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Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
4/26/2019
Job Category:
Nursing
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Job Description

Overview

The Registered Nurse (RN) / Licensed Vocational Nurse (LVN) is responsible for providing nursing assessments and coordinating ongoing nursing care under the supervision of the attending physician.

Responsibilities

* Initiates and completes initial nursing assessment at time of patient admissions
* Provides individual and group therapy on topics, issues and concerns relating to nursing discipline
* Documents client progress/regress according to established policies and procedures
* Supervises and instructs patients in medication administration, including the preparation and giving of injections as ordered by doctor
* Demonstrates knowledge of medication actions, side effects and contraindications
* Collects and records data in a comprehensive, accurate and systematic manner

Qualifications

* New graduates welcome to apply
* One year experience with chemical dependency, psychiatric, detox, medical/surgical nursing and/or dual diagnosis substance abuse programs a plus!
* Maintains current BLS certification
* Maintains active Texas RN License or LVN status
* Full-time and PRN shifts available for both day and overnight shifts!*

The Watershed is Joint Commission accredited and fully licensed by the State of Texas.

The Watershed welcomes applicants in recovery to apply! Applicants in recovery who are applying for a nurse (RN or LVN) position must have a minimum of 2 full years of abstinence from drugs/alcohol to be eligible for employment per Texas Department of State Health Services regulations.

Our competitive compensation and excellent benefits package for full time employees includes:

* Medical and Dental Insurance
* Supplemental Insurance
* 401(k) Plan
* Paid Time Off (PTO) Plan

The Watershed Treatment Programs, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and maintains a Drug Free Workplace. Local candidates desired, no relocation offered.

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