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Clinical LPN 

Description

Serve as a Clinical LPN for Waubonsie Mental Health Center in Outreach Clinics. Provide Tele-Psych service using videoconferencing equipment to connect with a mental health prescriber to facilitate a face to face clinic visit to serve clients who need assistance in medication management.

Job Duties

Demonstrates competency in knowledge and skills of video and electronic equipment set-up in preparation for video conference

Utilization of Electronic Health Records (EHR)

Perform clinic nurse functions such as: collect and record vitals, reconcile medication list, review allergy list, gather preliminary information such as scores from check in assessments (PHQ9, MDQ, ACE, GAD7), room the client and give a verbal hand-off to the prescriber, put in orders for labs, collect DNA samples for genetic testing, administer injections as ordered by prescriber, process for any internal or external referrals of clients, printing of any prescriber recommended teaching materials, gathering medication samples, review incoming correspondence with prescriber (ex: labs, genetic reports, medical records, pharmacy communications), check phone messages and email, follow up with client if any further teaching need reviewed, facilitate follow-up appointment date and length of visit with support staff for scheduling

Telephone triage to determine priority of client care, assess the patient, determine whether they need to be seen and obtain care for them, and determine that the patient should receive emergency treatment or that they should be transferred to a hospital. Demonstrate flexibility, adaptability, priority setting, problem solving, and organizational skills, reliability and maintains confidentiality

Travel to various location in Montgomery and Page Counties.

*This list is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties and responsibilities*

 
Position Requirements

Education/Experience:

Graduate of an accredited program for Licensed Practical Nurses

Current license to practice nursing in the State of Iowa for Licensed Practical Nurse

Previous clinical experience in a medical office and behavioral health preferred

Knowledge/Skills:

Computer data entry experience

Mandatory Reporter certification

Strong interpersonal skills

Strong computer skills

Ability to work as a team member

Ability to understand and apply guidelines, policies and procedures

Strong verbal and written communication skills

Other Requirement:

Reliable Vehicle to get you around Southwest Iowa

Valid Drivers’ License, with good driving record

Valid Auto Insurance

Extensive Background Check, also Dependent Adult and Child Abuse registries, Sex Offender registry, and Criminal History Check

*The statements in each section of this description are not intended to be all-inclusive. They represent typical elements and criteria considered necessary to perform the job successfully.

All applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.

 
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Shift Days  
Position Clinical LPN (Tele-Psych Services)  
Req Number NUR-21-00002  
Location Clarinda, Shenandoah, & Red Oak  
About the Organization
ABOUT US
Waubonsie Mental Health Center strives to empower people to achieve their hopes, dreams, and quality of life goals by delivering quality, integrated, trauma-informed behavioral health care. We opened in 1982, and became an accredited Community Mental Health Center in 1984. Since that time, we have seen incredible growth within our organization- as well as in the people we serve! We offer our clients a comprehensive set of services- ranging from outpatient therapy to drop-in peer support services. We currently have offices in Clarinda, Red Oak, and Shenandoah, Iowa.  
EOE Statement Waubonsie Mental Health Center is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All aspects of employment at WMHC, including decisions to hire, promote, discipline, or discharge, are based on merit, competence, performance, and organizational needs. WMHC does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, marital status, age, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, medical condition, pregnancy, genetic information, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status, or any other status protected under federal, state, or local law.  

This position is currently not accepting applications.

To search for an open position, please go to http://WaubonsieMentalHealthCenter.appone.com



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