The Mentor Network

About The Mentor Network

The MENTOR Network is a national network of local providers offering quality, community-based services to children, adults, and seniors with intellectual and developmental disabilities, brain and spinal cord injuries, and to youth with emotional and behavioral challenges as well as their families. Serving 30,000 individuals in 36 states, we offer meaningful work, come join our team today!

 

 

 

Job Category:

Healthcare

Country:

United States

Postal Code:

89044

Approximate Salary:

Not Specified

Position Type:

Full Time

LPN

The Mentor Network - Las Vegas

Posted: 07/3/2018

Description
LPN
Primary Location: NV-NVLas Vegas-7690 Carmen Boulevard
Function:Clinical

CareMeridian

Bring your Nursing experience to our growing, mission-driven organization!

 

Come join our amazing team of Licensed Vocational Nurses supporting individuals with brain and spinal cord injuries and other catastrophic injuries and illnesses.  Make a difference every day as a patient advocate providing prescribed medical treatment and personal services under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN) or physician.

 

This is a fantastic role to continue your nursing career path within Specialty Rehabilitation and Human Services, and work within a setting that offers variety and rewarding challenges with high staff-to-patient ratios.



Description

Bring your Nursing experience to our growing, mission-driven organization!

 

As a LPN with CareMeridian, you will have high-impact, providing nursing services, training and supports to address the medical and psychiatric needs of individuals with Acquired Brain Injury and other catastrophic injuries.

Provide clinical care to address the medical needs of the individuals we serve

 

Responsibilities: 

Monitor the health conditions of individuals served, ensure quality services provided

  • Provide prescribed medical treatment and personal care services

    • Administer medications and provide documentation according to established guidelines

    • Conduct assessments, implement health care plans and respond to changes of condition

    • Ensure physicians’ orders are documented and carried out as prescribed 

  • Serve as liaison and advocate with other medical and professional service providers

  • Provide input regarding health care services to be included in each Individual Service Plan (ISP)

  • Accompany individuals to medical visits in medical emergencies

  • Actively attend and participate in team meetings as required

Maintain confidentiality and treat others with dignity and respect in all you do


Qualifications:

What we ask of you:

  • Two year college degree in nursing or related field

  • One year of experience working a nursing capacity, ideally with medically complex patients

  • Current LPN licensure for Nevada

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS), CPR, First Aid certifications; HIV/AIDS, BBP and ACT training

  • Ability to effectively communicate with staff, residents, and families

What we offer you: 

  • Flexible work schedules

  • Competitive pay rates; paid time off, Holiday Pay, and benefits for 30+ hour work week

  • Career development and advancement opportunities

  • Paid classroom and on-the-job training

  • A dynamic work environment where no day is ever the same as the next   

We have a great work environment and you’ll be surrounded by a strong and supportive team of peers, leaders and colleagues.
 
CareMeridian is a partner of The MENTOR Network. Founded in 1980, The MENTOR Network is a national network of local human service providers offering quality, community-based services.  With approximately 30,000 employees serving 30,000 individuals in 36 states, you'll have career opportunities from coast to coast. When you join The MENTOR Network, you’ll make a difference every day and help to provide quality of life enhancing services to individuals across the country.
 
Come join our team of dedicated and caring professionals.  Apply Today!
 
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