Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Job Class: Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Who May Apply: Open to all qualified job seekers
Date Posted: 06/04/2021
Closing Date: 06/10/2021
Hiring Agency: Department of Human Services
Division/Unit: Direct Care & Treatment / Mental Health & Substance Abuse Treatment Services
Work Shift: Night
Work Hours: 9:30pm - 7:30am
Days of Work: Varies
Travel Required: No
Salary Range: $21.61 - $29.22 /hourly; $45,122 - $61,011 /annually
Classified Status: Classified
Bargaining Unit/Union: 204 - Health Care Non Professional / AFSCME
Work Area: CBHH Annandale
FLSA Status: Nonexempt
Connect 700 Program Eligible : Yes
This position is located in Annandale, MN.
Applicants may be eligible for a hiring incentive of up to $2,500!
The Community Behavioral Health Hospital (CBHH) in Annandale is seeking a talented Licensed Practical Nurse to join our team. Operated by the Minnesota Department of Human Services, the CBHH is a small inpatient psychiatric facility that provides rapid assessment and stabilization for adults experiencing an acute mental health episode.
Job duties include:
Perform nursing duties in caring for adults with acute to chronic and severe mental illness, including keeping clinical charts and reports on the emotional and physical status of patients. Facilitate the admission of patients to the unit; take temperature, pulse, respiration, and blood pressure readings; administer and record prescribed medication. Promote and participate in rehabilitation activities and encourage patient personal hygiene. Maintain a clean, hazard-free environment and comply with all safety and health standards, laws, regulations, and policies.
- Degree from an approved school of nursing.
- Must be licensed or eligible to obtain licensure in Minnesota as a Practical Nurse.
To facilitate proper crediting, please ensure that your resume clearly describes your experience in the areas listed and indicates the beginning and ending month and year for each job held.
REFERENCE/BACKGROUND CHECKS- The Department of Human Services will conduct reference checks to verify job-related credentials and criminal background check prior to appointment.
AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
The State of Minnesota is an equal opportunity, affirmative action, and veteran-friendly employer. We are committed to providing culturally responsive services to all Minnesotans. The State of Minnesota recognizes that a diverse workforce is essential and strongly encourages qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans to apply.
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