LVN Psychiatric Nurse

AMFM Healthcare

LVN Psychiatric Nurse

Los Angeles, CA +103 locations
Full Time
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    AMFM Healthcare is looking for LVN Nursing Staff to provide superior care for our mental health clients. AMFM is a residential mental healthcare provider serving those who are seeking treatment to learn coping skills for severe mental illness. What is the Job? We are seeking a Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) to work as part of our nursing team. Experience in a psychiatric setting or working with patients diagnosed with acute psychiatric disorders is preferred but not required. This position is a rewarding one for those who seek to directly make a difference in the lives of those who are struggling with acute mental illness. You will provide compassionate and exceptional care for clients at our residential facilities, which are limited to 6 clients per residence. We have round the clock care, and you will provide basic nursing care within your scope of practice while being supported by a larger Physician and Clinician led team. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned Observe patients, charting and reporting changes in patients' conditions, such as adverse reactions to medication or treatment, and taking any necessary action. Manage prescribed medications, noting times and amounts on patients' charts. Provide basic patient care or treatments, such as taking temperatures or blood pressures. Measure and record patients' vital signs, such as height, weight, temperature, blood pressure, pulse, and respiration. Work as part of a healthcare team to assess patient needs, plan and modify care, and implement interventions. Make appointments, keep records, and/or perform other clerical duties. Inventory and requisition supplies, instruments and medications and medication samples. Maintain confidentiality of patient records and reports Document client histories, progress and other pertinent information QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE Current and valid LVN License in California ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENTS - Staff must meet this criteria in order to gain employment: Able to pass a comprehensive criminal background check with the Federal Department of Justice (LiveScan) and California Department of Social Services. Vaccination of COVID-19 (or willingness for employment) Job Type: Full-time (Part time work is also available) Location: Orange County, CA Pay: Depends strongly on experience. Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, Matching 401k, Opportunity for advancement TEAM FIT When we think of attributes, we think of someone who is a team player, compassionate, reliable, and dedicated. We are looking for an LVN Nurse who can provide top quality care, who are passionate towards our clients, and who are reliable and dedicated to our mission. ABOUT US A Mission for Michael, also known as AMFM Healthcare, is a behavioral healthcare program for those struggling with mental health, developmental disorders, and other issues. We are a dynamic, growing company with a program that takes place in residential homes throughout the nation. As you enter our facilities, you'll soon notice that we're different from most mental health treatment centers. With an intensive focus on clinical evidence-based treatment, along with personalized and compassionate care, we offer mental health treatment that changes lives.

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