accountable for accurate and timely documentation. Additional duties include, but not limited to:

  • Safe and accurate administration of medications as prescribed
  • Compliance with Discovery House policy and procedures, state and federal regulations
  • Accurate documentation
  • Patient assessments
  • Perform vein punctures as required by regulation
  • TB testing as required by regulation
  • Provision of accurate information regarding disease concept, TB, HIV, Hepatitis to patients as deemed necessary on an individual basis Health Education

Requirements:

Licensed LPN or RN in the State of ME. Experience with substance abuse treatment is a plus!