Overnight Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)
Company: Behavioral Health Network, Inc.
Posted on: January 13, 2022
Use your nursing know-how to aid the mental health needs of
adults in your Western Mass community!**NOTICE**In accordance with
the BHN Mandatory COVID vaccine policy - all staff, interns, temps,
residents and contractors are required to be fully vaccinated no
later than day one of employment. Medical or religious exemptions
will be offered and must be approved prior to starting work.The
same guidelines noted above apply during flu season (defined as
December 1st - through end of flu season as announced by the CDC)
for BHN's Mandatory Influenza Vaccine policy.Additionally, BHN is a
Tobacco Free workplace. All Staff, interns, temps, residents and
contractors agree not to smell of or use Tobacco or ENDS products
while on paid work time or within sight of any BHN facility.Join
our team of competent and compassionate professionals as a
Overnight Licensed Practical Nurse at Behavioral Health Network! As
an Overnight LPN, you will be able to care for the individuals that
we serve in our Crisis Stabilization Unit in Springfield, MA,
meeting their psychiatric needs. LPNs assist to provide a safe and
healthy environment in the Crisis Stabilization Unit for those we
serve. Participation in trainings, supervision, and other
activities broaden their skills and expand their knowledge of
current medications and interventions. Licensed Practical Nurses at
Behavioral Health Network are exposed to many opportunities to
learn as well as to share their own expertise! They are able to
increase their knowledge of behavioral health conditions and how
these conditions co-exist with other health conditions.
Additionally, LPNs work collaboratively on multidisciplinary teams
and build skills in team consultation, sharing their medical
expertise with other behavioral health team members.The Crisis
Stabilization Unit is a safe, supervised, environment. Individuals
served at CSU are provided a range of services including need
assessments, groups, and one-on-one counseling.Behavioral Health
Network is a growing non-profit community behavioral health agency
that has been providing services to children, adults, families and
communities in Western Massachusetts since 1938. BHN provides
comprehensive, outcome-driven behavioral health care. We are
dedicated to offering high quality, affordable and culturally
appropriate care to people of all ages and income levels in our
constituent communities.Overnight Licensed Practical Nurses at
Behavioral Health Network have the following qualities:
- Overnight availability (required).
- Have a basic understanding of mental illness, and appropriate
pharmaceutical and psycho-educational treatment interventions.
- Is a Massachusetts Licensed LPN.
- Maintain current licensure and certifications.
- Have at least one year experience working within behavioral
health, and one year postgraduate experience in medical-surgical
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