Addiction Nurse – LPNNorfolk, VA

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Why You’ll Love This Job

Licensed Practical Nurse 

Are you a dedicated and experienced Licensed Practical Nurse with a passion for assisting individuals on their journey towards mental health and recovery? We’re seeking a proactive and compassionate LPN to join our Behavioral Health team. If you excel in a dynamic healthcare environment, possess a profound understanding of behavioral health disorders, and are committed to delivering quality care, your role will be pivotal in shaping the future of our treatment programs. Join us in making a meaningful impact on the lives of those seeking support and recovery. Apply now and become a key contributor to our mission of empowering individuals on their path to mental well-being!

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • NURSING CARE/ MEDICATION ADMINISTRATION:
    • Administers/dispenses medication and injections according to accepted nursing practice guidance.
    • Manages patient medication preselection and drug administration.
    • Performs initial inductions and provide medical services as needed.
  • TREATMENT PLANNING AND PROGRESS MONITORING:
    • Conducts assessments and monitors vital signs for dose changes.
    • Educate patients related to treatment, health, and safety policies.
  • COORDINATION AND COMMUNICATION:
    • Schedules appointments and document no-shows in system.
    • Attend required meetings, including on-site staff meetings and multidisciplinary team meetings.
    • Signs and processes physician orders and enter notes in the Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and input flags.
  • DOCUMENTATION AND COMPLIANCE:
    • Accurately maintains, monitors, and reconciles medication inventory.
    • Follow adherence to all necessary regulatory and company compliance requirements (HIPAA).
    • Completes documentation using the designated EMR. 

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

  • Highly empathetic and compassionate to effectively support the recovery journey of BrightView’s patients
  • Competent at working with a diverse population of colleagues and patients
  • Team-player, able to work collaboratively in a multidisciplinary healthcare environment
  • Strong attention to detail and sense of urgency
  • Adaptable and agile within a dynamic work environment
  • Technologically capable, comfortable operating in multiple systems for communication and documentation purposes including EMR and MS Office Suite
  • Embraces BrightView’s culture of compliance – operates with a high degree of integrity and compliance to work standards and regulatory requirements
  • Familiarity with HIPAA 42-CFR Part 2 desired
  • Prior experience with harm reduction a plus

Skills & Qualifications

QUALIFICATIONS

  • EXPERIENCE:
    • Required: minimum of 1 year of nursing experience, preferably in drug/alcohol or psychiatric setting.
    • Preferred: 2+ years of nursing experience, preferably in drug/alcohol or psychiatric setting.
  • EDUCATION:
    • Required: Associates Degree in Nursing, (NDA), Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with State Medication Administration Certification

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS

  • REQUIRED: State Licensed Practical Nursing License.

BENEFITS AND PERKS

  • PTO (Paid Time Off)
  • Immediately vested and eligible in 401k program with employer match. 
  • Company sponsored ongoing training and certification opportunities.
  • Full comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, short term disability, long term disability and accident insurance.
  • Substance Use Disorder Treatment and Recovery Loan Repayment Program (STAR LRP)
  • Tuition Reimbursement after 1 year in related field 

We offer competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits, and a supportive work environment dedicated to your professional growth and development.

Ready to shape our future by bringing in top talent? Apply now and be a key player in our success!

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Job Number: 11375

Advanced Practitioner/PA-C (Addiction Medicine)Norfolk, VA

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Why You’ll Love This Job

About BrightView Health

BrightView was founded to give the people in our communities two things: help and hope. We’re changing addiction treatment by combating the disease of addiction with a comprehensive treatment approach.

We are committed to personalizing our addiction treatment programs to each individual patient. We believe anyone can achieve the goal of life-long recovery with the help of our outpatient services which includes Medically Assisted Treatment and Clinical Services.

We continue to grow our presence nationwide as we stay committed to serving patients and saving lives!

Position Summary:

The Advanced Practitioner will be responsible for providing medical services in collaboration

with a licensed physician. The Advance Practitioner will implement treatment plans in

coordination with the supervising physician and inform patients about the medical

components of their treatment. The goal of this position is to be a key component of the

integrated care team that provides high quality comprehensive care to each of our patients.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Mentor and conduct professional development activities in medical subjects relevant to the patient’s treatment.

  • Participate in all trainings as required by federal, state, local, and accrediting agencies and comply with all accrediting, federal, state, and local regulatory agency requirements.

  • Develop and present training content for education on various medical topics relevant to

substance use disorders and general good health practices.

  • Perform medical services within the scope of his/her education, training, and expertise.

  • Ensure implementation of medical quality health standard for both patients and employees.

  • Provide medical input into overall program philosophy, treatment services, and patient

care.

  • Provide a response to emergency care providers when they require consultation for one of

the program patients.

  • Collaborate whenever necessary with other physicians, clinics or hospitals participating in the treatment of program patients.

  • Attend weekly treatment team meetings, as well as outside seminars and training.

  • Hold a basic understanding of drug/alcohol abuse and addiction and keep updated on

current drug abuse and treatment information.

  • Develop professional, helpful, and effective relationships with patients, team members, and constituents.

  • Ensure treatment center meets all accreditation standards related to medical, health, and

safety issues.

Skills & Qualifications

Job Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree or equivalent

  • Active state licensure (FNP/APRN/CNP/PMHNP/PA-C)

  • 3 to 5 years’ experience preferred, with at least 1 year of experience in addiction treatment setting preferred

  • D.E.A licensure as required by BrightView

What BrightView Has to offer

  • PTO (Paid Time Off)

  • Immediately vested and eligible in 401k – BrightView will match 100% of the first 3% of Employee contributions and 50% of the next 2% of contributions.

  • Company sponsored ongoing training and certification opportunities.

  • Full comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, short term disability, long term disability and accident insurance.

  • Substance Use Disorder Treatment and Recovery Loan Repayment Program (STAR LRP)

  • Tuition Reimbursement after 1 year in related field

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Job Number: 10650