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Psychiatric Licensed Practical Nurse

Douglas County Omaha, NE
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Job Description

PRIMARY FUNCTION:  Under the direction of the Director of Nursing, Nurse Manager, supervising psychiatric registered nurse, or designee, the incumbent provides professional psychiatric nursing care to acutely and chronically ill patients and assists supervisor in providing direction and training to other Community Mental Health Center (CMHC) staff. Incumbent performs duties in accordance with CMHC policies and state and federal statutes and regulations. The incumbent collaborates with the registered nurse when making decisions.

QUALIFICATIONS:  Must be a Licensed Practical Nurse with current nursing license from Nebraska or a compact state recognized by the Nebraska Board of Nursing at the time of hire, and maintain the license in good standing throughout the course of employment. License must be held in the state of residence. Graduate of an accredited school of nursing. One year related experience in an acute care facility preferred. Applicants may be required to complete supplemental training/testing at the discretion of the Director of Nursing. Current CPR and completion of CPI training within 6 months of hire. Completion of a pre-employment local and national criminal records check, including fingerprinting. Must complete a pre-employment health review as well as a physical abilities assessment. 

POSTING DATES:  Open until filled

Douglas County is an EOE - M/F/Vets/Disabled

Job Details

Date Posted June 8, 2018
Date Closes July 8, 2018
Address 4102 Woolworth Ave
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At Douglas County Health Center
Department Community Mental Health Center
Job Type Part-time Employee
Compensation Hourly Wage, $18.35
Experience Level Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)
Start Date Immediately
SOC Category 29-2061.00 Licensed Practical and Licensed Vocational Nurses
Zipcode 68105
Name Douglas County Human Resources
Address 1819 Farnam Street
City, State and Zip Omaha, NE 68183
Phone 402-444-6188

This job offers the following benefits

  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Pension Plan
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Maternity / Paternity / Family Leave
  • Medical
  • Prescription Drug Plan
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Credit Union
  • Health Fair
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Wellness Program

This job requires the following skills

  • Patient Care Plan / Path
  • Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
  • Psychiatric and Mental Health Nurse
  • Acute Care
  • Community Health
  • Geriatrics
  • Mental Health Care
  • Nursing
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Enjoy these benefits
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Pension Plan
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
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