Licensed Practical Nurse

Employer
Colonial Management Group
Location
Hagerstown, MD
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Jul 20, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Job Description https://recruiting.adp.com/srccar/public/RTI.home?c=1148311 & d=ExternalCareerSite &r=5000172796806 Responsibilities include: Dispensing medication and recording dosages Collecting fees for medication and maintaining records conducting a sight and count inventory of the methadone supply daily Maintaining absolute accuracy in daily accounting of the methadone that is dispensed, inventory, and fees collected Administers appropriate lab tests as required including patient vital signs, TB tests when required, and other nursing assessment techniques Schedules and screens patients to be seen by Medical Director; Assists the physician with history and physical as required Receives medical orders and ensures that medical orders are documented and understood by Program Director and other staff members Maintains absolute control and tracking of all medical paperwork involving patient dose changes, lab results, physician orders, phase/level changes and verbal orders Candidates MUST have a current and valid license to be able to practice in the state of Maryland. EEO: Colonial Management Group, LP. is committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all Federal, State and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on the basis of race, color, age, national origin, ethnicity, religion, gender, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship, genetic disposition, disability or veteran's status or any other classification protected by State/Federal laws. Company Description New Season is a leading provider of specialized quality care for opioid drug use management and recovery, operating since 1986 with more than 68 treatment centers in 20 states nationwide. We support the education and understanding of addiction as a disease, so that more patients and communities can find the care they need to focus on and overcome the current national opioid epidemic. Addictive illness is a chronic brain disease that can be addressed with treatment and treatment works. Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) programs and the medications used today have been studied and proven to be highly successful in recovery over years of research. At New Season, our programs use the latest science to create a comprehensive plan for patients that include MAT, counseling and medical services. Programs are customized to the patients' needs and services are delivered in a way that respects the dignity, value and self-worth of every individual. We are committed to each of our patients' success stories. To learn more about how you can be a difference maker in your community, apply for immediate consideration.