Caritas is a medical/clinical intake facility for the treatment of substance abuse patients on the near West Side of Chicago.
Caritas has an opening in is Central Intake unit for a part-time LPN-Nurse.
Under the supervision of the Nursing Supervisor, performs any or all duties involving direct client screening, medical assessment nursing documentation and dispensing methadone. Conducts nursing assessments on all Central Intake clients and Health Awareness groups.
The potential candidate will handle doctor's orders, prepares, dispenses all methadone according to physician and federal and state regulations.
Candidate will be available to work a varied schedule to be on call when needed, with possible weekday days and possible alternating weekend days.
Education: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing required.
Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current state LPN licensure with Pharmacology required.
Experience: A minimum of one year of nursing experience preferred.