Licensed Practical Nurse- Mental Health Clinic
Company: Upstate Cerebral Palsy
Posted on: June 10, 2021
Essential Responsibilities include:
Ordering medications for patients as prescribed:
Administering injectable medications to patients as ordered;
Updating and maintaining accurate documentation in patient's
electronic medical records;
Assisting physicians and nurse practitioners with implementing
treatment plans for the patients.
Provide Health monitoring/assessments for our patients as
Ensuring compliance with all pertinent government and agency
regulations and operating standards;
Oversee the safety and well-being of the program
- A.A.S. Degree or High School
- Valid NYS Licensure as a Licensed Practical Nurse and current
NYS Registration Certificate.
- Basic Computer Skills (Windows, Outlook, Adobe Acrobat, Word,
- This position has regular and substantial unsupervised or
unrestricted physical contact with individuals receiving services
and is required by law to be fingerprinted for a criminal history
record check under OPWDD (Office for People with Developmental
Disabilities), OMH (Office of Mental Health) or OCFS (Office for
Children and Family Services).
- Must have a valid NYS Driver's License
- Must possess the ability to make independent decisions when
circumstances are warranted.
- Job related tasks involve exposure to blood, body fluids,
tissue or the potential for skin or mucous membrane contact from
spills or splashes of these substances.
- May be exposed to verbal and physical aggression of people we
- Will have exposure to unpredictable people we support and
situations when working at sites.
OSHA Exposure Category PHYSICAL DEMANDS
- While performing the duties of the job, the employee is
regularly required to talk and hear and must have fluency in the
- The employee frequently is required to stand, sit and walk and
must be able to remain in a stationary position for extended
periods of time.
- Employee will work with people we support with disabilities and
may be exposed to verbal and physical aggression.
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