RN/LPN - Bowen Recovery Center in Fort Wayne, IN at Bowen Center

Date Posted: 7/3/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

LPN or RN in the Bowen Recovery Center will administer medication and assess clients through daily interactions. The Nurse will assist the Medical Doctor with providing services and will be responsible for ensuring safety and well-being of all clients.

A $2000 bonus is offered to all new RN nurses after one (1) year with Bowen. A $1000 bonus is offered to all new LPN nurses after one (1) year with Bowen.

Some responsibilities include:

  • Administer methadone in accordance with all state and federal regulations
  • Responsible for documenting in EMR (Methasoft) on all medication dispensed and nursing progress notes
  • Document all other pertinent data in EMR (Methasoft) such has health status and updates
  • Participate in multidiscipline team meetings and document changes in treatment plan in the EMR
  • Assist medical doctor with history and physicals and external referrals
  • Follow up with external referral source to ensure documentation is received and provided to the medical doctor and other members of the treatment team.
  • Ensure client is updated on all urine drug screens and documentation of results is in EMR.
  • Review all outpatient medication storage and administration locations in all counties for monthly pharmacy review requirements.
  • Complete and submit billing documents.
  • Continue to further education and to remain updated on psychiatric nursing issues by attending continuing education and training courses.

Job Requirements

Education: Associates of Nursing acceptable, Bachelors of Nursing preferred. RN or LPN license in the State of Indiana required.

Pay varies depending on licensure and experience:

RN: $24-$26/hour
LPN: $18-$20/hour