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(LVN / LPT) Medication Service Provider at a Residential Facility (GREENFIELD)

(LVN / LPT) Medication Service Provider at a Residential Facility (GREENFIELD)

Compensation: $26.00 - $30.00 / hour plus an excellent benefits package
Employment type: full-time

Our Company:
 Psynergy is an adult high-end residential facility that provides housing option for individuals who desire a home-like setting coupled with care and supervision. Our atmosphere celebrates hope, promotes personal growth and builds social networks. We have three locations: Morgan Hill, Greenfield, and Sacramento and growing!

We believe that together, we can achieve more. The prospect of community integration for individuals experiencing mental distress can be a reality - we offer a New Vision of community life. We are committed to creating innovative options for individuals to move out of locked settings and into successful community living.

Job Summary: The Medication Services Provider supplies leadership and targeted medication education and rehabilitation services to individuals with mental illness and their families. Utilizing medical knowledge and clinical judgment, assures the quality, timeliness and optimum level of patient care. You'll serve clients with special medical concerns such as diabetes, respiratory conditions or people receiving injectable medications.

Responsibilities and Duties:
• Provide direct care services and complete required documentation/record keeping
• Execute patient care responsibilities consistently in the absence of physician, and respond to on-call emergencies in a prompt manner
• Meet and consult with Medication Services Director regarding client's progress and service/coordination plan
• Provide assessment and intervention in response to client crisis, including necessary follow up. Provide appropriate consultation and back up staff support in responding to client crisis
• Participate in team care management and assist psychiatrist to meet client needs and improve client functioning
• Payer and regulatory requirement, utilizing paper or computer technology as required
• Maintain current knowledge in the field of nursing through attendance at various events, related publications or articles and membership in professional organizations
• Perform emergency first aid and CPR in emergency situations as needed.

Education/Experience Requirements:
- High School Diploma or GED
- One (1) year working in a mental health setting required and preferably one year of experience in handling medications in a residential setting. Appropriate volunteer and internship experience will be considered.
- Minimum licensing requirement of licensed psychiatric technician (LPT) or licensed vocational nurse (LVN).

Benefits:
 We strive to maintain a diverse, motivated, and positive work environment. This is a full-time position with a minimum rate of $26.00 - $30.00 per hour (commensurate with experience) and a monthly bonus in a small program with a friendly, comfortable atmosphere and the ability to be hands on and gain valuable experience. You may be required to work one (1) weekend day and four (4) week days. We have an excellent benefits package, including medical, dental, vision and life insurance, Paid Time Off (PTO) and 5% 401(k) matching and profit sharing.

Contact:
 Please respond including your resume. If you are selected to move forward in our process we will contact you to complete an application and criminal background check form (Required). Please no phone calls. Visit our web site for additional information on our company at: www.psynergy.org.

We are an equal opportunity employer and welcome diversity in the workplace.

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