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Clinic Nurse

Company: Youth Villages
Location: Douglasville
Posted on: November 26, 2022

Job Description:







-**Ask about our $6,000 Sign-On -Payment!**Company OverviewYouth Villages is a national leader in the adoption and implementation of research-based treatment philosophies in the field of children's mental and behavioral health. Our commitment to helping troubled children and their families find success spans 30+ years and includes a comprehensive array of programs and services.













Responsibilities









Program OverviewYouth Villages' Residential Treatment programs serve children with emotional and behavioral problems. - Our residential campuses provide the setting for an intensive treatment program that combines the unique balance of structure and freedom. This enables children and their families to identify, understand and cope with their individual needs and develop the skills necessary to succeed in less restrictive settings. - We have three different types of facilities-Intensive Residential Centers, Open Campuses, and Group Homes. - Located in Tennessee and Georgia, all of these facilities utilize the Re-Education of Emotionally Disturbed Children therapy model (Re-Ed).RN Position Overview -

  • Under the supervision of the contracted Medical Professional and as per physician orders, takes vital signs, treats wounds and injuries, and evaluates the physical condition of patients.
  • Oversees and maintains medical charts and documentation for assigned patients monthly to include: vital signs, weight, response and follow-up to consultation(s), response to and side effects of medication(s), etc. designated by Quality Monitoring specifications, in accordance with JCAHO specifications,
  • DHS standards and organizational policies and procedures.
  • Assists the consulting pharmacist in completing medication reviews and medication closet inspections. Monitors, assesses and documents the health care status of patients and contacts the physician(s) and/or hospital when necessary to arrange other medical treatment.
  • Develops and facilitates resident education programs, such as personal hygiene, sexuality, infection control, and other relevant topics as needed.
  • Oversees the scheduling of physical and dental exams as well as other medical appointments for residents and coordinates schedules for the psychiatrist(s) and pediatrician.
  • Typically a 36 hour work week spread over M-F.LPN Position Overview
    • Providing first aid to residents who become ill or injured
    • Maintaining medical charts on assigned residents
    • Working with other consulting medical professionals in servicing medical needs
    • Develop and facilitate employee and resident education programs such as personal hygiene; infection control and other relevant topicsSalary -$24 - $38 / hour based on license and experience













      Qualifications









      Now hiring Registered Nurses and Lincensed Practical Nurses! -LPN RequirementsHigh School Diploma or GED equivalent and a Diploma from school of nursing or equivalent is requiredA LPN (Licensed Practical Nurse) license active for the State of - Georgia is requiredExperience working in a mental health setting is preferredExperience with psychiatric and/or pediatric/adolescent population is preferredAbility to maintain a flexible scheduleRN RequirementsHigh School Diploma or GED equivalent and a Diploma from an accredited Registered Nurse (RN) school of NursingCurrent nursing license in the state of GeorgiaExperience in a mental health setting is preferredCovid-19 Vaccine RequirementAs of October 15, 2021, Youth Villages has required the COVID-19 vaccine for all employees, excluding those with an approved medical or religious exemption, as a condition of employment to help ensure the safety of all employees and youth and families served.BenefitsMedical, Dental, Prescription Drug Coverage and Vision401(k)2 weeks paid vacation12 paid sick days per year11 paid holidaysPaid Parental LeaveMileage & Cell Phone Reimbursement (when applicable)Tuition reimbursement and licensure supervisionGrowth & development through continuous trainingClinical and administrative advancement opportunitiesYouth Villages is an equal opportunity employer and provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. -Youth Villages is committed to not only advancing diversity, equity, and inclusion in the workplace but also in our work with children and young adults. We know that children, families and young people of color can face inequity in child welfare and justice systems, and we train our employees to build the skills they need to work with the communities that we serve, as well as, other employees from different cultures and backgrounds. Youth Villages is opposed to racism in any of its forms and is committed to inclusion, equity, and diversity. We believe that respect for each other is crucial in the work that we do each day.



Keywords: Youth Villages, Atlanta , Clinic Nurse, Healthcare , Douglasville, Georgia

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