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Nurse - RN or LPN - Part Time

Company: Fairhaven Treatment Center
Location: Cordova
Posted on: January 27, 2023

Job Description:

We don't just have a mission statement we have a mission.At Fairhaven Treatment Center our commitment to optimal mental health and steadfast support isn't just for our clients, it extends to every member of our team.Fairhaven Treatment Center realizes the strength of our practice is our exceptional staff. We support our clinicians in building a culture of values of innovation, professionalism and healthy work/life balance. We are currently seeking a Registered Nurse - RN or a Licensed Practical Nurse - LPN for a part-time position at our Cordova, Tennessee location.The RN or LPN must have the ability to work in difficult client situations to oversee medical safety and wellness of clients under the direction of the Director of Nursing and/or the Medical Director. Must have knowledge of first aid and emergency medical procedures. Must have knowledge of standards of nursing practice, possess strong patient care skills, good organizational and record-keeping skills. Must have the ability to work as part of a treatment team, knowledge of mental health issues that relate to disordered eating. Must be organized, detail-oriented and able to set firm boundaries with clients.Schedule: 7:00pm - 7:00amRequirements:Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse in the State of Tennessee1 year of mental health experience preferred but not required.Responsibilities:Functional Area Duties and Responsibilities (Include but not limited to) Medical Policy and ProcedureFully understand and comprehend current and future Fairhaven Policies and Procedures for Employees and ClientsPrimary ownership of Medication Management Policy and Procedure, to include ensuring policies are communicated, trained, enforced, and updated as required.Ensure client vitals are measured and recorded on a daily basis, either directly or through the recovery staff.Liaison with the Medical Director and Attending Physician to ensure routine medical needs are provided.Coordinate medical care between clients and non-Fairhaven medical professionals when required.Daily monitoring of client health and welfare via standardized health assessmentConduct a health assessment of new client upon 72 hours of admission to the treatment program and weekly, thereafter.Primary owner of phlebotomy policy, procedure, quality control, process and lab relationship. Draw blood, as needed.Manage and hoc medically related needs, including feeding tube management and skill-level appropriate client medical issues Medication ManagementPrimary ownership of Medication Management Policy and ProcedureCoordinate acquisition of prescription and non-prescription medications --- Ensure medication process is accurate and error free.About Fairhaven Treatment Center:The Fairhaven eating disorder residential treatment program provides 24-hour clinical support for clients who desire structured, supportive live-in care in a program specifically designed for and dedicated to treating eating disorders. The Fairhaven Outpatient Center for Eating Disorders houses our eating disorder outpatient programs. Outpatient Treatment includes our Partial Hospitalization Program and Intensive Outpatient Program. Affordable, peer-supported housing is available for clients needing temporary housing while programming with us at the Partial Hospitalization and Intensive Outpatient levels of care.Whether the underlying cause of your eating disorder is post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), trauma or attachment disorder - or you have a history of addiction or substance use disorder, or you have Bulimia Nervosa, Anorexia, or others, it takes courage to make the decision to seek help for your eating disorder. At Fairhaven Treatment Center, we will walk this journey together to reclaim the joy in your life.Fairhaven Treatment Center is a proud member of the Refresh Mental Health network. Refresh provides outstanding operational support, infrastructure, and resources to allow clinicians to focus on what they do best - providing exemplary care to clients. This partnership allows us to offer additional resources and operational support while maintaining our local identity and leadership.Fairhaven Treatment Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer that values a diverse workplace. We are committed to building a team that is inclusive of all people, including those of LGBTQIA+ communities, members of all ethnic groups, people with disabilities and medical conditions, foreign-born residents, and veterans. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. Refresh is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.

Keywords: Fairhaven Treatment Center, Memphis , Nurse - RN or LPN - Part Time, Healthcare , Cordova, Tennessee

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