PAHrtners Deaf Services is looking for a dedicated Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) to join our interdisciplinary healthcare team. This is a part time position.

Job Responsibilities

  • Reports client’s social, psychological and physical behavior as indicated.
  • Implements and ensures compliance with standards of nursing practice that promote optimal health care delivery and meet regulatory requirements
  • Implements policies and procedures to ensure organizational compliance with Confidentiality regulations, HIPAA (Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act), national accreditation agency and Continuous Quality Improvement.  Attend applicable meetings as necessary.
  • Using state guidelines, Quality Assurance Plan and Client Rights Policy, ensures that clinical operations comply with state regulations and update plans and policies as necessary.
  • Provides professional nursing care including assessment, care and treatment of clients at the facility; must adhere to standards of care as defined by the Nurse Practice Act and RHA.
  • Performs Nursing assessments and interventions with medication oversight and administration as needed
  • Demonstrates proficiency in intervention techniques for both staff and clients in mediating problems or complaints; supervise clinical staffing, and provide other regular staff meetings and other venues for effective communication of information to staff and solicitation of staff ideas, concerns, and suggestions.
  • Additional duties may be required of the LPN during staff vacancies or PTO
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Director.

 

Required Education/Experience/Certifications/Licenses

  • LPN with license to practice in Pennsylvania.
  • Two years of experience working with behavioral health clients preferred.
  • Skills in American Sign Language greatly preferred; willingness to learn required.

 

At PAHrtners Deaf Services we are committed to our employees.  We provide great benefits, on-going training, opportunities for advancement and an environment of incredible teamwork and mutual support where ASL is the primary language and Deaf-friendly technology is standard.

Have questions?  Need help with your application?  Contact: PAHinfo@rhanet.org
Glenside: VP: 215-392-2425; V:215-884-9770
Moon: VP: 412-927-4058; V: 724-457-0384