The Licensed Practical Nurse, in conjunction with the Psychiatrist, administers treatment and medications to individuals; refers for physical exams and other physical problems; records medication orders; writes progress notes; makes telephone calls; reports to doctor regarding physical problems, assesses individuals; ensures compliance with the Nurse Practice Act; follows job description according to policy and procedures; and provides emergency medical services. Services are provided in accordance with accepted standards of professional practice and policies and procedures of HBH while assuring that the program operates within the guidelines established by the Navigate Model, the Department of Children and Families/Broward Behavioral Health Coalition in a manner that is consistent with HBH mission, vision and values. This is a 100% direct service position that could require availability to work irregular hours, including evenings, and weekends.
Section: Early Treatment Program
Location: Treasure Coast