Outpatient Psychiatric Nurse RN - LPN * in Saint Charles, MO at Compass Health Network

Date Posted: 10/31/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Compensation: $23.00 hourly LPN; $28.00 hourly RN

The outpatient nurse is responsible for the operation of the Medication Clinic. Functions as a case manager for consumers served by medication clinic.  May require travel to nearby clinics for coverage, as needed.  Outpatient clinic hours - Monday - Friday, day/early evenings.  Shared Saturday rotation. 

No overnights/Sundays.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS – JOB SPECIFIC

• Plan, organize and coordinate medication clinic.
• Review medication education sheets with client.
• Function as case manager for consumers needing medication refills.
• Complete necessary documentation regarding medication clinic and psychiatric consultation for consumer records.
• Administer IM medication, dispense sample medications, maintain accurate logs on all medications received and dispensed.
• Work to help complete prior authorizations.
• Maintain list of injections, coordinate ordering and delivery, verify orders are current, and discuss any side effects
• Take vital signs and coordinate prediabetes screening process.
• Broad knowledge and experience with computers.
• Other duties as assigned

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/CORE COMPETENCIES – COMPANY WIDE

• Regularly attends work except for approved absences
• Attends all training as required
• Maintain professional, “champion” behavior
• Provides quality customer service
• Provides services with a commitment to service excellence
• Works in a way that exhibits a commitment to personal excellence
• Team oriented and values diversity

 

 

Job Requirements

EDUCATION

• Associate’s degree in nursing preferred
• Bachelor’s degree in nursing preferred

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION

LPN, RN or GN that must pass the MO NCLEX exam within 90 days of graduation.  Valid driver's license required.

 

Compass Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and an E-Verify participant.