ADCARE HOSPITAL Experienced L.P.N. in Worcester, Massachusetts

Experienced LPN- To assist in the provision of direct nursing care to a population of adult substance abusing patients. To assess vital signs and other signs and symptoms of withdrawal and medicate appropriately and evaluate and document effects in the electronic medical record. Licensed by the Board of Registration in Nursing in Massachusetts as an LPN. National certification in chemical dependency nursing encouraged. Ability to pass medication safely and efficiently with current knowledge of medication utilized and education patients in their care. At least 1 year of medical/surgical or psych nursing after graduation preferred. Past experience in substance abuse nursing a plus. Strong Customer Service and Computer skills required. EMR experience desirable. CPR certification required within 30 days of hire.