Lead Nurse - Pomona Residential

Job Overview

Prototypes Women's center is a 180 bed residential facility for women and women with children. We provide comprehensive substance use disorder, mental health, and psychiatric care by an interdisciplinary team of professionals. Treatment episode ranges in time from 30  days to 6 months. Prototypes is a fast paced environment.

Key Responsibilities

  • Observes client medication administration.
  • Performs basic health screenings including vital signs.
  • Completes/assists with the completion of client health histories.
  • Completes facility incident reports within the agency guidelines and timeframes with quality documentation.
  • Completes client missed medication sheets.
  • Completes client medical treatment goals with appropriate updates to treatment plan as needed. 
  • Coordinate medical and psychiatric services with other involved services providers.
  • Ensure that client medication line times are appropriately held, and client’s medical needs are addressed.
  • Provide referrals and linkages to services specific to client’s needs.
  • Provide follow-up to ensure services are obtained.
  • Provides medical education and advocacy as needed.
  • Provides medical crisis intervention and triages clients as needed within scope of practice.

 

Education and Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Licensed Vocational Nurse or Psychiatric Technician.
  • Bilingual language skill preferred, English and the predominant other language natural to the community where the facility is located.
  • Good written and verbal skills.
  • Strong Computer skills.
  • Dependable automobile and insurance, registration and valid California Drivers License.
  • Knowledge and respect of all confidentiality issues.
  • People oriented.
  • Professional and honest.

 

Compensation: TBD
Type: Hourly/ Non-exempt
Benefits: HealthRIGHT 360 offers a competitive benefits package.
City: Pomona, CA
Hours/wk: 40

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