Caritas is a medical/clinical intake facility for the treatment of substance abuse treatment on the near West Side of Chicago.
Caritas has 2 openings in our Central Intake location for LPN-Nurses.
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.
Duties include managing doctors orders, prepares and dispenses all methadone according to the physician and federal and state regulations.
The candidate should be available to work a varied schedule when needed, with possible weekday days and possible alternating weekend days. One position is full time with 36 hours per week and one position is part-time with 20 hours per week.
A.Education: Graduate from an accredited school of nursing required.
B.Licensure/Certification/Registration: Current state LPN licensure with Pharmacology required.
C.Experience: A minimum of one year of nursing experience preferred.