Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN)

Organization/Company Name: 
Addictions Recovery Center
Position Description: 

Are you looking for a career where you can have a positive, direct impact on the lives of individuals in the community - If you are looking for a caring, encouraging work environment - LOOK NO FURTHER, COME JOIN OUR DEDICATED TEAM!

Addictions Recovery Center (ARC) in Medford, Oregon is a private, non-profit health agency providing care in southern Oregon for nearly 50 years.  Our services include detox & sobering services, residential addiction treatment, transition housing, outpatient care, and mental health services. ARC is seeking a qualified LPN to join our team in providing excellent care in a Medically Monitored Detox Unit.

The successful candidates will work full-time in a medically monitored detox unit in collaboration with a multi-disciplinary team of care providers and perform the following duties:

  • Work full-time/day shift under the direction of the Nursing Supervisor and Medical Director;
  • Work in collaboration with a multi-disciplinary team of care providers;
  • Provide withdrawal management and care to patients in advance of entry into residential treatment;
  • Work with clients and the public with a trauma-informed and compassionate approach;
  • Maintain and administer medications as ordered;
  • Maintain accurate patient records and medication logs;
Position Function: 
Clinical
Position Type: 
Full Time
Salary: 
• Starting Wage of $27.00 per hour (with $2.00 per hour night differential); opportunities in wage advancement depending on additional training and experience.
Benefits: 
  • ***$1,750.00 sign-on bonus for the successful candidate (paid in two installments, 50% at three months active employment, remaining 50% at six months active employment).***
  • Health, Dental, Life, and LTD benefits (at no cost for employee)
  • Additional optional benefits: vision, flexible spending account, etc.
  • 401k retirement with employer match & immediate vesting
  • Generous Paid Leave: vacation (17 days), holidays (9 days), sick (9 days), and professional training (20 hours)
  • Qualified NHSC and Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness Employer
Required Education and / or Certifications: 

The successful candidate will have the following knowledge/skills/experience:

  • Graduate of an accredited Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) school of nursing.
  • Current Oregon Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) License.
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) certification.
  • Experience in addictions treatment or similar settings, is preferred;
  • Ability to perform pre-admission medical screening, nursing assessments, and collect other pertinent medical data;
  • Maintain and follow provider orders/instructions;
  • Accurately complete required chart notes and patient records;
  • Professional demeanor and ability to appropriately oversee CNAs;
  • Passion for trauma-informed patient care and service for at-risk and vulnerable patients;
  • Excellent communication and listening skills;
  • Ability to work efficiently with frequent interruptions;
  • Strong organizational abilities;
  • Moderate computer proficiency, including MS office ;
Address: 
1003 East Main Street
Suite 104
Medford, OR 97504
Where Will Work Be Performed?: 
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Position Address: 
338 N Front Street
Medford, OR 97501
Application Email: 
Application Address: 
Addictions Recovery Center
1003 East Main Street
Medford, OR 97504