(1659) LVN – Mental Health Services

Job Description

Under the supervision of the Nurse Manager, this position is responsible for providing medication education and other health-related education to assist consumers with maintaining stability in the community. Primary duties include obtaining Vital Signs and weight, including BMI, current medications, current pharmacy, medical and allergy history and chief complaints or concerns. The LVN is responsible for providing health education handouts to clients to encourage healthier lifestyles as appropriate. This position will help to monitor the refill line and process refill requests in accordance with current medication orders. Also, the LVN will administer lab tests ordered for clients for intake such as Urine Drug Screens, Aegis drug screens and Genetic testing mouth swabs.

CityLockhart, Gonzales, Seguin
CountyCaldwell County, Gonzales County, Guadalupe County
CredentialsMinimum Qualifications: Licensed to practice as a licensed vocational nurse. Experience working within an outpatient psychiatric setting. A current Texas Driver’s License is a requirement of this position.

Preferred Qualifications: LVN with at least 5 years’ experience in a clinical setting.

Salary Amount$18.20/hr
Closing DateOpen until filled
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