Licensed Practical Nurse
The Licensed Practical Nurse is responsible for working with the Evergreen Substance Use and Addiction Medicine Program, performing duties to include; collecting urine toxicology, taking vitals, triaging patients, assisting medical staff with various medical procedures including but not limited to; prior authorizations, lethality assessments, linkage to inpatient treatment/detox, medication administration, recording patient information and ensuring exam rooms are stocked.
Qualified candidate will have a current Licensed Practical Nursing license, and minimum one (1) year experience within a medical practice. EMR (Electronic Medical Record) knowledge required. Must be able to communicate clearly and professionally, demonstrate personal responsibility and integrity. Ability to handle Protected Health Information (PHI) in a manner consistent with HIPAA a must. Able to show initiative and an ability to work independently and collaboratively, in group settings. Sensitivity to and experience with cultural diversity, Harm Reduction, LGBTQ population, Substance Use population and HIV/AIDS issues is essential.