S:US is looking for an experienced Licensed Practical Nurse to join one of our Residential programs for Substance Abuse
About the Position
The Licensed Practical Nurse at S:US will work under the program director in order to coordinate the medical management of participants' issues to optimize health. You will interpret medical information supplied by various providers regarding the participant(s) and ensure that physical exams, lab work, and PPD status is regularly updated for all participants. The LPN also checks the medication log to ensure that participants are in compliance with their assigned regimen. In addition to monitoring the logs, you will monitor the program's inventory of medical supplies and administer medication. You will also review the Prescription Monitoring Program (PMP) system as well as ePACES for new admits and participants' medical entitlements.
Salary: $50,000 - $60,000 / year
At S:US, we are a nonprofit with a staff of 1,800 providing $245 million in services annually working to drive scalable solutions that contribute to righting societal imbalances for people with disabilities, people in poverty, and people facing homelessness. Our efforts are supported by various local, state, and federal government entities as well as foundations, corporations, and individual donors. We take what we learn on the ground and use it to change systems and impact policy. We work with communities and individuals in every corner of the city and on Long Island by delivering high quality services that address the complex circumstances of each person in order to transform lives, improve neighborhoods, and boost future generations.
Our short application process takes less than 3 minutes on your phone, tablet, or computer.
Services for the UnderServed (SUS) is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.