LVN - Houston, TX
Company: Discovery Behavioral Health
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Discovery Behavioral Health is looking to add an LVN Licensed
Vocational Nurse-- -to our amazing team. This position will work in
our Substance Use Division.-- -If you have experience in Behavioral
Health and true compassion for helping others, we are looking for
- Consult with the physician(s) concerning patient evaluation and
assist the Director of Nursing in planning and developing the
nursing services to be performed for the patient.
- Examine the patient and their records/chart to distinguish
between normal and abnormal findings in order to recognize early
stages of serious physical, emotional, or mental problems.
- Perform administrative duties regarding assigned patients, such
as completing medical forms, reports, evaluations, studies,
- Provide written and/or oral reports on the status of patients
as requested or directed by committees.
- Initiate requests for consultation or referral and respond to
requests from the patient, physician or nursing staff.
- Assist with patient activities. When required, perform range of
motion, assist in ambulation, and provide emotional support.
- Provide information to the patient and family members of
prevention techniques and other ways to maintain or improve the
general health and psychosocial status of the patient.
- Must be a graduate of an approved vocational nursing program
with a current licensure from
- the Texas Board of Nursing.
- Must possess a current, active CPR certification.
- Knowledge of crisis management and therapeutic
- Knowledge of addiction, co-occurring disorders and dual
diagnosis, as well as 12-Step programs
- Ability to work effectively as a member of a competent
- Organizational, time management, and problem solving skills
We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free
workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.-----
-All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment
without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, or national
origin.-- -For more information about our company benefits, please
visit us at-- -discoverybehavioralhealth.com/careers/--
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