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Licensed Practical Nurse, Crisis Stabilization, Quincy - New Increased Rate

Company: Aspire Health Alliance
Location: Quincy
Posted on: September 15, 2022

Job Description:

Licensed Practical Nurse, Crisis Stabilization, Quincy - New Increased Rate
On-call/Per Diem/ReliefJob Location
Quincy, MassachusettsTracking Code
1210Position Type
Part-Time New increased rate! The Crisis Stabilization Unit, an integral part of the Aspire Health Alliance's emergency services, provides a stabilizing alternative to hospitalization with a focus on retaining connections to family and community to an intensely supervised outpatient setting. The unit offers individuals access to six on-site beds during times of crisis. Clients staying in the Crisis Stabilization Unit have immediate access to crisis clinicians and to a broad range of community programs. Length of stay is generally one to three days, but is flexible to meet individual needs.LPNs work to provide specialized care to consumers in a 24-hour crisis stabilization setting. Responsible for: Monitoring and Documenting medication self administration during clients' stay; Monitoring client physical medical issues and working with Mental Health Workers to arrange for acute medical care for clients when needed; Facilitating health and wellness groups and activities; Delivering treatment interventions that are strength based and solution-focused; Encouraging consumer completed risk management/safety plans and Wellness Recovery Action Plans (WRAP); Coordinating with clients' outpatient and CCS care providers; Completing documentation per shift as assigned; Participating in ongoing required training. Hourly rate of $25-26. The shift differentials for this position are:

  • 7a - 11p (Sat & Sun only) = Base + $1.00
  • 11p - 7a (ANY day of the week) = Base + $2.00
    Required Skills

    • LPN Certification (required).
    • Familiarity with Recovery oriented treatment for severe mental illness (preferred)
    • Must demonstrate the following characteristics: reliable, responsible, team player, ability to grow and learn in the position, detail-oriented, organized, flexible, capacity to provide support and quality care to improve the physical and mental health of individuals served.
    • Must be an independent problem-solver, able to work with minimal supervision when necessary
    • Must have a car and a good driving record
      Required Experience

      • One-year experience in an acute mental health and/or dual diagnosis setting (preferred).
        Aspire Health Alliance is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Keywords: Aspire Health Alliance, Quincy , Licensed Practical Nurse, Crisis Stabilization, Quincy - New Increased Rate, Healthcare , Quincy, Massachusetts

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